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  1. P

    I am seeing a consultant on Tuesday

    Hello everyone, finally after almost 8 weeks I will be seeing a consultant with the view of a possible diagnosis of borderline personality disorder and to change the meds I take for depression. I am really nervous and anxious about how the consultant will be. My mam has said she will come in...
  2. naominash

    "Go Naomi!" Getting Memories of Encouragement Back in my Dreams

    "Go Naomi!" Getting Memories of Encouragement Back in my Dreams I remember the Old Guard at the hospital. Crazy Asian mutt NaNa and Ma, the English Battle Rose. I remember their kindness, portioned with plenty of salty jokes and rebukes. I remember the ladybug lady, the tilt-a-top girl and...
  3. pepecat

    "Shoot the Damn Dog' author Sally Brampton dies

    Sally Brampton, journalist and writer, dies aged 60 - BBC News (contains suicide specifics) Of all the 'celebrity' deaths this year, this one has stunned me the most, though actually, I"m not massively surprised. I feel a bit 'hit by a truck' for a few reasons..... I didn't know Sally at all...
  4. L

    Brutally forced into seeing a second opinion doctor

    Yesterday I was brutally forced into seeing a second opinion doctor who admitted the consultant detaining me doesn't care about me. She also told me that consultants never discharge patients and nor do Manager's Meetings she said only Tribunals do - well that would be delusional to start with...