Mental health typically isn't a topic to take lightly, but these bizarre innovations in psychology and psychotherapy toe the line between tasteful humor and downright absurdity.
From robot psychotherapists to artistic mental health signs, TV shows about mental illness and social networking for the mentally ill, there's a wide range of topics covered in this slideshow. Click and enjoy.
Implications - Although once considered a taboo topic to be pushed under the rug, mental health is increasingly becoming an issue that is brought to light. Society's greater acceptance of, and willingness to openly discuss, psychological issues and their impact on the world is a strong indicator of how we are increasingly becoming more attuned to superior prevention and treatment measures.
From Robot Psychotherapists to Disturbing Self-Help Ads
Making Mental Health Cool
'Celebrity Psychings' Psychoanalyzes Loony A-Listers
Social Networking For The Mentally Ill
Controversial Support Sites
TweetPsych Reveals What Your Tweets Say About You
MindMentor The Future Of Mental Healthcare
Shrinks For Affluenza, Sudden Wealth Sydrome
Psychological Career Commercials
CareerBuilder Ad Shows Top Reasons to Change Jobs
Give Your Brain a Mental Tune Up at Lumosity
TV Shows About Mental Illness
'United States of Tara' Deals with Dissociative Identity Disorder
Internet Addiction Official Mental Illness
Disturbing Self-Help Ads
RoSana Psychological Counseling Evokes Exorcist in You
Psychology of Happiness Tests
Identifying Fake Smiles
Artistic Mental Health Signs
Musings for Mental Health by ‘The Ghost' of We Kill You