I phone the UK Samaritans a lot at the moment, on average a few times a week. Yes, I do feel suicidal, I'm diagnosed autistic and have chronic depression and anxiety - just to clarify that I'm not someone who just phones "for a chat" although I usually speak in a very matter-of-fact way, only...
I just feel really deflated today.
I applied for a Care Assistant role and they said they would contact me eitherway- even if I didn't get the role today they would call. I haven't had any calls so I am stressing out.
I'm applying for Nursing at Uni next year and I need hands on care...
Step #1: Promise not to do anything right now
Even though you’re in a lot of pain right now, give yourself some distance between thoughts and action. Make a promise to yourself: "I will wait 24 hours and won't do anything drastic during that time." Or, wait a week.
Thoughts and actions are two...
Do you think you may be a victim of abuse or are trying to escape an abusive relationship Signs of abuse and helpline info in UK, Canada, US and Australia
Wanted to share this valuable link before I shut down the computer today.
Domestic Violence and Abuse: Signs of Abuse and Abusive Relationships
Does anyone have experience of calling NHS Direct (when it was operational in England) or NHS Direct Wales (still operational)?
I was led to believe that you could remain anonymous if you were just phoning for advice rather than for actual medical help, however, I've always been asked for my...
The Bath House
01223 566 957
Lifecraft exists for any adult in the Cambridge area who needs support for their mental health needs. Lifecraft believes people who have suffered mental health difficulties are well placed...
I have been drinking a lot
Feel like self-harming dont have enough meds too do it
Have rang the alcohol and drug helpline on my cellphone they have rang back concerned lucky my cell-phone cant be traced thank god
Feel scared i have so drank so much crazy megirl
i must just go to bed and sleep it...
Yesterday i was feeling overwhelmed anxious and agitated.
Anyway i rang the alcohol and drug helpline. As i had a bottle of wine saturday night and still feel bad about this well worse as i fell and hit my head and ended up in the ED having to have the laceration dealt with.
Anyway the alcohol...
My Dad has PD
I feel so helpless. He stays in the bedroom all day and night. Haven't really seen him since saturday. When I go up to the bedroom he is on the bed in a fetal position. Hes losing weight, pale and cold. He's looking like a frail old man and hes not even 50 yet. He won't eat much...
As i am writing this i can hear breathing from something standing behind me. I am reaching a point where i feel like my brain is capable of creating something solid, like a person. If i think hard enough, it will happen. I have been unaware of my behavior changing, but recently people have been...
It started when i got laid off 6 months ago. I had trouble finding a job. Now I finally found a job. It's almost half of what i used to make(almost minimum wage), is a brand new industry that i'm in, steep learning curve, i'm very stressed out about it. I have a family to...
It seems there is a Dutch national group for supporting people who do self harm, for self harmers by ex self harmers. They also do a telephone helpline.
(Moderated. Not permitted to have explicit self harm descriptions or images on the forum)
I just thought I would post this.
Rethink have a helpline for anyone experiencing worry over the new benefit changes. And I hope they can offer good advice with regards to this.
For anyone who would prefer there is also an email address.
The phone line is manned Mon-Fri 10am to 2pm.
I remember not that long ago thinking everything was fine,then boom your worlds upsides down and you spend your days either on a forum helpline ,talking to gps life is not good at all,always 2/3/4 weeks wait for everything hate This
It's 6am. Well technically 5am because daylight savings ends in this part of Australia today.
I can't sleep.
The youth helpline responded to an email I sent tonight saying to please contact them when I can as they are concerned. The dv helpline told me earlier when I was on webchat to ring...
Today I finished my group therapy program after two years. Effectively ending FOREVER my contact with my two therapists I have been seeing, mostly weekly, for nearly Two YEARS! :cry: :cry: :cry:
Rang to talk to my youth helpline counsellor Leila. She's been away for a few weeks. Find out she...