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  1. J

    I knew this would happen!!

    My OH took a parcel in for a neighbour today so I've been on edge all day waiting for a knock at the door. Was too anxious to answer the door in the end so ignored it. Then after spending a couple of hours panicking trying to get the courage to knock at their house, I finally go over and make a...
  2. L


    Hi I'm new. Ive already posted in a couple of catagories with just a couple of issues that I have carrying around with me.:low: I hope to see some of you around.
  3. G

    Workplace Depression

    Hi All Newbie here so please go gently on me ! I'll try and summise as best i can the reason's behind what i'm going through and just wondered if anyone is similar. From the top, In November 2015 me, my wife & my son (5) moved from our flat to a new house in the same area (renting). I wasn't...
  4. 6

    I could really use a couple days of hypomania

    I have been depressed off and on for over a month. I suppose I may need to look at changing my meds. I am tired of feeling down. I am tired of everything taking more energy. A couple days of overkill happiness and excitement and energy would be so lovely.
  5. L

    New here

    I'm not great with forums so I'm sorry if I post this in the wrong place. I'll give a brief history. Have been in the mental health system a few years. They had discharged me a couple of years back but I'm back to them again. They've sent me to a psychologist for proper eval. Psychiatrist seemed...
  6. S

    My wife is leaving

    So here it goes.my wife and I have been together 11 years.been married 3 1/2.I'm 39 she's 32.she has had major depressive order since before I knew her.she was completely broken when I met her in college.substance and alcohol abuse,promiscuity and a past suicide attempt .I was fresh out of the...
  7. D

    Am I being paranoid?

    I hadn't taken my anti-depressant for a couple of days, I became so emotional, constantly crying, feeling insecure and had a panic attack. At the same time, my boyfriend (we've been together nearly 5 years now) started a new job, he came home and said "Now don't be mad but I gave my number to...
  8. S

    I need guidance

    Hello this is my very first post, but I feel that I don't have many family or friends to turn to on this. Please read my story and I will try to keep it brief. For the past six years I have been struggling with depression, I have never been diagnosed but I know that I have carried a sadness...
  9. K

    Is this anxiety or Schizophrenia

    Okay to start off, I've been to Providence and they told me to go to a psychiatrist.. but my mom doesn't want me to take the medication. I know most of you aren't doctors but i just want to know if this is or not. My parents think i have onset schizophrenia.. anyways.. so i've had this as a...
  10. Mr.NiceGuy

    Voluntary control of the language of a voice to speak with cats

    My count on successful tests to see if my cat will respond to altering a voice like one heard by schizoid to see if she responds to me calling her worked funny today. She walked into the room and was sitting facing me. I then used a voluntary voice to say 'Possieur your on the TV!' something I...
  11. K

    Does this sound like Schizophrenia?

    Okay to start off, I've been to Providence and they told me to go to a psychiatrist.. but my mom doesn't want me to take the medication. I know most of you aren't doctors but i just want to know if this is or not.. I feel like i'm not schizophrenic.. anyways so i've had this as a kid ever...
  12. BorderlineDownunder

    Self Esteem

    I have zero. Or so I always thought. Now, after speaking to a couple of other ladies, I think I probably have 3/10. I hadn't realized what an issue this has been in my life, its been at the root of all the sloppy decisions Ive made and still make. So now its part of my Agenda. To actively...
  13. J


    hey guys. Im recently out of hospital and they say i should feel the effects after a couple of months... Can there even be major changes in well being ? i feel like i will be like this forever.
  14. L

    How can I help him?

    My long term boyfriend has suffered what I'm guessing was slight phases of depression over the last year, but at the time they never lasted for long, a couple of days at most and we both put it down to him being stressed about work, family life ect. Except over the last couple weeks it's hit him...
  15. M

    Alcohol addicted husband

    Hello, I'm on the verge of giving up my married life and getting divorced. I met Joe about twenty years back when we were in high school. We were a happy couple until a couple of years back. The villain in our family life is alcohol. There is a failure in my part too because I didn't stop him...
  16. valleygirl

    Second-Guessing Myself

    Today was my first day at my new job and I am really second-guessing myself. I don't know if I can do this. I think I might have been hypomanic for a couple of weeks, but now I am feeling really depressed.
  17. flowergirl

    treated like an idiot because of having a mental illness

    Hi everyone I know I haven't posted in awhile but I'm always reading posts and answer them if I can I'm just wondering if you have experienced this and if so how do you cope with it? I have been having some physical problems for over a year and a half and admittedly when it started I believed it...
  18. K

    not sleeping..

    This last week I haven't had more than 4 hours sleep per night. Tonight about two hours. This is getting ridiculous. I am getting dark bags under my eyes but I feel fine. I get the couple hours feeling refreshed and awake then slowly start to crash but still cannot fall asleep very easy. I don't...
  19. E

    weird throat feelings kind of like palpitations

    Does anyone else get this or know what causes it?? It mainly happens when I'm falling asleep but I think there's something wrong. I'm 26 I had 3 ekgs a couple of years ago and all was ok my peak flow to check my asthma is better than it ever has been so I don't get it
  20. Lincoln1990

    F**k it all

    I'm done. I'm ready to die. You probably will ignore me anyway so I shouldn't post this. It needs to happen. Another bill into collections because they charged me when I shouldn't have been charged. I will be dead soon. I have a couple hours before I can do it but I will be gone. I'm not...