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  1. T

    Is this paranoia or something else?

    Hi, So for many years I've had issues with I guess being concernd with what may be behind me (physically). Along with general paranoia? When home alone, or even if family are there, if I'm the last one going to bed, last one downstairs etc. When walking the dogs, I feel I need to be slightly in...
  2. J

    Is this schizophrenia, dementia or something else?

    I help my mother take care of my 83 year old grandmother (my mother's mother). She has lived with us for quite a long time and seems to have progressively gone off the deep end as she has aged. Before she came to live with us, she was living in her car in a plaza parking lot. For years, she...
  3. M

    I think I might be OCD?...

    I feel typical writing this but I feel like I need some advice I guess? Since a young age I have always had minor rules that I had to do in order to feel normal or to make balance. I used to bump into things or even slightly touch them and I would have to say sorry, even if it was a stroke of a...
  4. S

    new neighbours been intimidating myself and sister

    so we have neighbours who have lived next to us for only about six months.... they have already hit on our wall quite a few times since they have moved in. this happened when one of us was shouting or raising voice or crying . now only the other week myself my mum and my siste... we were having...
  5. Tired Daisy

    Postman shouted at me and made threats

    So this morning I heard a loud thumb at the door I thought it was the police or somebody trying to break in at first so I got scared and then I saw something being forced through the letterbox so I opened the door and it was the postman and he shouted at me and said: "Why didn't you open the...
  6. P

    cocaine induce psychosis

    I believe he overdoses with drugs like cocaine until he has hallucination. He still talk like other normal people but with the additional story of hallucination and more talkative. Being freak out of hallucination in the night. He uses the thin foil to cover the door because the fear of some...
  7. S

    Warning about dating apps

    This isn’t about my schizophrenia but I am schizophrenic. I downloaded a dating app a few days ago and started talking to some men. Well, I had one show up at my door last night and I didn’t give him my fucking address. On the app they have a location thing that gives your general area. The...
  8. little rose

    triggered

    just got triggered just by my new neighbours knocking on our door dealing with chronic trauma stuff and i didnt answer the door cos it made me anxious.. felt vulnerable ever since thye knocked on the door.. i hate how simple little things like that set me off feeling vulnerable.. i just felt...
  9. T

    Distractabity, forgetfulness

    Anyone have experience with not being able to complete tasks? I can’t seem to finish one thing at a time, I bounce around and do a little of everything. I often need to be redirected to be reminded what I started with and what I was doing. I bought a whistling tea pot because I will even forget...
  10. M

    How to fix me

    I have horrible ocd and anxiety. In the morning when i go to work I'll got outside, lock my door and got to my car and then look at my door and think to myself "did i lock my door" and I'll go "I don't remember doing it". So I'll get out of my car see if my door is locked. It always is of...
  11. N

    Hallucination?

    I've been told by a psychiatrist that I may be schizophrenic. So anyway I was just sat on my couch playing a game and I heard someone walking up to the door and I looked up and thought I saw a black shadowy figure and freaked out for a sec and jumped out of my skin. Then I realised the door...
  12. G

    Neighbour with anger problems - need advice

    Hi all, My first post here. I'm looking for advice due to my neighbour who seems to have anger issues. For over a year now she has taken to shouting day in and day out at "Someone". I know its not me, I think its her ex-boyfriend who lives next door on the other side. Nothing unusual in that I...
  13. I

    being bullied at work by ex bully friend

    Hi I've been doing cover work and the old bully who bullied me last summer has started to bully me again today by being rude to me and treating me like a child and making me feel stupid,firstly I was doing the trolleys and my manager asked me to shut the door behind her,I didn't hear what she...
  14. Chopsy

    NEW experiences with 'VOICES'....

    Risks as i opened the lounge door to go through into the kitchen, i heard the word 'risks'....i heard this word as a thought voice ..... the word was put in my mind... for me....... as guidance, advice & 'help'. As i got into the lounge i was going to leave the lounge door open [as in my...
  15. 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...
  16. Tired Daisy

    Another panic attack of the day

    Well today and yesterday.... well I still think that a certain person I know is after me and is watching me and there planing on breaking into my house.... long story but at the same time I think my paranoia is playing a big part of this as I was going into my house yesterday I heard the...
  17. C

    Do I have OCD? please help

    So, about 4 months ago, I started to realize that I have certain rituals that I have to carry out through the day. Some include: closing my bathroom door 3 times when I walk in, closing my basement door 3 times when I walk out (I have a fear of anything supernatural, and I belive that closing...
  18. valleygirl

    Totally Freaked Out

    The buzzer number for my apartment is connected to my cell phone. I wasn't expecting anyone today, but someone kept buzzing me, and I kept ignoring it, but they kept buzzing, and I started to freak out, thinking maybe it was the building manager, but if it was the building manager, why didn't...
  19. L

    New here .. short story of why I am here.

    I was recently diagnosed with PTSD after many years of struggling with what was going on with me physically. This coming January it will be 20 years since I lost my beautiful daughter who had just turned 19 in an automobile accident. I know there are thousands of parents who have lost their...
  20. Funnyday

    Telling others

    A few years back now. I told someone who I thought was a friend that my reason for not working was that I had schizophrenia. Their response when seeing me out of their home, was to tell me when we were at the front door. "Next time you come. This is your door now". With that I left unsure what...
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