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  1. V

    Do you think it's possible...

    You can annoy someone so much that they would try to ruin your whole life: including a family member? Or; lie to you, use you and not care about the consequences because so many got something out of it?
  2. F

    Some thoughts

    "I wouldn't commit suicide but sometimes I wouldn't mind dying". I think Stephen Fry once said something similar. Certainly for those of us who are avoidant it would be the ultimate release from the anxieties and stresses that beset us and mar our enjoyment of life. It would be good to have a...
  3. cpuusage

    The Spiritual Consequences of Alcohol Consumption

    The Spiritual Consequences of Alcohol Consumption The Spiritual Consequences of Alcohol Consumption | The Costa Rica News
  4. S

    What word would describe a psychiatrist?

    You get psychopaths and sociopaths. What word would describe a psychiatrist? Ok there not all bad but a lot couldn't give a shit, only interested in filling you full of drugs and collecting a wage packet, not caring for the consequences of their actions, believing their belief of whats best...
  5. cpuusage

    The Absence of Psychiatric C/S/X Perspectives In Academic Discourse: Consequences and Implications

    The Absence of Psychiatric C/S/X Perspectives In Academic Discourse: Consequences and Implications The Absence of Psychiatric C/S/X Perspectives in Academic Discourse: Consequences and Implications | Jones | Disability Studies Quarterly Abstract There is growing recognition that psychiatric...
  6. naominash

    I want to go public: functioning Schizoaffective Disorder

    It's been eating away at me to stop hiding my mental illness and just post about it on social media. Im doing it for me and just damn the consequences.
  7. T

    Going to the doctor

    I have another appointment with the doctor. It always makes me so worried. I don't know what to do. I am scared of the consequences of going to the doctor. I don't know what they will say, this time. I don't want to waste their time either. I don't know what to say to the doctor.
  8. valleygirl

    Daylight Saving Time

    Hi everyone! It's been awhile since I've been on the forum. I was having computer problems, and had to shell out $300 to get it fixed. Anyway...Daylight Saving Time. Did the UK switch to daylight saving time this weekend? How does the time change affect you? I wish we would just stay on...
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    I finally got my letter from Atos I go nxt wk for my assessment and I'm totally dreading it that I can't sleep and when I do sleep I'm waking up in a panic attack I can't breathe the stress is so bad I feel like I'd rather die in some way rather than go through with this I feel so low total...
  10. amathus

    Are Narcissists Born Not Made? Article.

    There’s a saying that some artists or masterful musicians and craftsmen are “born, not made.” In some ways, our DNA imprints much of our future personalities and talents into our human form, but some paths that are followed are created by us, not born into us. Narcissism is one of those traits...
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    Flintshire Advocacy Services North Wales 1 The Podium, Ambrose Lloyd Centre, New Street, Mold, Flintshire CH7 1NP 01352 759332 [email protected] The advocacy service is structurally independent from statutory organisations. The service is designed and operates in a way which is free...
  12. pepecat

    Learning to think for ourselves.

    http://psychologytomorrowmagazine.com/learning-to-think-for-ourselves/ Learning to think for ourselves Alyssa Siegal Many clients come to counseling expecting therapists to give them the answer – to tell them what to do about a particular problem or symptom. They also often want to know what’s...
  13. G

    Trying to hoold down a new and demanding job with depression

    I don't know what to do. I shouldn't really be working but it's a new , well paid job (started 20th June) but I'm barely functioning. Should I be honest and hang the consequences? I feel so sick when I imagine telling them how ill I am. I want someone to tell me what to do.
  14. F

    I can't get a hold of my life

    So I didn't really know how to start this in the first place so I've decided to just start typing out my problems and see where it will get me. I'm in a really weird place right now in my life. I feel like I'm stuck at the bottom of a dark, cold well and I do see the light coming in when I...
  15. P

    The dangers of anti-manic and/or "mood stabilizing" drugs.

    1) The literature is replete with warnings concerning the danger of giving anti-depressant drugs. To wit: "Giving an antidepressant to someone with bipolar disorder could trigger a manic episode. Manic episodes can be dangerous, because you have very poor judgment, tend to use more drugs...
  16. C

    bangers & mash

    Hi all. So today I'm especially stressed with the court date on Monday. Dunno if I can go through with it. But I HAVE to. One stupid little mistake. All actions have consequences. I take some comfort eating bangers & mash. Hmm lovely stuff
  17. L

    Consequences of being discharged back to GP on DLA, ESA (Others?).

    I have been looking for info regarding being discharged back to my GP upon DLA and ESA status but have not found much, other than some people seem to think it is not a change in circumstances (thus no need to tell DWP about it). I am wondering if being discharged is used by Government Agencies...
  18. M

    Study, 2013: Childhood bullying 'damages adult life'

    BBC News - Childhood bullying 'damages adult life' "We cannot continue to dismiss bullying as a harmless, almost inevitable, part of growing up. We need to change this mindset and acknowledge this as a serious problem” Dieter Wolke University of Warwick Bullying in childhood "throws a long...
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    Article - Bullied children more likely to hallucinate or hear voices

    Bullied children more likely to hallucinate or hear voices - Telegraph Children who are bullied at school are more likely to have heard voices, have seen hallucinations or be paranoid than those who were not, a study by the Universities of Warwick and Bristol have found. Bullied children are...
  20. O

    am i being too sensitive?

    Hi....may I ask u guys for advice? I used to be very chummy n friendly to the lecturers but I have stopped being super chummy. may I know if the lecturer can mark u down, if u r taking a diploma based system with internal marking? case1: one very serious lecturer taught me for one subject...