Dog Loving Woman Works Alone, Saving Dogs From Restaurant

I was on a business trip to Medan, Indonesia with my best buddy last week and we found an incredible woman on our last night. We were having dinner in the street of Medan. It’s like an open chinatown, crowded and a lot of beggars and street musician came to us. Then, an old woman…

Best Things to Say to Someone Who’s Depressed

By Psych Central Staff ~ 1 min read When you find out someone is depressed, it’s tempting to attempt to immediately try and “fix” the problem. However, until the depressed person has given you permission to be their therapist (as a friend or professional), the following responses are more likely to help. The things that…

10 Things to Say (and 10 Not to Say) to Someone With Depression

How to show you care What do you say to someone who’s depressed? All too often, it’s the wrong thing. “People still have such a cloudy idea of what mental illness is,” says Kathleen Brannon, of Herndon, Va. “Sometimes people will say, ‘Oh, you’re depressed? Yeah, I’ve been depressed,’ and you realize just the way…

Suicide Prevention Resources

If you are feeling suicidal, there is hope. You can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255. You can reach the Crisis Text Line 24/7 by texting “START” to 741-741. You can call The Trevor Project, an LGBT crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline, 24/7 at 1-866-488-7386. Head here for a list of crisis centers around the…

A Bomb Hits Russia’s St. Petersburg Metro. Conspiracy Theories Follow.

A Bomb Hits Russia’s St. Petersburg Metro. Conspiracy Theories Follow. The horror of a subway bombing that has killed at least nine is evoking shock—and cynicism. ANNA NEMTSOVA 04.03.17 11:27 PM ET MOSCOW — An explosion killed at least 9 people and injured about 50 adults and children in the metro of Saint Petersburg, Russia,…

St. Petersburg Subway Explosion

10:34 AM ET At least 10 people were killed and dozens more were wounded Monday after an explosive device blew up inside a subway train car in St. Petersburg, according to multiple reports. Authorities in the Russian city are investigating whether terrorism played a role in the deadly blast. Here’s what we know about the…

Last Attempt (?)

For the past few years, I have been really struggling with this thing called depression. So, I was born with this tendency to get depressed. All this time, I never knew that I have depression or anything like that. My father always thought that it’s just a state of the mind. Thus I have the thought of… Feeling like this is normal. I thought that everyone else is struggling like this, have these thoughts in mind, have trouble sleeping, have a very weird appetite, and I thought that it’s normal having to push yourself to do things everytime. I even thought that it’s normal to feel this empty. I thought that it’s fine and it will go away eventually.

The Moon Is Not So Alone

I’ve been using this app… At first, I thought that… It’s probably some kinda AI but, it’s not… It’s an otome game. I never really played otome game… I suck at it… My sister once told me to play Hakuouki and I did… Game over. Really, game over. I died in an otome game. How…