Mental Disorders

Chester Bennington's widow posted a video of him from 36 hours before his death, writing, "This is what depression looked like to us"

In the weeks since his tragic death on July 20th, Chester Bennington’s widow has shared videos, photos, and touching stories about her late husband …

What We Need To Remember About Lady Gaga’s Fibromyalgia Diagnosis

Ever since I heard “Just Dance” on the radio back in 2008, I’ve been a huge fan of Lady Gaga. I loved her dance-worthy music, outrageous fashion …

Chronic Pain

Demi Lovato Reveals Christina Aguilera ‘Really Inspired’ Her Upcoming Album

When it came to creating her upcoming album, <i>Tell Me You Love Me,</i> Demi Lovato looked back at one of her childhood idols — Christina Aguilera — for …

Christina Aguilera

Man found outside Parliament with a knife detained under mental health laws

A man who was arrested with a knife outside the Houses of Parliament has been detained under mental health laws after a court heard he was trying to …

Crime

Demi Lovato isn't here for the speculation about her sexuality

Last week Twitter had a full-on meltdown when Demi Lovato was spotted holding hands with a woman, DJ-producer Lauren Abedini, in Disneyland. With …

Demi Lovato

Kate Middleton Speaks Out For First Time Since Pregnancy Announcement In New Mental Health Film

The pregnant 35-year-old has bravely has made her first public 'appearance' in an animated video about mental health.<p>Earlier this month, Kensington …

Royal Family

Kate Middleton Wants to Spread Mental Health Awareness to Children

The Duchess of Cambridge joined a campaign aimed at getting schools to teach kids about mental health.<p>The realities of anxiety or depression aren't usually taught alongside the ABCs, but the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families wants to change that. The organization started a …

Parenting

What Mental Health Means To Kate Middleton

In recent years, Princes William and Harry and Kate Middleton have been admirably outspoken about mental health, and thankfully, that doesn't seem to be changing anytime soon.<p>In a video for the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, Kate Middleton explained what mental health means …

Kate Middleton

NDIS rollout targets in doubt because of lack of resourcing, Allan Fels says

Mental health advocate concerned over lack of resources for projected psychosocial disability needs and the increasing use of phone calls to assess eligibility<p>The chairman of the National Mental Health Commission, Allan Fels, has warned that the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) lacks the …

Health Care

Mental Health Patients Are Victims Of Postcode Lottery, Says Labour MP

Half of NHS trusts have cut their budgets for the coming year.<p>Mental health patients are victims of a postcode lottery and are being failed by the government, according to a Labour MP.<p>New figures unearthed by Luciana Berger revealed half of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), which set NHS trust …

Health Care

Joely Fisher on ‘Growing Up Fisher’: Details About the ‘Cathartic’ Memoir She Wrote After Her Sister Carrie Fisher’s Death

Actress Joely Fisher will reveal the painful struggles and glorious highs that came with being a child of Hollywood royalty in her upcoming memoir,</i> …

Entertainment

CIT and Its Limits

Mondays through Thursdays, at 7 AM, a few dozen police officers assemble at the New York Police Academy to receive instruction in how to manage calls …

Mental Health

Honey, I'm Struggling With My Mental Health

I am often asked: What is the best way to share my mental health diagnosis with my child?There is no simple answer to that question. It will depend …

Mental Health

Mental health spending in some regions HALF that of others in unfair postcode lottery

Mental health postcode lottery revealed as figures show some stretched NHS trusts spending half the amount in some areas.<p>Under Theresa May’s …

Mental Health

This Is What It's Like To Hear Voices When You Have Schizophrenia

The video aims to correct misconceptions about the illness.<p>Despite growing public awareness of mental health issues, schizophrenia remains a widely misunderstood illness.<p>According to a new survey from Rethink Mental Illness, 50% of people mistakenly think that schizophrenia means you have a ‘split’ …

Mental Health

This Guy Had The Sweetest, Most Creative Way To Comfort His GF Through Her Depression

Arguably the most difficult part of seeing someone you love go through a period of depression is feeling like there's nothing you can do to help. …

Tell Us What You Want People To Stop Saying About BPD

Tell us (anonymously, if you want) what people shouldn't say to you or about you when it comes to BPD.

Four Boston College Students Attacked With Acid in France

Luckily, they are OK.<p>Four Boston College students studying abroad in France were victims of an acid attack on Sunday, September 17.<p>The <i>Boston Globe</i> reports Courtney Siverling, Charlotte Kaufman, Michelle Krug, and Kelsey Kosten were outside a train station in Marseille on Sunday when a woman …

Boston College

Unexplained disappearance of woman may be linked to psychosis, family fears

After vanishing from Toronto 7 months ago, Shannon Sullivan has been spotted in Europe<p>Shannon Sullivan and Nadine Blum first bonded over a lab …

Which Book Character Do You Feel Represented Your Mental Illness Accurately?

Tell us who got it right.

Books

Kate Middleton Speaking About Mental Health - The Duchess of Cambridge Video

Kate Middleton may be out of the spotlight temporarily as she focuses on her health during her just-announced third pregnancy, but in the meantime, a new video of The Duchess of Cambridge speaking(!!) was released today. In it, KMidd introduces an animation created by the Anna Freud National Centre …

Royal Family

Transcript: Behind Bars with a Mental Illness - September 15 2017

<b>This is a full transcript of 'Behind Bars with a Mental Illness' as presented by Damon Rose and Beth Rose and first broadcast on 15 September 2017</b><p>DAMON- This is Inside Ouch, I'm Damon Rose and with me is Beth Rose - not related.<p>BETH - Hello, have to clarify that, yeah.<p>DAMON - Always have to say …

Mental Health

Infographic: Daily Ways To Improve Your Mental Health

<b>In recent years</b>, there has been a lot of talk about normalizing mental illness, and it has become apparent that our mental health is just as …

Mental Health

30 Years Later: Why Fatal Attraction Never Sat Right with Glenn Close

The film’s star has long been trying to rewrite the thriller’s history.<p>In <i>Fatal Attraction</i>, <b>Glenn Close</b> kicks up a tempest. She plays Alex Forrest, an Other Woman whose affection sours into something more obsessive, a swirling mass of emotion that gets violent when she doesn't get her way. She …

Jessie J reveals secret health issues led her to step away from the spotlight

The singer is making a return after two years out of the public eye<p>September 18, 2017 - 10:38 CEST<p><b>Jessie J</b> has revealed that a secret health battle …

Demi Lovato Wants to Keep Her Sexuality Private: ‘If Ever I Want to Talk About It, I Want It to Be on My Own Terms’

Sorry, not sorry. <b>Demi Lovato</b> opened up in a candid interview about her decision to stay quiet about her sexuality.<p>The “Confident” singer, who has …

Celebrity News

Demi Lovato Refuses To Address Bisexuality Rumors: ‘I Love Who I Love’

Demi Lovato recently sparked bisexuality rumors after photos of her seemingly looking very close to another woman went viral.<p>But over the weekend, …

Entertainment

AffecTech to provide wearable tech for those with mental health issues

Why it matters to you<p>If you're dealing with mental health issues, you're not alone. There will soon be more wearable technology aimed at helping you …

Digital Health

Demi Lovato shared why she doesn’t talk about her sexuality in interviews

Demi Lovato has been in the news a lot lately. She keeps releasing new songs, and we cannot get enough of them. Now, however, Demi Lovato shared why …

Demi Lovato

What can gaming tell us about mental illness? | John Bailey

What does your inner voice sound like, the one that’s reading these words? Play with it. Give it a deep, guttural growl. A chirpy chipmunk trill. Lay …

Mental Health