college

  1. A

    I just got meds and I'm scared and angry

    I was gonna write this long winded story about what's going on, but I ran out of energy. And I think this is something I wanna do so I decided to make it quick. I am 23yo she/her college graduating senior. I have situational depression, and panic disorder that was diagnosed 2 weeks ago. I hate...
  2. K

    Lonely and Lost College Student

    Hello everyone! Not sure how to jump into this since I'm new to the forum but I have a lot I need to just get off my chest, as these feelings have been bottled up within me for a long time now. I am a 21 year old male studying at a university in Tampa and these past few years have been extremely...
  3. L

    First Day of Second Semester

    It's so weird to be back at school. I've seen so many familiar faces, but new ones as well. My classes are really great as well as my professors. I had anxiety in the morning, so I took my medication. Man, I wish I didn't have anxiety and depression problems. Life would be a lot more easy-going...
  4. S

    College student just trying to make it

    Hello! I'm a college student that's been suffering from anxiety and depression for about 3 years now. I no longer take med nor see a therapist for these issues because frankly, they did more harm that good for me. The main reason I'm here is because I've recently been diagnosed with Borderline...
  5. G

    Just Constantly Sad and regreting about my life

    Hi guys, Well first of all, i am totally new in all about this mental health situation. I realy need opinion from someone else. I am a college student, and i used to be a perfect model student from elementary to highschool. Then the situation changed in college. At first year, i was still...
  6. W

    Depression in College?

    Hi everyone. I may mention anxiety in this thread as well as depression because they go hand in hand for me. I'm a young male in college. I suffer from social anxiety that prevents me from getting work study jobs or participating in campus events. I just go to class and then go home because I'm...
  7. W

    Social Anxiety makes me want to die

    Hi everyone. As for background, I struggle with social anxiety and depression. I find it hard to battle each of these day in and day out. As for my social anxiety, I have very few friends who I rarely see. I find it hard to make friends and speak up in class (I'm in college). I also find it hard...
  8. F

    Just had to come home from a new job due to continued anxiety.

    Hi all I'm feeling absolutely down and I just don't want to be here anymore. I have been at a new job 2 weeks tomorrow, doing the same occupation as I usually do, but I haven't worked for 5 years (did college full time for three years and college part time for 2 years). I have been having...
  9. I

    Anxiety and college

    Last year I started college but I the same week I found out i had thyroid cancer and because of that I need to come back home. Because I want to go to college really quickly after the treatment and never had time to process anything and in the end of 2 semester my world fall apart and I need to...
  10. G

    Is the damage irreversible? Help me

    I'll try to keep this short. All my life I've been treated like such garbage, judged, and hated and bullied basically for who I am. I've dealt with so much crap since childhood, all through school, work life, when I go out, go to the gym, etc. I've been to multiple therapists and taken...
  11. bluekii

    Terrified to go to college because I feel I am too ugly.

    Hi, I'm not an overly active member on here anymore, but I'm honestly not sure what to do anymore. I'm thinking of dropping out of College because I honestly feel so god damn ugly and I am so scared of people seeing me. I feel ashamed and embarrassed and just disgusting. I don't leave my house...
  12. tiltawhirl

    Have you ever just jumped in the deep end, made a major choice, hoping to improve your life?

    Have you ever just jumped in the deep end, made a major choice, hoping to improve your life? I am doing this by going back to college after 20 years. I am excited, I am scared. I would really like to hear from others and their decisions to launch out.
  13. B

    Losing motivation and losing my interests

    For starters, I’ve never been on one of these forums before so forgive me if I lack the proper etiquette needed (: The main reason I decided to join this is because of a struggle I’ve been having the last few years. Perhaps it’s depression or perhaps it’s just growing pains but here it goes...
  14. C

    Hi everyone

    I'm a 23 year old man living in the U.S. Although I have it better than many on these forums, my main issue is both being depressed and being too introverted to make proper social relationships. When I was a young child I didn't interact with many people besides my brother, spending a lot of...
  15. J

    Realizations and wanting more from life

    I'm currently 21 years old and in the unfortunate situation where I've lost my job. But I've actually come to a bit of a realization so maybe this situation is a blessing in disguise. I have let my mental health issues dictate the direction that my life has gone in, and I feel like I deserve...
  16. F

    It's urgent!!!!!

    Hi everyone, Please help me urgently as I am in a very pathetic situation. I am a first year medical student pursuing MBBS. I suffer from a number of mental disorders be it - OCD, SOCIAL ANXIETY, BODY DYSMORPHIA, GAD, PANIC DISORDERS, ONYCHOPHAGIA, slight AGORAPHOBIA ( of college) - all being...
  17. S

    College, Friends and criminal record

    Right a few months ago I was not in a good frame of mind. I am feeling happier and better about my self but i live in the UK and I got a spent criminal record for being nasty to some people online on forums, I really want to volunteer for camp america though and i am worried that i won't be able...
  18. F

    The menace of bullying

    Hi everyone, I am new to this forum. I have been suffering from a large number of mental illness : OCD, SOCIAL PHOBIA, GAD, TRICHOTILLOMANIA, BODY DYSMORPHIA, PANIC DISORDERS and AGORAPHOBIA for as long as I can remember(I have been officially diagnosed by psychiatrist). All these run in my...
  19. F

    Can anyone help me????

    Hi everyone, I am new to this forum. I have been suffering from a large number of mental illness : OCD, SOCIAL PHOBIA, GAD, TRICHOTILLOMANIA, BODY DYSMORPHIA, PANIC DISORDERS and AGORAPHOBIA for as long as I can remember(I have been officially diagnosed by psychiatrist). All these run in my...
  20. T

    In the end there was only regret

    I don't know where to start. But, I guess I am writing this to pull myself away from the edge. I may just be overthinking, I mean that has been the only thing I could do for the past few years as I seem to have lost most of my emotions. I've finished college in my late 20's, money was from my...