Rebecca can speak to pitching mental health stories to editors, science writing, mental health reporting best practices and reporting on suicide and trauma.
Rebecca Ruiz is a senior features writer at Mashable and regularly covers mental health. Prior to Mashable, Rebecca was a staff writer, reporter and editor at NBC News Digital; special reports project director at The American Prospect; and staff writer at Forbes. Rebecca has a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and a Master’s in Journalism from U.C. Berkeley. In her free time, she enjoys playing soccer, watching movie trailers, traveling to places where she can’t get cell service and hiking with her border collie.