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  1. G

    Sycrest.... For bpd

    MY PSYCHIRATRIST HAS PUT ME ON 5MG TWICE A DAY.... BUT I ONLY HAVE TAKEN IT..3 TIMES AS THE SIDE AFFECTS ARE PURE EXHAUSTION.... HAS ANYONE ELSE USED IT AND HOW EFFECTIVE IS IT FOR BPD....DOC TOLD ME IT HELPS WITH......PARANOIA AND IMPULSIVE BEHAVIOUR FOR SELF HARMING ?????:confused:
  2. M

    Is Abilify effective at 25-30mg for positive symptoms?

    Dear all, I have recently been experiencing a voice. My Abilify has been increased to 25mg two weeks ago but no real improvement has taken place., Now I am considering increasing the medication to 30 mg. Is this effective from the communities experience? Morrissey
  3. D

    "Stop thinking Start living" by Richard Carlson

    I've read this book once a while back now and I enjoyed it and thought the ideas this author suggests and brings to the table were remarkable. Unfourtnately I gave up after only a day due to being in the most stressful day to day situations I had ever been in. Now though, things are more...
  4. F

    CBT is not an effective treatment for symptoms of schizophrenia

    Cision AB : CBT is not an effective treatment for symptoms of schizophrenia | 4-Traders http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25574773 Cognitive-behavioural therapy for the symptoms of schizophrenia: systematic review and meta-analysis with examination of potential bias
  5. J

    Strange Psychotic thoughts about people

    Hi all I am a 22 years old student who was living a very normal life without any kind of mental illness . Suddenly for unknown reasons I suffered from strange psychotic thoughts which affected my whole life. I always cant focus on people bodies and faces , whenever I look to a human, my brain...
  6. J

    Strange Psychotic thoughts about people

    Hi all I am a 22 years old student who was living a very normal life without any kind of mental illness . Suddenly for unknown reasons I suffered from strange psychotic thoughts which affected my whole life. I always cant focus on people bodies and faces , whenever I look to a human, my brain...
  7. say_ruh

    St. John's Wort

    Has anyone taken this supplement? Did you find it effective? Were there side effects that you noticed? Please let me know. :D
  8. cpuusage

    Book of Lamentations

    Book of Lamentations – The New Inquiry A new dystopian novel in the classic mode takes the form of a dictionary of madness The best dystopian literature, or at least the most effective, manages to show us a hideous and contorted future while resisting the temptation to point fingers and invent...
  9. S

    sesame street

    Sometimes I watch Sesame Street to cheer me up its really effective
  10. honeyquince

    Genetic screening to inform choice of anti deepressants?

    Hi, I've a friend in America who also has depression. They have recently given a swab to be genetically screened. Apparently your genes can point to the most effective anti depressants. Has anyone else ccome across this, it was the first I'd heard of it. Cheers, Honeyquince
  11. cpuusage

    Study Finds Turmeric Is As Effective As Prozac For Treating Depression

    Study Finds Turmeric Is As Effective As Prozac For Treating Depression | Collective-Evolution Researchers with the Department of Pharmacology of Government Medical College in Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India performed a study comparing the effects of turmeric (curcumin) and Prozac (fluoxetine). The...
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    Psychotherapy Is Effective but Underutilized, Review Shows

    Psychotherapy is effective, helps reduce the overall need for health services and produces long-term health improvements, according to a review of research studies conducted by the American Psychological Association. Yet, the use of psychotherapy to treat people with mental and behavioral...
  13. S

    Has anybody found the right Medication?

    Has anybody on this Site found the right medication? After 18yrs last year, I 'thought' I had found the right medication. A combination of 2. After new studies (earlier in the year) regarding the danger of the new med I tried, I've had to discontinue because lower levels aren't effective for...
  14. F

    What types of therapy have you had?Was it effective?

    I have had CBT and it helped me understand the reasons why i do the things i do, it was very effective for my OCD and i would highly reccomend it.
  15. F

    Facts on antipsychotics

    Hi just thought i would post some info on antipsychotics, how effective they are what's the best ect etc;) Ok so if you didn't know by now there are two types of antipsychotics used today, they're Atypical Antipsychotics and Typical Antipsychotics. Typical Antipsychotics are the older...
  16. F

    Treading water

    Do you ever feel that it's an uphill struggle just to maintain your level of mental well being let alone make progress? I leapt a level nearly 30 years ago(was on the verge of at best a group home and at worst a long stay ward)but have plateaued since then. Medication helps with some things...
  17. R

    Alone and Confused

    Hi, I am suffering from severe depression, borderline personality disorder and hear vicious degrading voices constantly. I have been in hospital since march and have recently been discharged from a section. I have taken 4 overdoses since being here(not the nurses fault they are brill but we are...
  18. W

    hi there from a bipolar veteran

    Dear fellow sufferers, I was diagnosed 28 years ago with bipolar which surfaced immediately with the birth of my daughter. Thought at the time a miracle had happened as I felt so euphoric little did I know I was expseriencing my first bipolar 1 manic episode. Many depressive episodes later I...
  19. U

    Lithium VS Olanzapine

    Hello, Can any one tell me if they find Lithium effective, or Olanzapine, or both taken together. Thanks :)
  20. SimonB

    Problems with generic citalopram

    Hi all, I have woken again this morning [and was woken in the night] with a stomping headache. I have noticed when I have the 'brand' citalopram its very effective, but when I have a run of generic citalopram, I have problems with headaches, and its not as effective. Has anyone noticed...
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