E236 - How Can We Better Define “Mental Health”?

Human Factors Cast

Feb 25 2022 • 59 mins

This week on the show, we talk about what the term “mental health” really means and its impact on Human Factors. We also check in with the community about what keeps us excited and motivated about Human Factors and User Experience, how to store research, and our opinions on sign up vs. sign in. Episode Link: https://www.humanfactorscast.media/236 Recorded live on February 24th, 2022, hosted by Nick Roome & Barry Kirby. | Get help with mental health: https://www.mentalhealth.gov/node/18 | News: Researchers call for greater clarity over what constitutes ‘a mental health problem’ https://www.bath.ac.uk/announcements/researchers-call-for-greater-clarity-over-what-constitutes-a-mental-health-problem/ Image Source: Pexels | It Came From: Established professionals - What has gotten you excited about UX and your job in the last quarter? | HitherAndYawn | /r/userexperience Long term archive of research outputs? | fox_91 | /r/userexperience Why is sign-up ultra prominent nowadays but sign-in gets buried? | AdequateElderberry | /r/userexperience | Follow Barry: https://twitter.com/Baz_k - Follow Nick: https://www.twitter.com/Nick_Roome - Follow Brian: http://www.briancmcdonald.com/ - Follow Blake: https://www.instagram.com/dontpanicux/ - Join us on Discord:https://go.humanfactorscast.media/Discord | Thank you to our Human Factors Cast Honorary Staff: Michelle Tripp | Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast - Buy us a coffee: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/hfactorspodcast - Human Factors Cast Merchandise Store: https://www.humanfactorscast.media/p/Store/ - Follow us on Twitch: https://twitch.tv/HumanFactorsCast - Follow us on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/HumanFactorsCast - Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast - Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/HFactorsPodcast - Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HumanFactorsCast - Our official website: www.humanfactorscast.media | Our tools and software: https://www.humanfactorscast.media/p/resources/ - Our Ethics Policy:https://www.humanfactorscast.media/p/ethics-policy/ - Logo design by E Graphics LLC: https://egraphicsllc.com/ - Music by Kevin McLeod: https://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/ | Take a deeper look into the human element in our ever changing digital world. Human Factors Cast is a podcast that investigates the sciences of psychology, engineering, biomechanics, industrial design, physiology and anthropometry and how it affects our interaction with technology. As an online source for human factors, psychology, and design news, Human Factors Cast is your essential resource for new, exciting stories in the field. | Disclaimer: Human Factors Cast may earn an affiliate commission when you buy through the links here. |