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  1. C

    Can people give me some advice.

    Hi, I have been suffering from quite a lot of problems in the last couple of years, that I will get into later. Just to introduce myself a little, I had a pretty rough childhood, my dad left, my two stepdads were horrid. A couple of years ago I started getting some pretty bad thoughts that I...
  2. J

    Newbe

    Hi. My 15yr old daughter was diagnosed with Bipolar yesterday. It's been a long journey. It's such a relief to know she had a medical condition as it can now be treated. She has had it for a couple of years but i was repeatedly told she was too young. I now need loads of advice to help her
  3. D

    Any suggestions ?

    Hi there ! Does anybody have any suggestions , tips , tricks etc. for dealing with voices and visions that are only partly stopped by medication ? For instance a couple of bad voices have been stabbing me in the head repeatedly . Any suggestions ? Thanks !
  4. T

    sinking back down

    I thought my life was coming together a bit more of late, especially as i managed to move out of my parents house and into my own flat, but then about 3 weeks ago i started to feel very lonely and bored and realised the darkness was coming back. It increased a lot over the new couple of weeks...
  5. T

    Hi all.

    Hi all. Hope everybody is having a reasonably good day. I haven't been on here for a couple of days. Things really got to me, so I isolated myself for a while, and locked myself away for the last couple of days. Been trying to try and solve all of my issues, but not got very far. It's like...
  6. Zardos

    I'm Sorry Guys

    Hi ya I haven't been around for the last couple of days so I thought I'd better check in... I had a couple of threads on the go the last time I was here.. So if you replied and never got an answer I do apologize...:low: I've been in a daze the last few days.. and I haven't been eating... Been...
  7. M

    Past mistakes guilt

    Hi! I have had different types of OCD. But when past mistakes pops up, its the worst kind. I could use a little help with one. Its something im not proud of. When I was younger and masturbated on different porn sites, it happened a couple of times that I watched free live cams. I never wrote...
  8. AliceinWonderland

    A couple of helpful articles on Complex PTSD

    I read these couple of articles about Complex PTSD and found them helpful. I especially liked the first one from The Mighty, it explains clearly how anxiety and depression in c-PTSD are different from anxiety and depression in other circumstances. The second one talks about how c-PTSD is being...
  9. C

    How to deal ...

    Hello, I don’t know if this is the right place and if it’s even worth asking about as it seems childish, yet not :unsure: I’ve had moderate anxiety and depression for about 6 years now, coupled with an overactive brain and being overemotinal it’s not a great combination. I’ve been on meds for...
  10. M

    Just joined, Need help to understand and help my 32 year old son

    My son has been re-writing his life for the past 8 months, he now has everyone in his life, family, and friends as part of the conspiracy to not tell him the truth. He always uses phrases which start with I have been connecting the dots....I have more dots, and he has made himself a bad person...
  11. W

    I am a newby

    Hi! I am here because of the mental health issues of my daughter. I've already posted a couple of times in a couple of the forums, but I thought I should take the time to introduce myself. I am the caregiver for my wife. In addition, I am struggling with trying to help my daughter overcome her...
  12. F

    New side effects after two years on Duloxetine??

    Hi, I've been on 90mg duloxetine daily for around two years now. Has really helped with depression and anxiety and have been doing well, mental health problems haven't disappeared but are much more manageable now. But, over the past couple of months I have started getting very forgetful...
  13. Iamsoconfused

    Feeling really alone, possibly triggering...

    I decided to write this because I really am very lonely and have suffered on and off with depression since I was a kid. I have been having a very difficult time for a couple of years now and would like to see if I could talk to more people who experience these feelings. The last couple of...
  14. 8

    First post 😬 Need some advice on going back to work.

    Hi everyone, basically trying to keep it short, I’ve been suffering with anxiety and depression for the last couple of years, but recently the last few months it got worse and ended up getting signed of work for a month. The first week I was worrying about work and whether they’ll try and use...
  15. N

    Temporarily increasing level of dose - Abilify

    Hi Folks, I am continuing to keep to 25ml, for reasons regarding, we are possibly going to have a meal out tomorrow night, i won't wish for mental health eruptions, shortly thereafter back home, after out to local restaurant. Also, I won't know how my not ifications for volunteering might or...
  16. M

    I feel I have given up. Just waiting now.

    Hello. I hope that everyone is doing as best they can today. I have been diagnosed with BPD, and another condition that I don't want to say. For reasons I don't want to go into, I need to kill myself soon. I have known this for a long time, and I've already tried a couple of times. I have been...
  17. survivor1418

    Hi there

    Hi folks im a 28 yo girl ive been dealing with depression, anxiety and panic attacks, and ocd for a couple of years in fact ever since i was in high school but most of all... toxic mother who seems to be more insane than shes ever been... im here to have some, you know, outer support ive been...
  18. S

    Overthinking advice please?...

    Hi All, so i'm new to MHF, I have been dealing with a variety of issues for years but that's for another time, instead I'm actually looking for advice for somebody else, She has been struggling more and more with anxiety the last couple of years and is bought on mainly by overthinking things, if...
  19. S

    Desperate, need help please.

    Hi you you all, thank you for having this place where anybody can look for help and advice I have a situation with my wife I don’t know how to handle anymore. I love my wife, more than anything. She’s sweet and incredibly noble, been friends for almost two decades, five as a couple, two...
  20. A

    Trying to help my mum with depression

    Hi everyone, A couple of months ago my mum was diagnosed with depression. She's always been an extremely sensitive and easily influenced person, so the depression kicked in after a couple of bad experiences. I work abroad, and a few weeks ago I came back home to spend the holidays with my...
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