Stories on the intersection of mental health and culture.
A World Cup winning coach tells me why sport's most sacred trait - mental toughness - is also its most dangerous.
Freudian psychoanalysis and cognitive behavioural therapy have been at war over the soul of therapy. Can the rise of technology deliver a winner?
What in the name of the father, the son, and the holy ghost is happening to me?
Seventy years ago, my grandaunt was 'possessed' by an evil spirit. The haunting continues all around us.
Six readers weigh in on the complex present and ideal future of mental health. Keyword: acceptance.
Suicide cannot be a metaphor to describe (sporting) blunders. The game I love needs to take the lead.
Long Covid has sparked a culture war between survivors and medical experts over what constitutes 'trustworthy' scientific evidence. This is the story of how it could be disproportionately affecting women, seen through the eyes of a two-time Covid survivor.
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.
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.