#mental health

How CINDERELLA and Fairytale Magic Saved Me From Myself

A true story about Cinderella, Fairy Tales, and mental health.

Not Another Teen Novel: THE INFINITE NOISE As A Mirror To My Chronic Illness

One reader finds an unexpected, yet powerful, connection to a character.

How Audiobooks Improve My Mental Health and My Reading Life

How Sylvia Plath Helped Me Overcome Depression and Embrace Uncertainty

12 YA Books About Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Looking for a YA book about OCD? Read on to discover these 12 YA books featuring characters with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

8 Memoirs About Mental Illness Written by People of Color

People of color are grossly underrepresented in discussions around mental illness but these memoirs about mental illness are contributing to the dialogue.

3 Comics To Mark Mental Health Awareness Month

As we move forward in our discussions of mental health, fictional portrayals are finally giving us an honest look at living with mental illness.

10 Picture Books About Anxiety For Children Who Worry

These 10 picture books about anxiety both gently introduce vocabulary as well as offer advice and coping mechanisms for young children.

Comics About Depression That Are Too Accurate To Ignore

Whether or not you struggle yourself, you'll want to pick up these comics about depression to better understand this complex, frustrating mental illness.

The Struggle Is Real: YA Books About Social Anxiety

Dig into these YA books about social anxiety and better understand the sometimes debilitating struggle many endure every single day.