The US has seen a boom in demand for student surveillance software to protect children from harmful behaviour. The rest of the world needs to start thinking about its ramifications for our children - and the larger future of mental health.
The theme for this year's World Mental Health Day is inequality. Look no further than the flow of money into the sector.
Mission 1k is a vital, slightly scary, and incredibly exciting campaign to reach 1,000 paying readers and make Sanity by Tanmoy financially sustainable.
Food was the only form of pleasure I allowed myself without guilt. I am afraid I am losing it, and I don't want to.
Psychiatrist and conflict medicine expert Joseph El-Khoury grew up in Lebanon during the country's bloody civil war. "It's not just about a country falling apart," he says of the tragedy in Afghanistan. "It's about people."
Step 1 of understanding mental health and trauma in conflict zones: People living through war don't just want to talk about war.
My fantasy is to be able to choose my grief. I want to mark as spam all the grief in the world that I cannot handle. But grief born on the internet doesn't care for my fantasy.
Are we creating a culture where celebrating healing and recovery is ridiculed and demonised?
Mental health diagnoses are often attacked for being unscientific, oppressive, and prone to abuse. But for many, they remain the only route to dignity and sanity.