1. A

    Crippling fear of homework

    hi people, Dunno if i should post this under anxiety or depression but heh. Anyway it's impossible to me to get myself to do my homework. I just. Don't move at all. I spend hours and days not doing anything because i have to do my homework first. Im tired all the time. It would be better if i...
  2. Y

    My constant worrying and anxiety is crippling me

    I'm new to this so please try and guide me in the right direction.. I'm a student and I'm suffering with crippling and constant worrying/anxiety, its beginning to take over my every day life and affecting university/work. It's even beginning to take its toll on my relationship, I'm constantly...
  3. P

    Neck, head shaking

    Hi All, First post here, I'm 25, been suffering with anxiety for 10 years now. I landed a job recently and each day is a struggle. For some reason whenever I'm talking to my boss, my heart begins to race and i start to get into a panicked state. I'm on Inderal 5mg and Lyrica 75 in the morning...
  4. Casting Harbor

    I Desperately Need to Rant. Support and Advice Would Be Helpful.

    So, I'm alone at home all day every day because I just cannot seem to hold down a job. Which leads to me piecing together ongoing and endless moments of contemplating my death and a bunch of other pessimistic ideas. I admit, I'm a boring person. I have nothing going for me. I don't have a...
  5. pepecat

    "Shoot the Damn Dog' author Sally Brampton dies

    Sally Brampton, journalist and writer, dies aged 60 - BBC News (contains suicide specifics) Of all the 'celebrity' deaths this year, this one has stunned me the most, though actually, I"m not massively surprised. I feel a bit 'hit by a truck' for a few reasons..... I didn't know Sally at all...
  6. B

    Looking for healthy coping mechanisms

    Hey guys, I'm new here, but I keep reading other threads and everyone here seems really helpful. Glad to be part of the community. I've been going through some serious life changes and it's really been taking a toll on me. I hit a very bad low in November and have spent a lot of time being...
  7. C


    hi people just a word NEVER take speed. last night i had ambulance. 25yrs of amphetamine caught me up. crippling chest pains. i'm back out now they gave me good meds (gtn spray & under tongue pills) it could have been so different. don't touch drugs. really not worth it peeps
  8. C

    does anxiety make you ill?

    Yes. Certainly does in my case. Crippling fear that literally roots me to the spot. I'm powerless to stop it! I get the shakes, feel sick & legs turn to jelly. Dunno where to turn. I find myself hanging onto walls, lamposts. Anything i can find really. Is it too much to ask for one week of...
  9. moyet

    struggling with disassociation, very anxious and urge to shave my hair off

    struggling with disassociation, very anxious and urge to shave my hair off The title of the thread says it all really. I flip from crippling anxiety to suicidal thoughts to despair and depression to feeling nothing and as though the world is unreal on a constant loop. The past few days I've...
  10. bulbie

    The Dentist

    I had the dentist today. Just a checkup. I need five fillings apparently. I'm not quite sure how I've gone from only needing two to five in 8 months, but I have. She gave me a telling off. I have too much of my prescription toothpaste left, and so I told her that sometimes I forget to brush...
  11. R

    New user - Crippling obsessive thought, panic attacks and self harm

    Been suffering for 5 years now, have delusional thought to the point it think I need to end it all, I have massive ambition for my future and then this other side that is a mess thinking I'm worthless scared and crazy. I think about things and my worst fears and somehow they become real for...

    Crippling anxiety

    I seem to have anxiety all the time. It makes me tense and on edge. I don't seem to be able to relax. I think what is the point, if I can going to die anyway? I feel a bit lost.
  13. Death8699

    Crippling Sadness

    Nope, not depressed, just sad...despondent, alone, feeling emptiness, etc. A total lack of connectedness with the outside world. Was able to get a workout in, but my energy is low today and I'm having these crippling feelings. Trying to cope, push myself passed those emotions and not dwell on...
  14. C


    After a long time I was starting to make some plans, a possible short walking break, going to visit a friend and all of a sudden they're not going to happen because of a physical degenerative monster that's invaded and means I can barely manage the stairs, b***er, b***ger!! Sorry to have a moan...
  15. bulbie

    So lonely...

    ...all of the time. It's crippling me. :nod2:
  16. A

    do you all suffer from anxiety?

    Just a quick question, I suffer from crippling anxiety and its quite high at the moment. :unsure:
  17. L

    i'm new at this so hi

    hi guys i've never done anything like this before (i'm a little nervous) but a friend of mine said it would be good to talk to people who understand so here goes,, when i was 11, my parents spilt up & i took it hard i sunk into a crippling depression & ive never pulled myself out of it now 6...