Employers need to move beyond promoting mental health to preventing psychological harm at work.
The longer someone is unemployed, the worse their mental health gets and this can also hinder them from finding another job, research shows.
Australian discrimination laws offer some protection for employees wanting to disclose their mental illness, but it doesn't make the decision any easier.
There is only so much trauma an individual can endure before it causes long-term problems for mental health, cognition and behaviour.
A survey has found more reports of discrimination than positive treatment of job seekers with a mental illness.
An endless stream of self-obsessed selfies could signal your narcissistic streak.
Senator Ted Cruz recently stated that he spanks his five-year-old daughter for lying. Spanking kids can cause tremendous damage to kids' mental health – even if it is an occasional light rap.
One of the UK's most senior nurses has been forced to apologise after publicly attacking professional practice. Here's the case for the defence.
Even though mental illness is consistently associated with criminal behavior, these conditions are largely undertreated in our prison system.
Some clinical perfectionists avoid or procrastinate because they fear not being able to meet their desired standards.
I have been ringing Lifeline since I was 12 years old. I'm now 47, and I still call Lifeline around every Christmas – but for better reasons than before.
Yorkshire Ripper may be moved from Broadmoor Hospital to a regular prison. Does that mean he's well?
The reforms announced today have the potential to change this appalling situation. But ultimately they should be judged on the outcomes they achieve for patients.
Rest is an elusive concept, but new research will hopefully nail it down
A drug to treat loneliness may be on the cards. But would we want it?
Gardening can tackle stress, low self-esteem and depression.
These innocuous-on-the-surface comments and actions take a psychological toll on marginalized groups. Here's why they're a part of campus debates on race.
Severe mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and dementia are disorders that are ultimately traced to brain function, and not the manifestations of individual weaknesses.
The unpleasant feelings of loneliness are subjective. Researchers have found they are less related to the amount of time spent alone and more related to the quality of relationships.
Despite the many people with mental illness who go to prison, successful defences of mental impairment are rare. But this is not a 'get out of jail free' card and should be more accessible.