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Visit our Bipolar Disorder Forum for mutual support, information, and friendship while living with bipolar disorder, cyclothymic disorder & mania.
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Borderline Personality Disorder Forum

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Join our Eating Disorders Forum for friendly discussions about anorexia, bulimia, compulsive overeating and binge eating. Everyone is welcome.
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Generalized Anxiety Disorder Forum

Share your experiences with us! We are a forum of people who know what it's like having generalized anxiety disorder. We've experienced it.
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Speak with others who hear voices, share experiences, information and learn about other approaches. This forum is run in association with Intervoice the international community for hearing voices.
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Psychosis Forum

The place to discuss psychosis. Any discussion related to your condition and experiences of psychosis are most welcome!
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Schizoaffective Forum

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Other Conditions and Experiences

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Recovery, Support, and Help

Getting Your Life Back!

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