By Dr. Robin Stern 10 min read
Dr. Robin Stern, a psychoanalyst of 30 years, describes what gaslighting is, the history of it, and its effect on those experiencing it.
By Patrick Sauer 11 min read
Dr. Stephen Seager, author of the astounding book 'Behind the Gates of Gomorrah: A Year with the Criminally Insane,' joins Patrick Sauer for a conversation about violence and reform in state mental hospitals.
By Cara Cannella 5 min read
In "The Midnight Disease: The Drive to Write, Writer's Block, and the Creative Brain," Alice W. Flaherty offers statistics supporting the association between mood disorders and the creative muse, stating that writers are ten times more likely to be manic-depressive than the rest of the population, and poets a staggering forty times more likely. Last week’s launch of OK2Talk, a new public service announcement (PSA) campaign featuring teens and young adults opening up about their experiences with mental illness could be just the catalyst struggling young people, including young writers, need to communicate their own symptoms and fears and find effective help.