Isolation Is A Killer. Asking For Help Is All We Can Do

Shawn Henfling speaks about his own battle with depression and an actionable plan for helping others

The Surprising Reason It’s Lonely at the Top

According to Heather Gray, too many smart and successful people buy into the notion that success is ultimately a solo venture and a path that most will have to walk alone.

If It’s Lonely at the Top … Go Fill the Damn Moat

How to shift your perspective, dump the gloom, and become less lonely by re-engaging and igniting your relationships.

Touch Me: How the Experience of Touch Affects Persons with Disabilities

When you think of “touch”, what does it mean? Andrew Morrison-Gurza offers a perspective that most of us have probably never thought of…and definitely should.

Take Back Your Life After Being Rejected

Everyone gets rejected. Here are 3 simple steps to staying health, happy, and in control.

GMP on BBC London: Talking Boys, Emotional Toughness and Reduced Life Expectancy

Mark Greene explains why the damaging culture of male emotional toughness results in men’s reduced life expectancy

Why Is ‘No Homo’ a Guy Thing and Not a Girl Thing? (Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project)

‘We now have a clear and direct through line tying rampant homophobia to resulting grief, isolation, and early mortality in heterosexual men.’

What Good Will Hunting Teaches Us About Men, Shame, and Suicide

“Shame, fear, isolation, addiction. Shame, fear, isolation, addiction. After a few hundred times through the spiral, men will do anything to get off the ride, including suicide.”

Video Games as a Way to Connect with College Men

Aaron W. Voyles looks at the way video games positively impacted a member of his campus community.

It’s Halloween. Is the Kaci Hickox Witch-Hunt Over?

Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.

The Isolation of Depression: How to Reach the Ones You Love?

Shawn Henfling describes the isolation of depression and what you can do to help the people you love.

Why I Hate Bullies

His school days are years in the past, but cruel comments by unthinking teens bring the pain of bullying back for Michael Copperman.

I’m Not the Only One Who Sucks?

Just what sort of company does misery love, anyway?

Guys, Change Your Scenery

The only way to beat the taxing grind is to get out of it, at least for a while.

Beyond Bars: Social Isolation

May 11, 2013 New Folsom Prison. What are the effects of social isolation, and how much endlessly deep punishment can the mind sustain?

The Myth and False Lesson of Independence

Why are we afraid of teaching young people how they relate to the network of human interaction? Why do we value our independence over our dependability?