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    Alpha stim machine

    Had a brief episode of psychosis, suffering with feeling emotionally flat and depression like symptoms. Has anyone tried the alpha stim machine and is it worth giving it a go if I have suffered a brief break from reality
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    OCD, overanalysis and paralysis

    I've written about this before, but I want to go into more detail now. I was diagnosed with OCD and even spent a month in a mental hospital last year. Anyhow, the last three months I've been completely paralyzed by a vicious cycle of thinking I can't escape. I am not sure if this is OCD-induced...
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    The Myth of Mental Illness

    Hi psychologists/psychiatrists, I'm new here and don't expect to stay, but I just wrote something on some board and thought it would be interesting to hear a word from a psy: Context: Lonely people asking each other how to deal with loneliness and feeling bad about it. (Sorry about the...
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    Hello, new & need advice

    Hi, i'm a 37 year old mother of two boys. A 16 year old with Aspergers and OCD & a 15 year old with depression & anxiety taking prozac. My partner of 11 years suffers from depression and has been taking venlafaxine 150mg since last Sept. My partner has attempted suicide a few times in the past...