Mental health

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Mental health.

Video playlists about Mental health

All kinds of minds

9 talks • 2h 11m
These powerful stories shatter preconceived notions about mental illness, and pose the provocative question: What can the world learn from different kinds of minds?

The struggle of mental health

12 talks • 2h 37m
Depression, schizophrenia, suicidal feelings—too often, these experiences stay private. These speakers who've struggled with mental illness boldly share their stories, in hopes that others don't feel so alone.

Overcoming depression

5 talks • 1h 17m
Depression is an illness that many suffer alone. These speakers bravely share their own stories -- and how they recovered.

Let's end the silence around suicide

4 talks • 58:48
It's easy to suffer in silence, not knowing what to say to whom. These brave, honest talks suggest ways to open up, talk about it and seek help — as well as ways to offer it.
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Exclusive articles about Mental health

5 ways to build lasting self-esteem

Everyone is in favor of high self-esteem — but cultivating it can be surprisingly tough. Psychologist Guy Winch explains why — and describes smart ways we can help build ourselv...

7 ways to practice emotional first aid

Psychologist Guy Winch lays out seven useful ways to reboot your emotional health … starting right now. You put a bandage on a cut or take antibiotics to treat an infection, rig...
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