mental-illness

Why Did We Evolve to Be Depressed?

It might sound counterintuitive, but depression might well have served an important evolutionary function — and although it almost certainly doesn’t feel like it, it could still be helping us now

The People Who Dream of Being Amputees

People who suffer from BIID — Body Identity Integrity Disorder — go through life believing their arms or legs don’t belong to them. How far will they go to feel ‘complete’?

These Free Therapy Worksheets Could Save Your Mental Health During Quarantine

Before lockdown, therapists didn’t recommend using these tools without them. But now, with more and more people uninsured and broke, they’re proving to be a lifesaver.

Why Finding a Therapist Without Insurance Is a Kafkaesque Nightmare

When you don’t need a hospital and don’t have $200 an hour for support, the healthcare system has entirely screwed you over