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  1. S

    Am I alone in this?

    I'm a 26 year old male and have been working for the family business since 17. Started as a part time thing for 1 month, which has become 9 years. I'm not forced, but without me my (ill and elderly) parents would need to hire 3 extra people and business can't afford it. Turned down decent...
  2. S

    Need Some Encouragement

    Gosh were do I start my dad is overseas getting treatment done for his pancreatic cancer its been a long three months. My mom came home a couple of weeks she is so worried he will pass (as I am worried also). Then I tried and tried to get my home daycare business going and some people are...
  3. R

    I don't have time for this

    I can't believe I'm here. Not in this forum necessarily, but in a deep state of depression. I'm a father of two wonderful teenagers, I have a wife who loves and supports me, my parents are both still alive and married to each other. I'm a business owner and appear to have it all together to...
  4. S

    Obsessive Life

    I joined this forum because I couldn't find anything online similar to what I experience. My life is one constant obsession followed by another. Sometimes for a few days, a couple weeks or at times months. I become completely engulfed in what I am doing, usually in a euphoric state and usually...
  5. L

    I'm in need of advice supporting my severely depressed partner

    Hi all, This is my first post, I've just signed up to this site as I'm desperately in need of some help and advice. It will be a long post, but I'd really appreciate any help. My fiance has been struggling with his mental health since he was around 16 (he's 25 now). He was originally...
  6. Funnyday

    Business plan

    Although I've worked for myself in the past. I've never constructed a business plan. I've spotted a Niche that I want to exploit. However, I need funding and all lenders will require a business plan, to even consider funding my venture. Anyone written a business plan and has got some pointers...
  7. F

    Depressed or Anxious or both? (or neither?)

    Hi All, I'm at a really low place in my life at the moment and I thank you in advance for having a read and any advice you can offer. Looking back over the past few years, I think I have been slowly drifting downhill and been holding it back and it just feels as if the floodgates have opened...
  8. S

    I have never felt depressed and don’t know what to do

    Hi everyone I am 32 and over the last year have felt increasingly depressed and it is really starting to worry me. I just wondered if anyone may be able to help me/offer some advice? This is the first time I have ever spoken to anyone about it. Basically I have always been a very ambitious...
  9. T

    My story

    Hello all. I joined this forum today, such is my depression. I have been reading about people's various issues and situations in the hope of finding some kind of solace with it all. And perhaps some empathy and understanding from those who know how it can be. From a young age I have had...
  10. E

    Help a depressed friend.

    Hi guys, I have a friend, he is constantly depressed , he has a lot of problems in his life. He has a business that's losing money but his business partners won't end it (due to complex reasons) , so he loses money every month and unable to stop that. He also has problems of alcholism and...
  11. S

    No motivation even to make my life better?

    Hi Everyone :help: New here. I decided to join today because i'm not understanding my choices i'm making or why :( Bit of background, I've basically been in a very loving relationship with my husband for 20 years and we have always been focused, hard working, good people. We created a very...
  12. W

    Why We Should be Sending Some Psychiatrists and Some at Drug Companies to Jail...

    Why We Should be Sending Some Psychiatrists and Some at Drug Companies to Jail... The World Health Report 2001 explains that one in four people suffer from a mental illness. That means that mental illness is effecting hundreds of millions of individuals around the Globe. If you’re a business –...
  13. Q

    Thought this person wanted friendship but wants me to sign up for this Forever Opportunity

    Thought this person wanted friendship but wants me to sign up for this Forever Opportunity :doh2: What have I done? I was at a seminar as I want to start my own business and I was sitting near someone who saying how she had an environmental background and then said that she could help me with...
  14. shaky

    Spanish Farm thriving that employs / cares for the mentally ill

    https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/jul/03/cultivating-a-workers-paradise-la-fageda-mental-illness-spain ...[excerpt] His special workers’ co-operative, which he named La Fageda, after the forest, began by providing manual labour from its base at an old convent building shared with the...
  15. R

    I can't believe what i've gone and done..

    Sorry if this isn't the right place to post. I really don't know where to and need to ask you all for advice.. A couple of months ago my dad has been doing business with some guy from Belguim, but he lives here now. He came round to the house to sort some stuff out and ever since its like he...
  16. M

    what to do?

    my usual P understands me, lets me talk and says i can ring anytime. i thought i should see her as struggling with things but it seems she has gone on a sabbatical until September! i feel a bit let down,bit angry but its none of my business what she does but i'm not sure about seeing any of the...
  17. R

    Trouble Being an Adult

    I am 27 years old and live with my girlfriend of 10 years. Whenever it comes time to do dishes or laundry or take out the trash I say ok I will do it now. Only, I don't do it now I sit and think in my head how long I can stay sitting in that one spot staring at the wall before I get yelled at...
  18. Run Like Hell

    Psychiatric ward question

    If you are a voluntary in patient do they allow you to go out at all? Say if you wanted to go home to feed a pet or arrange some other business?
  19. L

    Is my husband bipolar disorder??? please help!!

    Hi everyone, I am new to this site. We have been married for 6 years, after the first year my husband lost his well paid job and then he was diagnosed ED, so we have not had sex since. He started his new business in 2012, unfortunately the business went to completely wrong, he had to close...
  20. shaky

    Let down, forgotten. Want to talk but to who?

    I feel let down by people all the time. I am working really hard to make a difference and I get no help from others in my profession. I try to put myself out there, to get known and respected, but they don't make any effort to see what I'm doing and help me take it to the next level. I give out...
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