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  1. U

    Do I have "clumsiness syndrome" ?

    I have a problem with coordination and that's why I have a problem with counting, maths and driving. I am also a slow learner. You can read about my condition here in this thread. Really lost and worse, I'm unemployed I decided to start a new thread here instead of asking this question there...
  2. M

    Feeling insecure. Family underestimating the severity of my condition.

    I was very recently diagnosed with fatigue syndrome (not CFS) by a doctor. My parents now know that my condition is fatigue. Despite this, however, they underestimate the severity of my condition. They say things like "You can certainly play piano and sing at the same time, so learn and play a...
  3. R

    Hello, Im a newbie

    Hello everyone! Im schizophrenic and I hear voices. But there voices are arguing about me. These are people that I think about. When I think about somebody, they talk back to me and it is bothering me. It happens everyday. Im on medication and I have been on depot injection once a month for...
  4. S

    A little weary

    For my whole life I have had issues that I can never talk about with anyone in my life. Only recently have I actually learned the name of my condition from a therapist, and diagnosed by a psychiatrist. I have an extremely hard time making meaningful connections with others. There really is...
  5. A

    I am writing a novel and the main character has Schizophrenia

    Hi there, I am an aspiring author working on my first novel. The story is rather confusing, so I wont go into it fully unless some of you are interested in it. I do not have schizoaffective disorder but one of my main characters does. I was initially thinking of not revealing her condition until...
  6. G

    I am tired of this

    My voices claim they are Jesus. The father of the universe or satan or all of them at once. I just call them freaking hyde because every time I listen to them bad crap happens. Ive got myself a girlfriend who depends on me. I have held down full time jobs before with this condition I can...
  7. D

    I have accepted my conditions

    I have accepted I am unwell and can't work or have a social life/relationship.Just getting food shopping and not breaking down outside is a achievement at present.i no longer fight against my condition and now work with it.
  8. P

    How to find a job and deal with the pressure

    Hi, I wanted to know how everyone deals with the modern world, how people deal with high pressure performance related work and pressure of maintaining a successful life in the 21st century UK with respect to their condition. Specifically in relation to the immense fianancial pressures we are...
  9. M

    "My own fault" feelings?

    Does anyone feel ashamed of their mental health condition? I'd somehow like to think that my mental health condition is my own fault and that I should just stop ignoring my problems and fix them now.
  10. L

    Newbie

    Hey I'm new to this site and could do with talking to some new people about what's going on and maybe find someone with a similar condition to me and help me understand it better. I am diagnosed with EUPD (emotionally unstable personality disorders)
  11. B

    doctor looks at patient and makes diagnostic statement based on patient's look

    doctor looks at patient and makes diagnostic statement based on patient's look I visited my son in the hospital shortly before he was released and was surpised that his doctor looked at him and thought he was not doing OK (i.e., had mental condition). What do people think about a doctor...
  12. P

    I’m going to heal myself

    I have to do it alone. Everything is inside me and I let it in. I encouraged it to grow and now I have to fight it away. I feel defeated already. It’s my condition. But I’m still going to hold on to some hope... for a comeback.
  13. A

    Just a bit sick of being labelled....

    Hello everyone, Like the title says, I am just a bit sick of being labelled by family of all people. With the exception of my amazing mum. I have 2 young boys and to be honest ever since being diagnosed with Schizophrenia I have looked after them the best I could and endeavoured to be the best...
  14. H

    Hi Everyone

    Hi, I am the mother of a 28yr old with anxiety and depression,looking for advice on her condition, applying for PIP and also ESA.
  15. L

    i cant do this any more

    i cant do this any more my step dad has just been diagnoised with cancer im having to take diazepam to cope with this we are waiting to give the over all decission on what they can do for him but he has been told he cant have chemo because of a heart condition and diabiates yeah iv got aheart...
  16. E

    Does anyone know any helplines?

    Hi, I just had a terrible experience. If you have read my other posts (before I deleted them) you will understand more. All I wanted was to see if they had information on a diagnosis, and the woman at Mind Infoline was really rude to me telling me it wasnt a recognised condition and not...
  17. A

    What is your mental condition and how does it affect you?

    what mental condition do you suffer from ? How do you feel it affects you ? And what major experiences you have been through caused by your mental illness? Just incase you're wondering, I am asking these questions out of sheer curiosity and interest.
  18. S

    Legal Advice for schizophrenia!

    Legal Advice for schizophrenia! Hi i was wondering if someone with Law experience can help me! I was diagnosed with a severe mental health condition in 2003. I believe the reason was aggravated by a premeditated prank at London City University which left me with this condition in my second...
  19. S

    Legal Advice for schizophrenia!

    Hi i was wondering if someone with Law experience can help me! I was diagnosed with a severe mental health condition in 2003. I believe the reason was aggravated by a premeditated prank at London City University which left me with this condition in my second year of studies. After living...
  20. D

    Hi

    Hello my name is Simon and i suffer from Anxiety/Work related Stress I am a proud father of 2 girls and also play in a band. I am here really to maybe pick up some wisdom of like mined suffers of my condition which doesn't seem permanent it just creeps up on me when i least expect it. I have...
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