break on through

Scientists Want the FDA to Designate MDMA a 'Breakthrough Therapy' for PTSD

A new study found ecstasy and psychotherapy “significantly decreased” symptoms of PTSD in veterans and first responders.
Matthew Gault

Tired of Sucking in 'Overwatch?' Try Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

A series of bad losses sent an 'Overwatch' player over the edge, until his therapist wife handed him a mood log worksheet.
Samantha Cole
virtual reality

Inside the VR Simulation Where Sexual Assault Survivors Confront an Attacker

Researchers in Quebec say it’s the first virtual reality environment designed to help survivors.
Brigitte Noël
On Edge

This Artist Is Using Drone Music to Help People With Anxiety and Depression

Kristel Jax's drone therapy combines personal stories about mental health and drone music.
Katie Jensen
drone rehab for birds

Therapy Drones Are Helping Injured Falcons Fly Again

How a falconer and a drone got an injured gyrfalcon back in the skies.
Sarah Hewitt

When Veterans Come Home, Many End up on the Farm

Can farming help veterans heal?
Kaleigh Rogers
Donald Trump

Americans Are Flocking to Online Therapy For Post-Election Counseling

Psychologists say more than half of the country was coping with major election stress.
Madison Margolin

Brazil’s Psychedelic Rehab Center Treats Drug Addicts With Ayahuasca

The hallucinogenic tea could curb drug addictions, and act "as your therapist".
Marina Lopes
Luxury Week

I Went to a Therapist for the Wealthy to Find Out How Rich People Deal

There are lots of barriers to mental health care: is money to golden ladder that allows you to climb over them?
Kaleigh Rogers

This Is How Ayahuasca Affects the Brain

The psychedelic therapy comes from a brew that combines vines and leaves.
Madison Margolin
short circuit

Sex Education Is the Next Stage in the Evolution of VR Porn

Adult entertainment companies are now expanding their use of virtual reality beyond awkward sex videos.
Lux Alptraum
mental health

A Psychologist Is Trying to Use Genetics to Predict If Therapy Will Work

A London-based Thalia Eley hopes to find genetic factors that could help advise patients on the best psychological treatment for them.
Stephen Buranyi