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After Lobbying by Gun Rights Advocates, Trump Sounds a Familiar Retreat

WASHINGTON — Days after a pair of deadly mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, President Trump…

Catching Waves for Well-Being

Agatha Wallen’s son, Mason, has autism, and when he was 7, she heard about an initiative…

What Drives People to Mass Shootings?

On Monday morning, President Trump made his first televised statement about the mass murders committed over…

How to Give Your Therapist Feedback

As with any relationship, patient and therapist unions aren’t immune to misunderstandings. When conflict appears, addressing…

The Army’s Message to Returning World War I Troops? Behave Yourselves

The shelling stopped on Nov. 11, 1918, sending millions of American soldiers back to the United…

Fifth N.Y.P.D. Officer Since June Dies by Suicide, Police Say

A New York police officer was found dead at his Staten Island home on Saturday after…

‘I Should Be More Careful With Twitter’: Marianne Williamson on Those Mental Health Comments

When the self-help author Marianne Williamson appeared on the presidential debate stage last month, Twitter users…

Need a Mental Health Day? Some States Give Students the Option

Depression and anxiety. The state of the country. Climate change. Mass shootings. Today’s students are grappling…

Suspect in Kyoto Fire Had Criminal Record and Trouble With Neighbors

TOKYO — Moments after a lighter was put to a pool of gas at a renowned…

Feeling Lonely? Perhaps You’d Like to Talk to Some Strangers

When Ankit Shah graduated from college and moved to the Bay Area in 2013, he didn’t…

Do Service Dogs Help Treat PTSD? After Years of Research, the V.A. Still Doesn’t Know

On a sunny October day in 2017, Lara Trump, the president’s daughter-in-law, held a meeting in…

To Help Smokers Quit, Pay Them

Paying people to stop smoking is a very effective method of getting them to quit, a…

‘With Me Nearly Always’: Readers on Emotional Support Animals

ImageHarry has been making Barbara Steinberg feel better for 29 years. CreditBarbara Steinberg Barbara Steinberg says she…

For Sibling Battles, Be a Sportscaster, Not a Referee

Parents in my psychotherapy practice often ask how to make sibling conflict stop. Understandably, they want…

Team Sports May Help Children Deal With Trauma

I wrote last week about finding ways to make sure that sports participation stays fun for…