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Mental Health Issues and Experiences

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Bipolar Forum

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

Visit our forum to talk about the issues of living with borderline personality disorder with our members who know what it's like.
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Dementia Forum

A forum about living with and supporting people with dementia including Alzheimer's.
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Depression Forum

Talk with people who also know what it is like to experience depression. Together we get through it.
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Dissociation, Depersonalisation and Derealisation

Friendly discussions on experiences of Dissociation, Depersonalisation and Derealisation.
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Eating Disorders Forum

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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Hearing Voices Forum

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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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Forum

Visit our OCD Forum for discussions on living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. We live with OCD so we know what it's like!
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Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia Forum

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Personality Disorders Forum

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Our phobia forum connects people who experience phobias for mutual support and learning techniques to overcome them.
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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Forum

Discuss here issues around post traumatic stress disorder
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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

A place for people diagnosed with Schizoaffective disorder to share experiences and to offer advice and support amongst one another.
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Schizophrenia Forum

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Self Harm Forum

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Social Anxiety Forum

Visit our social anxiety forum to speak to people who know what it's like having social anxiety or phobia. Everyone is welcome.
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Substance Abuse Forum

Visit our forum for friendly discussions on substance abuse issues, including alcohol, street drugs, prescription drugs or medication, dual diagnosis.
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Other Conditions and Experiences

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Recovery, Support, and Help

Getting Your Life Back!

Tell us what recovery, resilience, self help, treatments, support and services has or hasn't worked for you! Recovery is about people being able to take up their lives again.
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Help with CMHTs, complaints, confidentiality.
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