The current education system lends itself to heightened stress levels among staff – and the empowerment of bullies.
Men who see themselves as playboys, and as having power over women, are more prone to poor mental health than those who conform less to traditionally masculine norms, according to a new study.
People given taurine had significantly improved overall mental health symptoms, including those of psychosis, compared to those given placebo.
While some respectable organisations have lists of recommended apps, very few of these apps are supported by experimental evidence.
If you’re an Australian teenager or young adult diagnosed with cancer, there’s good news: overall survival rates are good and getting better. But what can you expect from life after cancer treatment?
Taking antidepressants during pregnancy is linked with various health issues, but stopping taking antidepressants can be even more problematic.
Lie awake and you could be playing havoc with your amygdala.
Plenty of people listen to sad music to make themselves feel better. But new research shows that for people with depression, it can do the opposite – triggering a cycle of negative thoughts.
Celebrating mental health is a great opportunity to make the right changes to keep workers happy – and productive.
Social relationships and political engagement may prevent radicalisation.
The lack of suicide training provided in nursing programmes can leave nurses feeling like there is a risk of further harm to the patient.
The clinical committee reviewing obstetrics services for the federal government's Medicare review said suicide is one of the leading causes of maternal death in Australia. Is that true?
With stigma about mental illness still pervasive, The Boss' frank admission helps shatter some of the most common stereotypes about depression.
It seems that vulnerability is a cost of privilege, and resilience comes as a result of adversity.
Welcome to the world of cloths and materials that change depending on your mood.
It is an illness that runs in families – but there are other factors which go beyond inheritance.
Long after people with dementia have forgotten the names of their loved ones, they can still recall songs they learned in their teenage years.
And the good news is that the treatments may already exist.
Psychological distress among teenage girls has risen by 4% in the past decade.
Amanda Beard, Ian Thorpe, Allison Schmidt, McKayla Maroney – many athletes have dealt with depression after the Olympic Games.