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  1. B

    paranoia or maybe not

    Hello, it's me again but I really need some help. I've been socially isolated for many years, I have a few friends with whom I spend time together from time to time but I don't consider it really socialising, I'm pretty much alone all the time. I've been bullied all my life, excluded by my peers...
  2. C

    Dialectical Behavior Therapy

    Hi guys hope you are all doing okay I recently came across something called DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy) and was wondering if anyone here has tried this? It is specifically for people with borderline personality disorder and/or intense emotional issues. You can read more about it here...
  3. spoon-racoon

    self harm creeping up again

    I was clean for a while--about 10 months or so. but since school started up I started having a bit of self-harming behavior, nothing serious I thought. as time goes on though I've started to revert back to old behavior, but it's so different with roommates because they worry and I can't hide it...
  4. L

    Is it bipolar and what can I do?

    Hi all, I am a newbie here and so glad to have found the site. I know that I need a professional diagnosis however I have to start somewhere and I also would like input on how to get to that professional diagnosis/help. I am posting today about my spouse. In general he is a sweet, loving, and...
  5. H

    panic attacks coming back

    I have had panic attacks in the past and they resulted in me needing to hold someone's hand to calm down. I have them to the point of my heart racing, my hands sweating, my arms numb and feeling like i am not in control of them, my vision goes blurry and i feel like time has slowed down...
  6. J

    Unable to stop doing things which can get you in trouble.

    Does anyone exhibit stalker behavior when a significant loved one, family member, or friend ceases to talk to you? The person exhibiting the behavior knows it is wrong and dangerous but they do it anyways. Partly because of the excitement it generates coupled with moments of seeing the...
  7. O

    Love put me in a mental asylum for a month

    First of all I would like to say hi to all of you wonderful people who offer help to random strangers for the sake of well being. About 3 years ago I was admitted to a psychiatric institution. Stayed there for about a month. The symptoms I was showing prior to admission were the following...
  8. Iamsoconfused

    Is it you, or is it me?

    Is it a BPD thing, to feel wronged and slighted by pretty much everyone? I'm just wondering if I am going to feel this way about everyone, as sometimes I think it's just the people I am with, that totally suck. I know BPD's are hypersensitive, but how are you supposed to know when it's you, or...
  9. I

    BF BP behavior, I'm confused

    Hi all, I am new to this. I am looking for some insight to understand what has happened. Was it an episode, was it mania or depression? My BF who has been diagnosed BP only recently started Lithium but admitted he was forgetting to take as prescribed. we moved in together very recently and while...
  10. M

    Hi, i'm new, never been on a forum before, I have questions

    Hi, I have BPD, diagnosed last year, I am in a relationship coming up 1 year, need to know if my partner will get sick of my behavior and leave me ?
  11. Cry-Baby

    DBT Skill - "Safe Place Visualization" [COPING TECHNIQUE]

    A dialectical behavior therapy technique that I find useful (I created this using a reference from my DBT workbook):
  12. I

    Should I contact my friend's doctor regarding his depression and meds?

    So I have a close group of friends. One of them has probably had depression for a little while but has only recently sought professional help. I'm not to familiar with his medical history but I know that he was recently prescribed antidepressants. Since being prescribed the meds (under...
  13. D

    drug-induced psychosis and religious obsessive compulsive disorder

    Hello everyone, I'm a guitarist with a passion for singing and writing. I used drugs of all sorts for 10 years then got drug-induced psychosis wherein I thought I was going to die and had self-harm behavior. This hasn't been easy as I also have religious obsessive compulsive disorder wherewith I...
  14. C

    Dialectical behavior therapy?

    Is this an intense/extensive treatment process and something you have to stick to? Does it really help?
  15. cpuusage

    Science Confirms That People Absorb Energy From Others

    Science Confirms That People Absorb Energy From Others - Science Confirms That People Absorb Energy From Others - Reflection of mind "Have you ever felt like being depleted of energy when with a person? A bad vibe often surrounds this experience. According to science, everything is energy and...
  16. S

    Thinking about quitting my meds

    Well yeah, thinking about quitting my medication, i'm on injections, my next is due the beginning of November. I'm sick of being depressed, sexless, without feeling, at risk of diabeties, TD ect. I've been giving this some thought and I have the freedom to think what the hell I like. The...
  17. D

    Discontinuing Ritualistic behavior/smoking:thoughts

    Hi not sure if this in the right forum but I think it may be. I suffer from PTSD after an abusive relationship. I wanted to challenge myself to stop ritualistic behavior and smoking as coping methods. I have never performed ritualistic behavior before or chained smoked as I did until I...
  18. V

    Dialectical Behavior Therapy for ptsd

    Hey all, I was researching a lot the other day and I came across a form of therapy called Dialectical Behavior Therapy. I was looking for my wife and the symptoms it treats as well as the manner it is conducted and other things about it seem ideal for her (based on what I know about her and...
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    Modern Psychology Doing its Part to Mass Produce Obedient Sheeple

    Modern Psychology Doing its Part to Mass Produce Obedient Sheeple : Waking Times Dylan Charles, Editor Waking Times Has modern psychology has become the science of disempowerment? You no longer have to be a bona fide psychiatrist to prescribe mood and mind-altering pharmaceuticals to patients...
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    5000+ Official Database of News articles documenting antidepressant-induced violence and bizarre behavior.

    5000+ Official Database of News articles documenting antidepressant-induced violence and bizarre behavior. http://www.ssristories.net/