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  1. qwerty1234

    No email replies makes me feel taken advantage of.

    I have been emailing old and new friends and past lovers and have not been getting replies back. I feel taken advantage of sand taken for granted and devalued. Any tips for managing these feelings? Thank you!
  2. R

    disability mate crime

    i get friend requests on facebook from people i don’t know, i wonder if they’ve picked up i’m vulnerable and are trying to befriend in order to take monetary advantage last night i had someone really banging on the door, i don’t want to answer when i’m half asleep, but again i wonder if iy’s...
  3. C

    friendships: being taken advantage of

    how can you really know and tell when friends are using you or just keep you as their friend for the sake of it? I've always been that person people can easily take advantage of, I mean I'm overly shy, emotional and naive with every friendship I've ever had I've felt used, when I leave it's as...
  4. L

    Advice

    Hey everyone, I always feel nervous whenever i come here :( I'm attempting to get my life together but this person keeps resisting that chance to move on. I've suffered a relapse. All i want is closure but he's still being selfish by not answering calls and texts a month later. I haven't...
  5. S

    How I can be a better friend in life

    Today I lost a good friend of mine and it hurts I did a lot of things that's messed up to her and I wanna change going further in life I lied to her about little things and big things I don't listen to what she tells me and I lash out when she tells me about myself I have a major problem with...
  6. J

    How do I deal with friend that is asking too many favors?

    I have a best friend named Tom that I have been friend's with since we were babies. Our father's worked together and we have known each others' families our entire lives. My friend is almost like family and he would say the same about me. We were always friends but we became best friends in...
  7. cpuusage

    Is schizophrenia an Evolutionary Advantage/Mechanism?

    Evolutionary Advantage to Schizophrenia? - https://psychneuro.wordpress.com/2010/03/30/evolutionary-advantage-to-schizophrenia/ Schizophrenia genes 'favoured by evolution' : Nature News Schizophrenia, Psychiatric Genetics, and Darwinian Psychiatry: An Evolutionary Framework
  8. Gajolene

    CSA related PTSD, Survivors Guilt

    I've had this a while in my files and wanted to share the quoted text as well as the other links below. Also it is normal for young children to be self-oriented. It’s just the natural way children are. The child thinks mostly of how things impact themselves and they try to figure out what to...
  9. L

    Feeling like people are groping/raping me

    I am tired of people trying to take advantage of me. I am going to name them evil spirits and now they are under God's judgement.
  10. C

    Nottinghamshire

    Nottingham Erewash Mental Health Association – Breakthru Day Centre 1 College Road Long Eaton Nottingham NG10 4NE 0115 9461213 emhaltd@breakthru.fsbusiness.co.uk Monday to Thursday 9.30 - 4.45 Friday 9.30 - 4.30 We run two Day Centres for people experiencing long term Mental Health...
  11. U

    No good deed...

    I'm going to put this experience on this forum because I won't see my doctor for another month and I need some feedback on this. The day before yesterday I went grocery shopping. There was a guy sitting on the sidewalk in the plaza and he was asking for money from passersby. I went into the...
  12. N

    Sabotage

    After four years with someone, it can be said they know your BPD and know how to use it to their own advantage. (At least in my situation) It seems that when he sees I'm happy or content around a family member or someone other than him, he sets out to sabotage it. If I react to him in the way...
  13. calypso

    Recovery Team

    Does anyone have anything good to say about them? After 6 years of acute care, I have finally been put with these people. So she turns up and asks me thousands of questions about my physical health, fills in endless forms on the second visit, where I have to go over everything I have been...
  14. burt tomato

    The 'Moral' Lectures of the hostile voice bearer.

    I sometimes feel there is a voice who gives me lectures of the morals of life. How that my morals are weaker and looser, and that is what separates me and them. Somehow, he has managed to communicate this as a telepathic voice that only I can hear. The advantage is that I have to hear it, and...
  15. Greytabby

    Overwhelmed...

    I am feeling a sense of overwhelming anxiety... My chest aches really bad and my palms are sweating... yet I'm freezing it feels like... It hurts to breathe... I had my heart checked by a cardiologist and he gave me a thumbs up... So it must be stress and anxiety... My appetite is shot... I have...
  16. I

    I've been signed off...

    Sorry if this is the wrong place to post, I'm still pretty new here but I need some reassurance/advice. Last week I went to the doctors and was signed off for a week with anxiexty/stress. Today I went back and the doctor has signed me off for two more weeks. I need to call my HR department to...
  17. ReddishOfRed

    "Bipolar Advantage" - What do you think about this approach?

    Ok, here's another one......... What do you think about this: http://www.youtube.com/user/BipolarAdvantage?ob=video-mustangbase#g/f And this: http://www.bipolaradvantage.com/index.php ? As usual I have started to research this. I haven't gone right through it yet. But it looks like a...
  18. H

    Letter to my doc (BP)

    I am thinking of giving the following letter to my doc tomorrow. I know it is very probably very stupid but it has been in my head for a long time. Please be honest and tell me what you think. This is probably the quickest way to getting myself a new doctor, or new rotating doctors who are...
  19. P

    Bipolar Question

    Hey there, This is just a general question. My gf's mother has been diagnosed with bipolar and has been for awhile. Now she seems to be able to control the effects against her boyfriend, and myself. But not between her daughter. I'm no doctor or anythinng. But if you are able to control...
  20. Rorschach

    MIND

    I thought the first service that should appear in the local forum is MIND. It's up on Harrow Road to the north of the City, a short walk from Westbourne Park tube station and bus depot; it can be easily accessed from Maida Vale, Edgware Road and further South in the borough. They have an...