All In Her Head

I Was Hospitalized Before Doctors Took My Disease Seriously

Women with chronic illnesses are often misdiagnosed with anxiety, depression, or hypochondria instead of receiving the treatment they need. This is Devri’s story.

Are You An Empath?

In an age of unrest, narcissism and social media anxiety, VICE journalist, Hannah Ewens enters the superhuman world of empaths – gifted people who can feel the emotional, mental, or physical state of another person, or animal.
Tonic Explains

We Need to Get Comfortable Talking About Suicide

Suicide is hard to talk about, but we need to. In this episode of Tonic Explains, psychiatry resident, Anita Rao, explains why talking about the details is crucial.
The Therapist / Clip

Katy Perry on Having Suicidal Thoughts

In an emotional interview with Dr. Siri Sat Nam Singh, Katy Perry opens up about the song inspired by having suicidal thoughts, and how music helps her process her emotions.
The Therapist / Clip

Young M.A on Depression and Alcohol Struggles

On this episode of THE THERAPIST, Young M.A discussed how she attempted to cope with her teen depression.
Tonic Specials

The Experimental Ketamine Cure for Depression

Could the club drug ketamine be the best hope for curing chronic depression?
Broadly Shorties

The History of Birth Control

A new study finds that people who use hormonal birth control are more likely to be prescribed antidepressants, but adverse side effects have been known for decades.
Noisey Mental Health

Reunited: A Short Film about Music and the Human Spirit

Noisey meets 93 year old jazz pianist Edward Hardy. Ed was given a new lease of life and relief from dementia and depression.

A Good Day to Die: Fake Funerals in South Korea

We heads to Seoul to find out why so many Koreans are taking their own lives and to experience the "fake funeral" phenomenon.