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  1. M

    Could I have ADHD / ADD?

    Hi All! Was wondering if anyone knew much about ADHD / ADD. I keep thinking I may have it. I currently study at university and find it very hard to remain focussed on the same thing for longer than 10 minutes. That does depend however. Sometimes I can, it depends on how engaged or how much I...
  2. cpuusage

    Happiness depends on health and friends, not money, says new study

    Happiness depends on health and friends, not money, says new study | Society | The Guardian
  3. D

    How you see this picture depends on your mental health

    http://indy100.independent.co.uk/article/there-is-only-one-type-of-brain-that-is-not-fooled-by-this-optical-illusion--ZyfxgnVRJW What do you see? I see a convex face.
  4. pepecat

    Why French kids don't have ADHD

    https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/suffer-the-children/201203/why-french-kids-dont-have-adhd In the United States, at least 9 percent of school-aged children have been diagnosed with ADHD, and are taking pharmaceutical medications. In France, the percentage of kids diagnosed and medicated for...
  5. pepecat

    10 things passive people say.

    https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-squeaky-wheel/201511/10-things-passive-people-say?utm_source=FacebookPost&utm_medium=FBPost&utm_campaign=FBPost How passive you are depends on your personality, your perceptions of the world and your place in it, your feelings of empowerment and...
  6. amathus

    Dealing with Low Self Esteem.

    How is low self-esteem manifested? At the heart of your self-esteem are your core beliefs about the kind of person you are. If you have low self-esteem these beliefs will be mainly negative, and negative beliefs are expressed in many ways. In your thoughts about yourself you're likely to be...
  7. C


    Northumberland Northumberland Talking Therapies Tel: 0300 1234 502 (local rate) Email: [email protected] Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8am to 8pm, Friday from 8am to 5pm and Saturday from 9am to 1pm. The NHS in Northumberland recognises that, each year, nearly a...
  8. A

    Erratic Mood Swings

    Hi! I am new here, and have not been diagnosed by a medical professional yet but felt joing this forum may help me until I do get to see someone who can shed some light on what is going on in my head. For many years now, probably since I was 14 my moods shift from one to another, to another and...
  9. TheRedMenace

    Yesterday, all my troubles.

    Im sure you know the rest. Yesterday I was diagnosed as bipolar and my psych prescribed me with Priadel and Olanzapine. Yesterday I was flying, today Im very very tired, hope Im not going to be like this from now on. Don't know whether to be happy I have a diagnosis, or upset (suppose it...
  10. tricky32

    Having a bad day

    Feeling pretty lonely and weepy today..... sometimes my situation gets to me sometimes. Have been put on new meds recently and think I might need a stronger dose :cry2: Doesn't help when my two girls are coming down with a cold, are tired and I didn't sleep much last night either I've got a...
  11. kathrina

    My future depends on this

    I had a blood test today requested by my doctor. It all depends on the outcome of this blood test about what will happen to me next. My doctor hinted, when I saw him, about anorexia. I don't know. Another thing that is wrong is because I have moved, I might have to move to another doctor...
  12. Paradoxeverywhere

    A long introduction

    Hi. Generally people call me K.Years ago i was diagnosed with a few disorders. But to be honest i think thatmy previousdoctorwas a quack. Is it even possible to be schizotypal at 16? Then he claimed i had mild paranoia, which isomewhat believe but that depends on what shift i am in. I have...