Beating the winter blues in Norway
One small city might hold the answer to seasonal affective disorder.
Burnout, depression and suicide in medicine: One doctor’s story
Doctors are struggling under an epidemic of depression.
When ‘sati’ became McMindfulness, something got lost in translation
Many of the benefits of mindfulness are little more than hype.
The psychology of wartime trauma
A hundred years from Shell Shock to PTSD
Our emotions, our bodies, ourselves
Women need to own their feelings, not medicate them, says a psychiatrist. We could take this further.
A postcard from the loneliness capital of Europe
Half a million people in the UK spent last Christmas alone.
Beyond sadness, a saving hope
A writer finds there is a remedy for the “black dog” of depression.
A world of depression and suicide
WHO suicide report shows we must stop seeing depression as a disorder of developed world.
Bored? Don’t worry, it might be the start of something brilliant
Boredom has a purpose - it signals that you are searching for new goals.
An end to the madness?
The fifth edition of the DSM psychiatric manual may be the last.
Another victim goes on a rampage
Every horrific shooting is committed by someone who claims to have been bullied.
Wrong diagnosis, wrong medicine won’t cure bullying
Why medical school anti-bullying policies are failing.
Why bullycide is on the increase
Bullying-related suicide will not decrease as long as we glorify the victims with magazine covers and laws in their name.
College blues and the twinkie factor
How should a college professor deal with students' mental health excuses?