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  1. Not_Crazy_Yet

    Hostel / Hotel / Camping Question

    So if you have read my EU vacation thread you know I am planning a trip to EU/UK this year. So I have been liking at reviews of hostels and hotels along my course of travel. I have had an idea also. I know lots of people backpackers across Europe and it made me think. Are there campgrounds that...
  2. cpuusage

    Social Security Disability Resource Center (American)

    May be helpful for some people - Seems like a very comprehensive, well laid out & helpful resource - SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER - HOW TO APPLY AND QUALIFY FOR SSD AND SSI BENEFITS Although American some of it may be applicable to UK claims, & considering that the UK system...
  3. cpuusage

    This Is Your Brain on Poverty

    This Is Your Brain on Poverty - Scientific American Blog Network
  4. cpuusage

    Killing Schizophrenics

    Killing Schizophrenics - A lot of truth in this article - Killing “Schizophrenics”: Contemporary U.S. Psychiatry Versus Nazi Psychiatry - Mad In America Killing “Schizophrenics”: Contemporary U.S. Psychiatry Versus Nazi Psychiatry "In any society that prioritizes economic efficiency...
  5. cpuusage

    Many Patient Advocacy Organizations Are Funded By Industry

    Many Patient Advocacy Organizations Are Funded By Industry "Susannah Rose and her colleagues recently published a study in JAMA Internal Medicine, which investigated the financial conflicts of interest (FCOI) of patient advocacy organizations (PAOs) in the United States. PAOs include...
  6. Tired Daisy

    I'm American I know my rights

    I was born in the UK I'm half Irish but my spirit was born in the USA ain't no brit in my soul I'm an American thats me and hate when people try tell me different. Just because I'm was born in the wrong body, the wrong country. I ain't who I am here. I'm an American in a brit body, the wrong...
  7. Tired Daisy

    Life after death, reincarnation.

    I was born in Britain but in my previous life I was an American and I still am as far as I'm concerned I don't remember much form my American life, just little bits from here and there. I want to go back right to it. Britain has been shit for me, rejection after rejection My mother dumped me...
  8. cpuusage

    American Psychological Association To Classify Belief in God As a Mental Illness

    American Psychological Association To Classify Belief in God As a Mental Illness [Don't know how true this is? The article is from 2015] American Psychological Association To Classify Belief in God As a Mental Illness "According to the American Psychological Association (APA), a strong and...
  9. cpuusage

    Is the mind just an accident of the universe?

    Is the mind just an accident of the universe? | OUPblog Is Consciousness Universal? - Scientific American
  10. G

    Mental health TV this upcoming week

    Daily 9am, Frasier, Channel 4. The psychiatrist abandons his bar-propping in Boston (a heavily Irish descendant city in the north eastern USA) in favour of presenting a radio show in Seattle (a more Hippie influenced city in the north west). However, his new life is thrown into upheaval when...
  11. Tired Daisy

    I just wanna say....

    I was born in London but I'm a country boy my soul thats inside of me screams out I can't help it because its who I am. I'm American even though I was born in London... not sure if that makes sense. I keep screaming out with my soul but nobody here in the UK knows me at all some reckon that they...
  12. cpuusage

    “Sometimes Embracing Emotional Distress Is the Best Medicine”

    “Sometimes Embracing Emotional Distress Is the Best Medicineâ€￾ Sometimes Embracing Emotional Distress Is the Best Medicine - Scientific American Blog Network “An unfortunate side effect of the biological revolution of psychiatry is in perceiving emotional discomfort as undesirable or bad...
  13. Tired Daisy

    Brits trashing America

    I'm sorry but just got to vent I'm so sick of brit crap against America how there all food junkies who eat nothing but fast fat foods and in the south that there all racist, being a racist is a horrible thing to be accused off and not everybody in the south is a racist the south is a very big...
  14. Y

    Worried for myself and for my boyfriend

    Hi guys. My boyfriend has been acting extremely strange for the past 2 years, and its progressively becoming worse. I've done everything I could to help him, but he absolutely refuses to receive help. We met a few years back, started dating, and were absolutely in love with each other. He was...
  15. Mark_01

    DNA Of Schizophrenic Man

    Three families are currently suing Xytex, a Georgia sperm bank, for failing to inform them that their sperm donor (“Donor 9623”) had schizophrenia and a serious criminal history. This leaves at least 23 children from 15 American, Canadian, and British families with a genetic predisposition to...
  16. Tired Daisy

    How do poeple get offered the chance to go live in America?

    So I'm hearing this a lot and I'm thinking well it was impossible when I wanted to move over there to be with my girl friend that I had at the time and my family. I live in Britain by the way. I'm thinking its because I'm British which is why I don't get that opportunity, I think it is unfair. I...
  17. pepecat

    Why French kids don't have ADHD

    https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/suffer-the-children/201203/why-french-kids-dont-have-adhd In the United States, at least 9 percent of school-aged children have been diagnosed with ADHD, and are taking pharmaceutical medications. In France, the percentage of kids diagnosed and medicated for...
  18. telekinesis

    rough time not mentally but spiritually

    i have been a practicing and faithful Asatruar for about 3 years now. recently within about the past couple months i have discovered i have some native american heritage im about 1/12th Native american overall of two different tribes. also a family member of mine has been practicing and doing...
  19. G

    Mental health TV this upcoming week

    Weekdays 9am, Monk, FOX. Private investigator Adrian Monk, whose obsessive-compulsive disorder and Asperger's enables him to focus on minor details and solve even the most baffling of crime cases Detective drama series set in San Francisco, starring Tony Shalhoub Saturday 7pm, Hoarding...
  20. Not_Crazy_Yet

    ive always been crazy but it kept me from going insane

    Lyrics a from Waylon Jennings song (American country music) ive been up all night off my meds drinking Irish coffee. I feel like I could live this way without anti psychotics. Ive been seeing all kinds of shit that seems like maybe the meds are the enemy. The clouds are clearer than ive seen in...