This week, a mum became internet famous courtesy of the kindness of a stranger. In the age of dopamine, I think we should examine the motives of this stranger.
In 1900s Australia, mental health was defined by doctors who administered beatings and clamped down on “subversive thoughts”. A league of women fought back with one of the weirdest groups this state has ever seen.
Scott Morrison recently took to social media to promise that he’ll eliminate suicide in this country. As one of the citizens with this “curse”, the PM is way off the mark.
According to the most vulnerable citizens in the state, the Victorian health system is failing to supply sufficient housing to those in need.
I know that mindfulness is an effective tool to save you. From yourself. Empowerment has nothing to do with control and everything with letting go.
According to the findings of a new study, stress alters your brain on the most fundamental level. So, lay off, everyone.
According to a new body of research, the solution to our mental health lies in your garden…unless you grew up in the city, then it’s too late.
Today, three more refugees on Manus Island attempted suicide, including one who wanted to burn himself alive outside the immigration office.
On Tuesday, Scott Morrison will announce yet more funding for mental health programs in schools. However, if Morrison considers this his “key focus”, he’s completely misread the issue.
Pop music is certainly getting darker, as many artists are now writing about the realities of mental health.
The loss of a friend is grief that society dismisses, however, new research believes that the grief is on par with losing a family member.
Beth McMullen’s show ‘Girl, Schminterschmupted’ delves into her own Borderline Personality Disorder. The result is equal parts serious, urgent and very very funny.
Living with depression is a series of macro struggles, not least navigating those who know the status of your mental health. Often, we inhabit two worlds.
Recently, I’ve been struggling with my mental health. For the first time, it seems too much. Don’t get me wrong, I want to live. That’s all I want to do.
While generational labels are nothing new, the term “snowflake millennial” is one of the most acidic. It might roll off the tongue, but it is anything but informed.
Happiness is imperfect, and sometimes false, but it remains the greatest gift that any of us can give to another.
With the pro-gaming industry set to be worth $1.5B by 2020, many are noting the extremely short (and often miserable) careers of those who compete.
In 2018, I discovered that I suffer from depression. But, that’s ok. I’ve learned that help is not an abstract concept, nor is it a manifestation of weakness.
Sadly, another member of the AFP took their own lives. With questions finally being asked about the culture within those walls, I know that there is no easy solution.
According to the official line, radical Islamic thought is the source of terrorism in this country. But what about mental health?
According to a new report, one in four of us are lonely. It’s a growing Australian condition, one that is often hard to measure, but it should be included in the discussion of mental health.
The United Nations called for the refugees on Nauru to be evacuated to Australia. While the Australians spin their wheels on the issue, the need for mental care is pressing.