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  1. M

    Constant losing interest in things such as weight loss/hobbies etc

    Hi everyone, I'm 33 and have previously completed CBT following issues with anxiety and depressive disorders both ongoing and short term for around the past 5 or so years. Ive been off SSRI's for approx 12 months and feel good although I still get my 2 week cycles of extreme mood changes and...
  2. Zardos

    If You Knew What I Was Thinking...

    If you knew what i was thinking you'd hate me !!! But its not my fault.. Its the voice in my head.. My 'internal monologue' ?.. it has a mind of its own and its 'evil'.. For want of a better word.. We had quite the conversation this morning.. All of which is fairly unrepeatable... Its a...
  3. F

    My psychologist "didn't think she could help me any further"

    This was her response when my mother spoke with her over the phone telling her that I'd like to stop. I have a lot of anxiety so I needed her to make the call (I'm 19, and I would wish I could do ordinary things like that myself). My mother had already spoken to me a couple of times back about...
  4. Y

    family reaction

    so . I'm going back to my family home for the first time since I was 17 ( iam now 25) they know about me having bi polar and are very supportive. how much they know iam not sure. Saturday I'm going to see the rugby England v Samoa . I feel exited about going to the game with the atmosphere and...
  5. R

    first gp appointment on tuesday about my depression, what actually happens?

    first gp appointment on tuesday about my depression, what actually happens? what actually happens when you talk to your gp about your mental health? I've been writing things down so i have information to share with him about my moods, and experiences, but i feel like if i'm not crying out he...
  6. F

    In need of friendship

    Hello since being discharged from hospital a few weeks ago I find myself by myself a lot of the time. Don’t know what to do with myself. About to join a couple of short groups for service users in a couple of weeks that I am looking forward to. Hoping to make some online friends.
  7. T

    Please help me understand my partners behaviour who is long term depressive

    Please help me understand my partners behaviour who is long term depressive Hi I've been in a relationship with woman who told me on first date that she suffered with depression and didn't really think any more of it, got along great I have two grown up kids (wife died) she has three 17 year...
  8. D

    Hello

    Hello, I'm from Colombia and I'm so relieved to be here. My boyfriend had an episode of phycosis this week (His second one, the first one was about a year and a half ago) and the doctors haven't yet diagnosed exactly his situation. I am convinced he is the man I will spend the rest of my life...
  9. W

    Looking for some advice

    So here is my story, the other day my sister (19) called me from her campus residents a couple of days ago and she shared with me so information that I was not prepared for... She informed me that she has been battling with depression for the past couple of years and has self-harmed. I...
  10. letmein

    just saying hello...

    hey guys, i hope you are all safe, not been on for a couple of weeks just not doing so great.... take it easy ...
  11. L

    Anxiety taking over

    It seems like no matter how bad I want to, I can't keep friends. Honestly I don't even try that hard because I'm certain I'm better off without them anyway. I feel like every person on this Earth is out to judge me. I overthink it so much that is gives me so much anxiety that it's almost...
  12. W

    What to do

    Hi there, This is my first time on one of these forums so excuse me if i ramble on for a bit. i'm 27, was diagnosed with cyclothymic disorder a few months ago, but have been coping with it most of my life. When I was a kid i was told i had add and sent to anger managment to control my outbursts...
  13. A

    Struggling with no therapist

    Sadly, my therapist is off sick again this week. I really miss her. I do feel for her being poorly. It's just that I've had a really difficulty couple of weeks and need her. I hope that doesn't make me sound selfish. I'm struggling to keep going.
  14. H

    How to build my life back up

    Hey all, just made an account on here. First time I've mentioned my feelings to anyone so sorry if it's a bit vague. I start university in September, I'm excited but I know I have my own issues to sort out before then. I love rugby and have played to a pretty high level and enjoyed pushing...
  15. C

    Coming off Pregabalin

    Hi all, Ive been on 100mg of Pregabalin 3 times a day for a couple years now for anxiety. I have tried a lot of different medications before Pregabalin. I put on weight while on the other medications but the past couple of years I really piled it on. My highest weight was 19.5stone. I was...
  16. ThinkingCat

    sexless relationship

    My partner and I have been together 5 years. I always found he was never as 'up for it' as I was. Although we were initially very passionate. After a couple of years the once weekly (if that) sex just diminished my sex drive and now I have no desire really at all, and apparently neither does...
  17. L

    What should i do????+

    Hey, I think i might have a problem... A bad one. I've been dealing with some crazy Anxiety over the past couple of years... I recently told my mom about it so i could finally do something about it. I started feeling better after a week or so, but now it's been going down again. A lot. I think...
  18. C

    seeing wavy fast moving transparent lines Help

    I am experiencing a severe episode of depression and anxiety and getting the above visual disturbances plus a few days ago thought I saw a woman in old fashion clothing at the side of the road for a couple of seconds. I am suicidal and wonder if it is this extreme stress that has brought this...
  19. F

    New to this and needing to vent

    I have never posted anything like this before. I have suffered with anxiety for over 5 years but recently the anxiety has completely broke my spirit and I am feeling really desperate. I am 29 and the thought of living like this for the next rest of my life is unbearable. The future terrifies me...
  20. confusedwanderwaffle

    I need an answer, today, in this post. I've had enough.

    This could be a long post because I'm not sure where I SHOULD begin or how much information I should give to make sure people reading understand my situation: I'll start out by saying though that the "answer" I need, the one to which I'm referring to in the title of my post, is why despite...
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