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family problems

  1. H

    Losing all hope in ever getting better - family makes getting therapy pointless.

    I need advice because I don't know what to do anymore. All my options are closing and it feels like I am barely breathing and I'm losing all hope in getting better ever... but I can't take this pain anymore. I just can't keep living like this. I hate myself so much and just thinking about...
  2. prettyflower

    Emotional Abuse by Family?

    I am extremely depressed and anxious. My mom and older sister are controlling me and possibly emotionally abusive? I have been questioning my sexuality and gender identity since high school. A few years ago when I was in high school my older sister read my diary. She told my other sister what...
  3. R

    Advice needed

    I just found out that all my friends since 2011/2013- Present were given information about me by my school which was given by my parents thru hypnosis and I feel like shit. Its been 5-7 years since I have had “friends” and I feel like Ill make no real friends at university who never knew me...
  4. G

    My Mother-In-Law makes my anxiety unbearable

    Hello everyone, I was really hoping for some support and advice with how to deal with my current living situation. My partner and I are living with his mother for the time being while I complete an unpaid internship. I'm not sure if it's just the stress of living with your MIL generally, or...
  5. Cry-Baby

    ▲ family doesn't get it ▲

    I have been prescribed with bipolar disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and agoraphobia. My parents are forward-thinking people, my sister is a hospital RN, and yet they just don't want to do some research on my illness. I don't get it. I have begged my mom to read NAMI's...
  6. B

    My career life is becoming a shit

    Hello guys, I'm 20yo, I have a full scholarship in medicine, I already have 2 years studying, Im 4 years away from graduate. The thing is that from the last year I realised this is not something I want to do with my life, Im sciency, I like the topics as much I woul like topics about physics or...
  7. E

    My mother is making things incredibly difficult

    Been told that she's kicking me out if I don't sort myself out. But I have already been making steps that she refuses to notice. I left my controlling partner just 2 days ago so I'm not feeling 100% at the moment. I've cut down drinking alcohol to once a week, I've sorted out some voluntary work...
  8. L

    Should we seek help or be more understanding?

    Hello, I'm writing to get a second opinion from unrelated unbiased people as to whether or not my mother in law needs to seek help for a mental illness, which one it might be, or if were overreacting and need to be more patient and understanding. Below are some of her "symptoms": She retired a...
  9. FluffyMuffins230

    Family issues

    I really don't know what to do, I don't anymore. I try and have patience with my family, especially with my father who developed COPD in 2009. Lately my parents have been fighting about medicine, my dad forgetting things easily, and seeming to just pop pills like candy. I'm just mad at my dad...