Kyle MacDonald

Kyle MacDonald is a psychotherapist, NZ Herald columnist and Nutters Club co-host. His website is psychotherapy.org.nz.

Politics
May 30, 2017

The mental health budget: You know we can't grab your ghost money, Jonathan

The government's budget announcement trumpeted a new $224 million spend on mental health - but is the plan really as impressive as it sounds? Kyle MacDonald digs into the numbers.

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Society
Dec 12, 2016

You've got a friend: How new tools are helping Facebook users help friends in pain

What do you do when someone you're close to on Facebook – or someone you hardly know at all – is talking about suicide or exhibiting signs of acute emotional distress? Kyle MacDonald talks to the head of Facebook's 'Compassion Team' to find out how you can help.

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