15+ Comics That Perfectly Describe What Its Like To Have Depression And Anxiety

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Though I’ve been drawing since I was a child, I had fallen out of the habit. This comic was my compromise between drawing an journaling; it helped me record how I was feeling at the time and work through some of the darkness. My comics cover a variety of topics, like love, depression, self-reflection and […]

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Is everything you think you know about depression wrong?

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In this extract from his new book, Johann Hari, who took antidepressants for 14 years, calls for a new approach In the 1970s, a truth was accidentally discovered about depression one that was quickly swept aside, because its implications were too inconvenient, and too explosive. American psychiatrists had produced a book that would lay out, […]

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40+ Things People Dont Realise Youre Doing Because Of Your Depression

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Sarah Schuster is the mental health editor at The Mighty, and she decided to find out how depression manifests itself in ways other people can’t see. Asking community members on The Mighty Facebook page the question: “What’s something people don’t realise you’re doing because you live with depression?” The response was eye-opening. Below is a […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ actor Lena Headey opens up about anxiety on Twitter

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Lena Headey plays Cersei in 'Game of Thrones'.Image: hbo When you’re so used to seeing actors dressed up and in character, it’s sometimes easy to forget that they’re real people too. SEE ALSO: Queen Cersei praises Meryl Streep’s Golden Globes speech in 1 emphatic tweet Lena Headey, who plays Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones, […]

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