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  1. C

    My mum has died

    My mum has died and I HAVE to deal with it. The loving thoughts of a handful on here DO make a mark (they will know who they are xxx) Now - on a more interesting vein - jeepers (what a surprise - not) my ugly big sister (Executor) thinks she has the right to run off with my mum's 3 rings...
  2. cpuusage

    Non-Medical Models: schizophrenia as a spiritual/mystical emergency

    https://sites.google.com/site/punishingthepatient/mystical Many people are diagnosed with schizophrenia when they're in the midst of an intense, inner experience that is loaded with religious content. It is quite common for schizophrenics to report that they have been in communication with God...
  3. J


    I was diagnosed schizophrenic 15 years ago. I don't think I ever heard voices though. Instead I heard irritating tunes. I also had strange beliefs. I can converse normally in social situations and have done college courses and stuff since then. I am still seriously affected by the stigma of my...
  4. H

    A little bit lost ...

    Hi all, I am a 27 year old female from the UK, with various mental health issues. My family are not religious or particularly spiritual, and although i've always shown a natural curiosity in the various religious and spiritual beliefs my friends hold, and have always wondered about the value of...
  5. F

    CBT(Cognitive Behavioural Therapy)Experiences

    Post your experience of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy here- I had my first experience with CBT about a year ago up until now. It really helped with my OCD, but when i stopped having it for a while my OCD got worse. I have alot of negative beliefs and psychotic thoughs,anxious thoughts and...
  6. F

    It's all in the mind

    It's not the situation which makes you anxious it's how you interpret it. Anxiety stems from beliefs, beliefs are what have developed from an early age through life experiences. Many of you on this forum have developed unhelpful beliefs which are the cause of your anxiety and depression. So...
  7. maxitab

    Temple....the place for your quiet reflections, saying, worship......

    inspiring vids or music. A place you are free to believe what you believe without the need to convert others or discuss thier beliefs. A place of real tolerance and compassion for others.
  8. mischief

    Spirituality Forum Guidelines

    We welcome all religions and belief systems on this forum. Keeping this in mind please could all members please respect other peoples' views and refrain from posting in threads that already have an established belief system or religion under discussion, if the views you are intending...
  9. parker

    New Age Bullies

    I wished i would of seen this article before i seen a healer. http://www.juliaingram.com/Common_Ground.html
  10. J

    participants wanted for anxiety study

    Hi, My name is Jodie. I am a postgraduate Psychology student and will be undertaking some research, in September, on the beliefs people have about treatments for anxiety disorders and whether these beliefs affect help-seeking. I would be very grateful for your participation. This research...
  11. masked_parade

    BPD and 'disturbing beliefs'

    I was diagnosed with BPD about a month ago but I'm not entirely sure if this is what I have. I do SH and I'm very impulsive and can't control my impulses, but I also hear voices and have what the doc calls disturbing beliefs. Has anyone seen The Trueman Show? Well that film was made for me, to...
  12. cartoonhero

    Hello from Down Under

    Hi All and Greetings! I hope it is okay that I join this forum, seeing that I hail from Australia. We just don't have the kinds of mental health forums Down Under that are found in the UK. Okay so you know I hail from the land of Oz... what else.... I am 29 years old and suffer from severe...