We often hear reports of the effect of social media on teens' mental health. So what does the science say about it?
Recent legal changes may not be enough to improve conditions in controversial police mental health detentions.
Residents may be right to fear for their lives.
While we appreciate an actor's craft on the stage, the deep emotions they draw on in performance take their toll on mental health. Actors need to "take off" their characters to return to normal life.
Instead of trying to help people with disability overcome their limitations, we should be harnessing their strengths in the workplace. This will improve their health and mental well-being.
Postnatal depression in men is starting to be recognised, but mental health services aren't geared up to help this group.
According to a new analysis, the number of US teens who felt "useless" and "joyless" grew 33 percent between 2010 and 2015, and there was a 23 percent increase in suicide attempts.
New research suggests many autistic people feel they have to hide their true selves.
Several studies suggest that suicide rates in the US vary along geographic patterns.
Angiolini review calls for fundamental changes to police practice in the 21st century.
Hollywood pushes a fantasy version of what neuroscience can do in the courtroom. But the field does have real benefits to offer, right now: solid evidence on what would improve prisons.
While research indicates there are likely to be fewer female psychopaths than male, this may be because their traits are less visible than their male counterparts.
The debate on spanking is over. Scientific studies consistently show that it is harmful to children, increasing the likelihood of mental health problems and antisocial behaviours.
Stillbirth deeply and profoundly affects parents and families. Here are five actions in response to this hidden tragedy.
Long after the hurricane's over and the power comes back, residents can still experience lasting mental health issues.
There are several 'gendered risks' in assisted suicide that challenge the idea that women will always be acting autonomously.
Reaching out for reassurance every time you have a doubt, or problem, might seem helpful in the short term. But learning to face uncertainty is essential to managing our mental health.
Born and raised in poor circumstances, many South African police officers find themselves in the job after original aspirations slipped beyond reach.
People working in caring professions are not superhuman.
Artworks in The Big Anxiety festival in Sydney shine a light on life from an autistic point of view, emphasising sensory experience.