By Rebecca Ruiz
We're worried about the wrong kind of 'trauma talk' online
Trauma is more widespread than people like to think. We shouldn't be surprised that more people are using the word to describe their experiences.
Crisis Text Line tried to monetize its users. Can big data ever be ethical?
The crisis intervention service had concerns about its financial future, but made a huge mistake.
Crisis Text Line ends controversial relationship with for-profit AI company
The crisis-intervention service acknowledged that users didn't want their data shared.
Stop trying to work in multiple browser tabs. It's terrible for your focus.
Tab hoarding gives the illusion that multitasking is possible, but it's not.
Politics is a huge stressor for some young people. That's a big problem.
Young people say politics makes their mental health worse. We need to know why.
Why mindfulness is the most important skill of 2022
2022 will be full of uncertainty. Mindfulness can help you cope.
What you can learn about people from studying their holiday cards
Minted analyzed 300,000 customer cards and got a glimpse of the national mood.
5 tech habits to start right now for a happier 2022
Tired of feeling like you're going from click to click? These habits will leave you feeling in control and energized.
These activists refuse to surrender to the Supreme Court on abortion rights. Here's their plan.
The Supreme Court is poised to gut Roe v. Wade. These abortion rights activists aren't giving up.
Omicron messing with your mental health? Don't let the anxiety get to you.
Uncertainty can make human beings miserable. Try these coping strategies instead.
What we can all learn from 'trauma dumping' online
The act of unloading trauma online is a symptom of a much bigger problem.
Safe spaces for teens aren’t controversial, they’re critical. Here’s why.
Don't be fooled by the debate over safe spaces.
We can't ignore the role mental health plays in conspiracy theory beliefs
Our solutions for tackling misinformation must incorporate well-being and mental health.
7 skills to help reframe negative thoughts when social media makes you feel lousy
Yes, the algorithms need to change. In the meantime, these techniques can help stop a downward spiral.
Exhausted parents are ready to leave the worst of the pandemic behind them
They've spent the pandemic primal screaming. With vaccines for kids, it's time to safely move forward.
Choose your memes carefully. They might change your mood.
Researchers are trying to understand the power memes have over people.
Perfumed hand sanitizer is the worst, so let's stop using it
Scented hand sanitizer can make some people feel terrible. Here's why.
What happens when people talk to their therapists about conspiracy theories? It's tricky.
Therapists have to summon the emotional generosity that most people have exhausted.
'Ted Lasso' has a question: What kind of man are you?
'Ted Lasso' has thoughts on what it takes to be a good man.
New study of police killings confirms what activists have said for years
Research finds police killings are vastly undercounted.