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depression

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    I don't know how to put my feelings into words.

    Hi, I have been suffering from anxiety/depression since what feels like the beginning of times. I have finally shared this with my GP last year in April and I have been on a waiting list for free talking therapy ever since. The only reason I have not chased it is that I can't make myself to...
  2. H

    I am a male who suffers with BDD and GAD

    Hi everyone, I suffer with BDD, GAD and depresson. As you can imagine, I can be quite socially anxious. I am typing this on packed train... I was wondering how people with the same conditions as me cope when they are out in public. Because of my BDD I seem to think that people keep looking...
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    I try my hardest but it never works

    I’ve been making some strides. I read a book to help me, and had been sleeping consistently the same time. I thought everything would be just a little bit better at least. But the last 4 days I’ve been breaking down so hard, and today I was just like I can’t do this anymore. I feel like no...
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    Talking to a professional ABOUT a partner

    My girlfriend has depression, an eating disorder and possibly something more. I really love her and want to be with her, but some things she does and says are really putting a strain on her, me and our relationship. Some things are causing problems for our relationship and both her and mine...
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    How Mental Health issues like stress effect our life?

    How Mental Health issues like stress effect our life? And how we will fix the stress and depression problem in life.
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    Need advice

    A little about me...I'm 47 year olds, recently diagnosed with bipolar 2 disorder after years of being treated for chronic depression. I also have ADHD and mild to moderate anxiety. I'm the mother of two teenagers with similar medical conditions. I would like to have other peoples take on a...
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    Back here again

    My depression is getting worse with each day. Friends just betray me, hurt me and use me. How can I ever trust anyone? Everyone lies. Nothing helps, therapy is useless( 5 years and more to come) unless they can teach me how to stop intense emtions that appear for no reason . I feel so fucking...
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    Hello, here is my story

    Here comes my introduction. My problems startet very early in life, at around the age of 10. That is where I went to a therapist for the first time for one appointment because I told my mom I did not want to live anymore( I did not mean to hurt her, but I also did not know what to do with these...
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    Mentally unstable girlfriend. I'm worried

    Okay so I'm 20, my girlfriend is 23 and we're in a long distance relationship. She has been diagnosed with both an eating disorder and depression and is honestly not getting the amount of help she needs (but she has promised to get more help now, I really hope she doesn't break the promise)...
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    Does anyone else feel more low after Christmas?

    I do. Even as a kid I would feel sad when all the decorations got taken down, tv went back to normal and everything else as well went back to normal. Normally I enjoy Christmas, I hardly look forward to anything anymore and I think it is a protection mechanism. This year, I was not bothered...
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    Other help on the NHS?

    i am getting to a point where i am ready to give up on getting better. I have been diagnosed with depression and anxiety for about 7 years now, but I had depression for nearly 12 years and anxiety for around 8 years. From when I was first diagnosed with depression and anxiety, I was put on...
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    adhd & anxiety/depression & dissociative episodes

    i want to connect with other people on here who have similar problems. i get bad sensory overload and am extremely sensitive to / stressed out by a lot of stimuli and physical sensations (smells, clothes with tags, other kinds of clothes/tightness, specific fabrics, tags, certain socks, certain...
  13. E

    Bad anxiety and completely stuck in life

    Hi guys, I’ve gone through a lot stuff in my young life and I just wanted to ask for some opinions and advice on this forum. Lately my anxiety is very bad. It’s on a level that I think that it can’t be worse. 3 years ago it completely took over my life. Ever since I’m struggling with it. I’ve...
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    I feel like I'm going to loose everything

    Hi guys, So i'm not very good at explaining things but I'm going to try and give it a go! I'm going through a bit of a catch 22 at the moment where i'm feeling like i'm stuck in the same cycle and cant break through it, however i am sure that my condition is deteriorating. I suffer with...
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    Body Dysmorphic Disorder mixed with Being Ugly and Gay

    I've been suffering from body dysmorphic disorder since 2003 (I also had anorexia and IBS starting around the same time, so not a fun three pronged illness nightmare) and I've been out as a gay man since 2007 and I wish I could say this all got easier but every day, I feel myself losing more and...
  16. MyNameIsUseless

    Xmas done and dusted. Next task, survive NYE...

    G'day Friends, I hope you all had somewhat of a decent Xmas. I know it can be a tough time during the holiday season to be cheerful and to showcase some sort of festive spirit for all to see! Especially after getting through the last 12 months with whatever 'darkness inside your head' you've...
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    rambling about myself

    hello ! this is long and i honestly don't expect anyone to read it all, i just wanted to let it all out i'm not 100% sure why i'm here, i just want to talk about my problems anonymously i guess. that, and opening up to my therapist is taking longer than i had expected. i don't think i want to...
  18. PurpleDaffodils

    Confused, anxious, depressed, stressed over life and relationship.

    Hello all, I'll start by wishing you all happy holidays and thank you so much for clicking my thread and hearing me out. I have suffered with depression my whole life, was diagnosed with MDD (Major Depressive Disorder) PTSD (due to abusive past relationship), and GAD (general anxiety disorder...
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    New here

    Just want to do a brief introduction of myself. I am 26 years old and I work as a registered nurse. I have been battling Major depressive disorder for 10 years but only got diagnosed in 2012. I have had to work extra hard to get to where I am today but still have to fight off many depressive...
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    3 years of depression / fatigue

    Hi Everyone, I want to tell my story for the last 3 years in hope of help and or tips from you out there. Background: When I was a kid I was always best or among the best in every sport i did. I found it very easy to learn new things quick, much faster than other kids. My self esteem was...
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