Sad songs help us deal with grief more effectively than listening to upbeat music, a study has found.
For the millions of people who deal with the misunderstood condition, bipolar disorder is not a joke.
Psychologists have warned too much money is spent researching biological factors for mental illness when it is mostly caused by life events.
Scientists say they have conclusive evidence that changes to a gene called SETD1A can dramatically raise the risk of developing schizophrenia.
Tech and mindfulness entrepreneur Rohan Gunatillake says we should get tech to work for us.
Scientists have linked numerous activities with preserving brain power in the elderly - but using a computer seems particularly effective.
Depression may have kept our primitive ancestors alive, scientists theorise.
Meet the scientists who are hotwiring the brain to treat depression.
A long-running study into people's blood pressure and brain performance has turned up a surprising finding...
Scientists say that a 2015 study showing flaws in psychology research was itself riddled with errors.
My dad killed himself when I was 13. He hid his depression. I won't hide mine, writes Amy McDowell Marlow.
Agony aunt Virginia Ironside advises an anxious woman to give group therapy a try... quietly.
Intricate adult colouring books are the latest lifestyle craze to grip the United States.
Results of trials suggest the test could be 93 percent accurate.
A study has found that the long-term risk of suicide increases three-fold among adults who have had concussions.