Anthony Johnson

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How it Feels When the Person You Love Has Depression

I'd never dated anyone who hadn't been on antidepressants, or spent time in a psychiatrist's office. That dark, brooding, introspective type: it draws me in.<p>I used to joke that only men with depression were attracted to me. It was the only experience I'd had, every long-term boyfriend and even the …

What's The Link Between Insomnia And Mental Illness?

Sleep deprivation does strange things to our bodies.<p><i>This article was written by Jo Abbott, from Swinburne University of Technology, and was</i> …

Mental Disorders

The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Lycra lout cyclists, stop! On city streets bikes are for transport, not sport

Ludicrously, it has become de rigeur for commuters on bikes to behave as if they are in the Tour de France. Pedaling along sedately shoud be the norm<p>A sad little statistic rolled out over the Christmas break: Westminster University research finds that of the 3,500 bike riders killed or injured last …

James Franco porn murder film King Cobra finishes shoot

Franco stars as ‘former male escort with a bad temper’ in true story of producer of gay adult films killed at his US home in 2007

Wealth therapy tackles woes of the rich: 'It’s really isolating to have lots of money'

It’s tough at the top. As one psychological counsellor to the 1% says: ‘I am not necessarily comparing it to what people of color have to go through, but …’<p>It’s a rainy Wednesday morning and Clay Cockrell is sitting in his office at Columbus Circle across the street from 1 Central Park West, which …

Foreign Office cleaners disciplined after writing to Philip Hammond for pay increase

A group of cleaners at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office have been put under disciplinary investigation by their employers after raising the issue of their low pay in a letter to the foreign secretary, Philip Hammond.<p>The 14 cleaning staff were sent letters by the FCO cleaning contractor …

The future of vinyl? Selling music as a lifestyle

<b>(CNN) —</b> A quarter of young adults buy records they never listen to, a survey of British music fans discovered last year.<p>Some might take this as baffling or pretentious behavior, but the future of vinyl may rest on its ability to find selling points beyond its basic function as a music format.<p>Having …

Why One of the World's Most Catholic Countries Might Approve Gay Marriage

Ireland’s gay-rights movement has rejected the Church’s authority, even while embracing its values.<p>Last summer, I sat inside Dublin City Hall on a dazzlingly bright day and watched a succession of LGBT choruses from around the world sing their hearts out to an audience that spilled over onto the …

LGBTQI

Lesbian, gay and bisexual seniors face twin fears of old age and homophobia

Older LBG people are more likely to suffer anxiety and depression and resort to tobacco, drink and drugs<p>Old age is a challenge for everyone but even more so for the estimated one million Britons over 55 who are lesbian, gay or bisexual (LGB). They face the double whammy of old age plus …

LGBTQI

Overcoming the Internal Critic

<b>At one time or another, most people have experienced the negative effects of the internal critic. The internal critic is that negative voice that</b> …

'Friends Of Essex' Highlights Black Gay Men's Plight, Paying Homage To Essex Hemphill And Marlon Riggs

Amir Dixon’s new documentary “Friends of Essex” touches on how black gay men grapple with masculinity, identity, sexuality and race.<p>Mirroring the work of Essex Hemphill and Marlon Riggs, the film explores the idea that young black gay men have been failed, paying homage to to both artists and …

On the 'A' w/Souleo: New Book Reflects on Groundbreaking Black Gay Literary Work

In 1986, Joseph Beam gave voice to the struggles and triumphs of black gay men everywhere by editing the anthology <i>In The Life</i>. Included were works by black gay writers, many of whom found their experiences not being fully depicted in literature. Nearly 30 years later Charles Stephens and Steven G. …

LGBTQI

Best US cities for cycling

Why Therapists Should Never Say, “I know how you feel”

The following excerpt is adapted from the fifth edition of the text, Clinical Interviewing (John Wiley & Sons, 6th edition forthcoming in …

Counselling Techniques to Reduce Stress

How do we cope with stress? There are literally thousands of books, articles and websites that cover stress and stress management. However, the …

Are we using antidepressants to paper over the cracks of a fractured society?

The chances are that you know someone who takes antidepressants. Or maybe you take them yourself. If so, you are in good company. More than 50m prescriptions for antidepressants are written in the UK every year and, although not all of the pills will be swallowed – taking into account repeat …

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Gay Divorce Tips: 5 Ways To Make The Process Easier

<b>By Laura Miolla For YourTango.com</b><p>Not too long ago, while driving in the car, my 5-year-old son told me about two of his classmates that got "married” at recess. My older son quickly rebuked him, saying that it wasn't a real marriage. Seeing an opportunity, I asked them what they thought marriage …

'Featuring' Sam Smith, John Newman, Ella Eyre: singing their way to success

The surest guarantee of a hit, it seems, is to put the word "featuring" somewhere on the credits of your song. Of the 40 biggest-selling singles in the UK last year, more than half featured guest vocalists. And while the likes of will.i.am, Aviici and Calvin Harris continued with their …

10 Ingenious Bike Hacks

Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-onssome silly, and some essential.<p>Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-ons—some silly, and some essential.

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Coping With Stress During the Holidays

Often, along with the joy of the holiday season also comes stress.<p>It's not surprising, given all the demands of holiday time, that people often feel …

Contemplating the New Year

<b>Making Meaningful New Year's Resolutions:</b><br>Once again, it's that time of year, New Year's Eve, when people usually take stock of their lives and make …

The Role of the Family Scapegoat in Dysfunctional Families

<b>The role of the child who is designated as the family scapegoat in dysfunctional families is to serve as the identified "problem" in the family. Also</b> …