Research from a unique natural experiment shows how strict ideas about masculinity can emerge when men vastly outnumber women.
Traditional treatments for PTSD, such as talk therapy and medication, do work for some veterans. But service dogs can make a difference when those methods fall short.
QAnon followers are different from the radicals I usually study in one key way: They are far more likely to have serious mental illnesses.
Our new research has found that for some people, having certain personality traits seems to have offered some level of protection during these difficult times.
Mothers' well-being is crucial for children to flourish, but maternal mental health has suffered during COVID-19. Successful pandemic recovery for mothers and families depends on four factors.
After a year of COVID-19 lockdowns, lack of focus, irritability and restlessness don't necessarily point to an ADHD diagnosis. Consider some of these common causes of these symptoms, and ways to cope.
The mental health effects of the pandemic will likely outlive COVID-19. The goal should be to target mental health symptoms early in order to decrease major long-term effects.
People with schizophrenia are almost three times more likely to die from COVID-19 than those without the serious mental illness, making it second only to age as a risk factor for mortality.
Beyond the 'literature of madness,' the narratives about mental and physical health published today explore the interdependence of bodies and their environments.
Summer programmes should focus on physical activity, socialising, and being creative – not school work.
Unless you've lived through it, it's hard to understand how stressful a catastrophic flood can be - both in the moment and long after the event. That's especially true for vulnerable populations.
The legal order has struggled under a veil of invisibility for years. But research shows it provides better outcomes for many vulnerable children
People who had experienced childhood maltreatment had higher risk of mental health problems, including depression, ADHD and schizophrenia.
Research on the brain's development could help explain why mental health problems often arise first during adolescence.
Can college professors rap their way into academic publishing? One professor makes an album to prove they can.
Whatever it is that triggers you, the goal is to find the balance between using the news to stay informed and not becoming overwhelmed.
Even a short walk in nature can relieve mental fatigue and anxiety. With most of us living in cities, we need urban parks more than ever to take care of our well-being during the pandemic.
In Nigeria, the unmarried, the unemployed, the less educated and those from the northern parts of the country were most susceptible to psychological challenges associated with COVID-19 lockdown.
Community oversight, hard caps on days permitted in structured intervention units and penalties could save lives in Canada's prisons.
Repurposing derelict Victorian canals could boost people's mood and their physical activity levels.