Refusing to go to school is a legitimate psychological problem, one that leads to serious psychological problems later in life. So, why are we just hearing about it now?
Sarah Hanson-Young might have faced workplace harassment, but she’s merely the latest example. It should be treated as what it is: a public health issue.
She was a central figure in bringing the crimes of Malka Leifer into the light. However, the story of Dassi Erlich goes far beyond that.
On my recent travels to Sri Lanka, I discovered something. The key to a good life is embracing the bad.
Alzheimer’s disease is growing with our ageing population, but with no real preventative cure available, we’re all looking to science fiction.
It may be a legitimate form of torture, but can you actually perish from a lack of sleep? One subject endeavoured to find out.
According to a long-established system, the higher your disease sits on a list, the greater funded treatment you will receive.
Scientists have discovered not just the physical location of anxiety in the brain, but they’re engineering ways to treat it at the source.
Due to numerous studies, many Australians are not getting enough sleep. Here’s how to put that problem to bed.
Over in the UK, one study discovered that a robot aced a common counselling technique. In fact, participants found it much easier speaking to someone who they feel won’t judge them.
I’ve long managed my own condition, but now with my daughter facing her own, we’re discovering plains anew, in spite of our genes.
Sarah Wilson attempts to articulate the vague expanse of anxiety in her new book, but whether it succeeds, depends on your subjectivity.
New research has revealed that young couch surfers may actually be worse off than those sleeping rough.
Dementia is not just a leading cause of death in this country, it is also a condition that demands a rethink. One town on the south coast is doing just that.
The Rock is a man who has everything. This morning, he very publically stated that he suffered from depression. We should all take a note.
Depression, I’ve discovered, never goes away. However, recognising that, matters. It’s ok not to be ok.
According to a recent report, more than half of those killed by police possessed some sort of mental illness. Education and training for new recruits is sorely lacking.
One recent study made a staggering discovery, in that depression differs between male and female. As a result, differing treatment may be needed.
According to the findings of a new study, stress actually alters your brain on the most fundamental level. So, lay off, mum.
With Brain Awareness Week around the corner, it’s probably a good idea to reflect on our brain health, and the ways that we can better look after it. We only get one, y’know.
Epigenetics is the latest scientific theory that believes that the trauma we suffer can be passed on to our children on a biological level.
Yes, we’re all stressed, burned out and tense. However, a quick dose of happiness is five easy steps away.