Five on Friday 2018

Dear Readers, Another year of musings on mental health From the gut biome to the unintended consequences of focusing on resilience From explorations of gun violence and suicide to the teenage brain,... Read More

Suicide and the Holidays

Suicide is more common around the holidays, right   Wrong It is a myth that suicide rates increase around the holidays Perhaps because we hope that the holidays will be a time of enhanced... Read More

2018 Home Office Challenge

My goal with Five on Friday is to raise awareness about mental health by opening conversations that link mental health topics to our everyday lives Thus was born the 2017 Headlines Challenge For... Read More

The Happiness Industry Makes Me Sad

I am all for being happy Who isn't  But the happiness industry That's another thing altogether     The happiness industrial complex promises that bliss will be found when we get our... Read More