Could 13 Reasons Why start a wave of suicide contagion among young adults?

On March 31, a long awaited show was released exclusively on Netflix. Since airing, 13 Reasons Why has maintained its spotlight, receiving reviews from both ends of the spectrum  While many rave and suggest their friends watch the show, mental health professionals beg to differ. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JebwYGn5Z3E The Netflix series is the story of Hannah Baker,… Continue reading Could 13 Reasons Why start a wave of suicide contagion among young adults?

Why “smart pills” are more dangerous than you thought

I've been there. You've been there. Its the day before a huge test and you feel like you know nothing. All the studying you meant to do earlier was categorized as "less important" and put off. But now, here you are, 24 hours before and you're sure you're going to fail. Stress, anxiety and hopelessness… Continue reading Why “smart pills” are more dangerous than you thought