mental health

Genderqueer patients aren't often represented in discussions of anorexia and bulimia, but research shows that body image, gender and eating disorders are deeply connected more

Jan 31, 2018 4:43 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 3 Comments


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Universities are beginning to offer courses on positive psychology and happiness more

Jan 30, 2018 4:54 PM News

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Jan 15, 2018 3:49 PM Life

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Samuel Engelking

"Every time I had a panic attack, cutting was a daily thing. Some scars have healed and are barely noticeable, but there are ones that will be there forever." more

Jan 3, 2018 4:33 PM Love Your Body

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Sep 12, 2017 11:34 AM Life

Nature therapy is an under-emphasized aspect of modern psychiatry, but new studies suggest even mild increases in exposure to trees can result in lower levels of depression more

Aug 8, 2017 12:31 PM News


Shantal Otchere

Our education system seems no more prepared to support LGBTQ students of colour than the city is to understanding their existence more

Jun 29, 2017 4:16 AM News 3 Comments


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"It's not like a genius pill that's going to automatically make you a scholar. It just makes you get your work done a bit faster, allows you to concentrate more." more

Apr 5, 2017 6:09 PM Education 1 Comments

Cross-Canada series screens movies all night to raise awareness about mental illness more

Apr 5, 2017 2:00 PM Movies & TV


Peace Collective

The fundraiser for CAMH breaks down the stigmas associated with mental illness more

Mar 29, 2017 1:09 PM Life

Long waiting lists and expensive therapy fees are driving those suffering from mental illnesses to seek solutions outside the healthcare system more

Mar 7, 2017 12:31 PM News

Porn, online dating, hookup culture – you’d think they’d shape a generation that’s promiscuous, but many Millennials aren’t having sex at all. Young locals tell us why more

Feb 9, 2017 9:05 AM Love and Sex 23 Comments

The idea that you can fight mental illness just by talking about it is inherently wrong more

Jan 25, 2017 1:24 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 25 Comments


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Researchers are concerned that social media and internet addiction – all activities Bell promotes and sells – could be causing harm, but sure let's keep tweeting that stigma away more

Jan 25, 2017 10:55 AM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 15 Comments

Real-life couple Tom Cullen and Tatiana Maslany dig deeply into their troubled characters more

Nov 30, 2016 1:29 PM Reviews

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Sep 22, 2016 8:12 AM Life


Danny Liao

Maria Bamford: She's survived a nervous breakdown, the fickle comedy industry and cult status. Now she's happier, and funnier, than ever. more

Sep 21, 2016 8:00 PM Comedy


Michelle da Silva

FoodShare’s horticultural therapy program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health gets to the root of things more

Sep 20, 2016 9:40 AM News

Just don't call it art therapy: patients become active artists at Creative Works Studio more

Mar 5, 2016 8:00 AM Features