Rachel E Menzies is a clinical psychologist, a research fellow at the University of Sydney, and the director of the Menzies Anxiety Centre. Her books include Mortals: How the Fear of Death Shaped Human Society (2021) and Free Yourself from Death Anxiety (2022). She lives in Sydney, Australia.
How to get more comfortable with death
Angst about mortality is part of being human, but if it’s interfering with your life, there are proven ways to dial it down
by Rachel Menzies
How to tell whether you’re being careful or giving in to anxiety
It’s not always easy to tell what’s a sensible safeguard, and what’s an anxiety-fuelling habit. A few questions can help
by Jemma Todd, Amelia Scott, Rachel Menzies & Louise Sharpe