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    Wall Castle Building Men Visual Hallucinations Of Dark Green Intensive Building Blocks - Full On

    Wall Castle Building Men Visual Hallucinations Of Dark Green Intensive Building Blocks - Full On On two occasions during psychosis I have had to deal with the same intense, very difficult, overwhelming and hyper-stressful visual hallucinations. that both consisted of the same visual...
  2. valleygirl

    Freaking Out

    I woke up half an hour ago to the smell of smoke. Went out into the hallway of my apartment building and it was even worse there. A few other people were up, and called the building manager. We couldn't see smoke coming from anywhere, and the building manager is waiting until morning to see...
  3. B

    Hallucinations and pseudohallucinations

    Are you ever aware that a hallucination you're having is not real,having the feeling hallucination you're going threw isn't actually real? Those are called pseudohallucinations.I had that in past a lot,but even more I had "real" hallucinations where i would think something i see is actually real...
  4. M

    when a mh professional has a hardon for you.

    My social worker has a new supervisor and she has decided to take an 'interest' in my case. So far she has stopped my social worker coming round occasionally and Iam now told to go to the mh building for appointments with her. This caused me to get paranoid and think all sorts of things, and I...
  5. M

    My Story: Supportive Housing, Friends and the Aftermath

    Hi. This story is going to be quite long. I want to start from the beginning, before I was placed under supportive housing and what led to that. In the summer of 2012 I stopped taking my medication, and immediately after that I was ... well, ill. Very manic. Crazy sexual obsessions. I won't get...
  6. B

    so people are telling me to kill my self when i seek help for depression

    so people are telling me to kill my self when i seek help for depression ok, first of all i don't know if this is the right thread to tell this, so sorry if its not. okay so there's this console gaming group on facebook for ps4 and xbox, and i told the group what to play to help me cheer for my...
  7. valleygirl

    Totally Freaked Out

    The buzzer number for my apartment is connected to my cell phone. I wasn't expecting anyone today, but someone kept buzzing me, and I kept ignoring it, but they kept buzzing, and I started to freak out, thinking maybe it was the building manager, but if it was the building manager, why didn't...
  8. pepecat

    Branching out - forest walks and outdoor activities in Scotland

    Branching Out - Forestry Commission Scotland 'Branching Out is an innovative development for adults who use mental health services in Scotland. For each client, the service consists of around three hours of activities per week in a woodland setting, over 12 weeks. Activities are adapted to...
  9. T

    Losing my mind little by little.

    Hi, i have just joined this forum. I'm on my 5th year uni here and i failed the last exam that should help me get to the thesis test which means i have to try another semester. I don't know what should i do since i've failed this class for 4 times, my thesis is going nowhere too, i'm just...
  10. E

    The message of Ali, a realtive of the Prophet Mohamed, the first and the last

    The message of Ali, a realtive of the Prophet Mohamed, the first and the last Ali never took up the position of Mohammad, never demanded it or killed for it. He avoided it, as others christened empire, fighting for position, he stood on the side lines. At one point he was called, so he took a...
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    Attraction To / Fascination With Disaster, Catastrophe, Damage & Carnage

    Attraction To / Fascination With Disaster, Catastrophe, Damage & Carnage Hello folks, I'm new here, so I hope I haven't made an error in making this post. Basically, I've been looking for somewhere to discuss this 'thing' about me, in the hope that I can learn more about it. For as long as I...
  12. LORD BURT

    Admin work.

    I think I could be happy doing this sort of thing. Like the bloke who ticked off all my courses at the Recovery College. He probably has a spreadsheet, and just ticks them off. And in a nice office. This sort of job would suit me. Maybe I could impress them with my Excel skills too. Not that I...
  13. amathus

    Life-changes which may affect GAD...

    Some Origins of Anxiety Anxiety and feelings of stress are symptoms, a response to pressure, the more intolerable or persistent the pressure, the worse the anxiety. And this does not necessarily mean a single, overwhelming difficulty. More often it is an accumulation of things. This...
  14. M

    Worried about my mental health

    The manager of the building come to see me this week she said she had not seen me all week and that she is worried about my mental health she reckons I am worse now than I was she asked me if I wanted her to speak to my social worker I said no my social worker said it is my own fault I have got...
  15. AliceinWonderland

    Self-doubt and believing the evidence of your own senses

    Well, I wrote this a long time back, and didn't feel confident enough to start a thread, but the same issues are preoccupying me now (in a slightly different way), so I thought I'd give it a whirl. So, the question is, do you believe the evidence of your own senses? Well, now, it's not the...
  16. Not_Crazy_Yet

    Quetiapine / Seroquel

    How many of you take seroquel? What is your dosage? How long have you taken it? Do you find it helpful? What side effects if any do you have? Do you feel that you are building up a tolerance to it? I take SQ for Schizoaffective Bipolar subtype 400mg (200mg twice daily) I was also taking...
  17. amathus

    Coping with Suicidal Thoughts: The first steps...

    Step #1: Promise not to do anything right now Even though you’re in a lot of pain right now, give yourself some distance between thoughts and action. Make a promise to yourself: "I will wait 24 hours and won't do anything drastic during that time." Or, wait a week. Thoughts and actions are two...
  18. Unknown Dude

    Dreams, again.

    Hey people. Just wanted to post about a meaningless dream I had last night. I went down to the street, as soon as I open the door I found a car full of the same celebrity. The driver, the passengers. I looked left (where there's underground garage) to check if any car is coming, walked a few...
  19. M

    Fyunny

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  20. valleygirl

    Procrastination and Escalating Anxiety

    I dread going to my class, and find myself procrastinating, putting off readings and assignments, but of course that is not helping. In fact, my anxiety is only escalating. I'm afraid it will escalate to the point of self harming again, and I just can't go there again. I am already going to...
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