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Awesome Mental Health

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A curated list of awesome articles, websites and resources about mental health in the software industry.

Mental health is a level of psychological well-being or an absence of mental illness. It's the psychological state of someone who is functioning at a satisfactory level of emotional and behavioural adjustment.

Mental health includes subjective well-being perceived self-efficacy, autonomy, competence, inter-generational dependence, and self-actualization of one's intellectual and emotional potential, among others.



Articles, posts and papers on mental health in technology.


Conferences spreading the word of the importance of mental health awareness and self-care in the software industry.

  • Anxiety Tech - Learn how to advocate for mental health at work, how technology can be better designed to support mental health, what technologies are already working to help those who suffer with mental illnesses, and how you or your company can be leaders in this field.


Meetup groups all around the world focusing on mental health in the software industry.


Organizations bringing mental health awareness to the software industry.

  • Compassionate Coding - Compassionate Coding combines the effective practices of agile software development with a focus on empathy and the latest in positive organizational psychology.
  • Hack Mental Health - The intersection of mental health and technology.
  • InfoSanity - Mental health in the hacker community.
  • Mental Health Knowledge Base - GitHub-based project and website that encourages a diversity of views regarding mental health.
  • MHPrompt - Let's start a conversation about mental health in tech.
  • OSMI - Open Sourcing Mental Illness is a non-profit, corporation dedicated to raising awareness, educating, and providing resources to support mental wellness in the tech and open source communities.


Podcast episodes with «mental health awareness in the software industry» as the main theme.


Talks and presentations about mental health awareness and other testimonies and experiences in the software industry.


Please see CONTRIBUTING for more details. Here you have the alphabetical list of contributors of this repository.



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Code of Conduct is adapted from the Contributor Covenant.