Tag: mental health

Maria Clara Liuzzi

The perks of being at home – how to look at...

For sure, this will be a year to remember for all of us: a 2020 characterised by the harsh reality of the Covid-19 pandemic,...

PhD Life: The Triad for Success

Undertaking a PhD, especially in a new environment, can be a difficult task. New workplace, new people, new working environment and new ways of...

Mental health in research: What if we can’t cope on our...

This is the last in a short series of articles about mental health in research, adapted from a project Marta Oliveira, Laura Breimann and Lorena...

5 tips to take care of yourself during your PhD

We all experience stressful times during our PhD which can be fuelled by failing experiments, guilt for taking time off, jealousy of successful colleagues...
Let's talk about mental health

Let’s talk about mental health

Our mental health fluctuates as our life changes. We all have times when we feel down, stressed, or angry, and most times these feelings...

7 reasons why we get stressed during our PhD

PhD students have a 2.43 times higher risk of developing a psychiatric disorder than the rest of the highly educated population. Females and gender-nonconforming...

Mental health in the lab: “The person next to you might...

by Caitriona Tyndall According to the NHS 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience mental health problems each year. Mental health is stigmatised...

Downloadable poster guide: Mental Health During Your PhD

A few months ago a tweet by Dr Zoë Ayres (@ZJAyres) went viral, with thousands of retweets and comments. It was an image of...

Feeling overwhelmed by academia? You are not alone

A study recently published in Nature Biotech reported that PhD and master’s students worldwide have rates of depression and anxiety that are six times...

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