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  1. B

    My Mother's failing health hundreds & hundreds f miles away

    Without even anyone responding I know there is many people who understand about what I am going to say. I have no seen my mother is 15 years or more. She lives in a rural place that is hard for me to get to. She is a hoarder and I really get sick when I am in that house. There is no even hotels...
  2. BorderlineDownunder

    seroquel/quetiapine

    Ok so yesterday after the section they put me on this drug. Reading through this forum it seems there is Nothing but Nightmare Stories. I struggle with my weight and most people say it caused them to stack it on. In view of this, is this REALLY a good drug for me? They have me 50mg yesterday...
  3. S

    Anxiety/relationship help

    I have been suffering with anxiety & depression for a few years now & it has increased greatly since my mum passed away 2 years ago. My partner of 4 years has always been very supportive but lately seems to be getting fed up with my "issues", as he believes they are getting worse. We have just...
  4. shaky

    When you are trying hard and getting nowhere

    I have a new one-man-show I am at the stage where I am selling tickets for the first performance I went to an event today full of people who have an interest in the field that my show is about. A networking event I find these sorts of events to be hard work. A room full of people I don't know...
  5. Gajolene

    Massive breakthrough in Scitzophrenia Research released today

    Genetic study provides first-ever insight into biological origin of schizophrenia Partial quote, click link for full article. http://www.broadinstitute.org/news/7823 Over the past five years, geneticists led by the Broad Institute’s Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research and its...
  6. C

    Bath and North East Somerset

    Bath and North East Somerset Second Step 0117 909 6630 admin@second-step.co.uk The team at Second Step is made up of people with a shared desire and determination to deliver recovery and wellbeing opportunities for people with mental health problems to enable them to achieve their hopes and...
  7. shaky

    British MH services in Crisis

    British mental health is in crisis This chap is telling it like it is. I think that many MH services have already effectively failed - it's just they don't make news stories. They don't go up with a bang, just hundreds, thousands of people in misery.
  8. M

    Help for Relative Who Has Tried Everything and Given Up

    60ish male, grown children, separated for a while, recently moved to new state. Has been suicidal for years. Has tried many psychiatrists and psychologists; ECT; many, many SSRIs; an MAOI; ketamine in a couple forms; in patient treatment at a couple well known facilities; and on and on. Is...
  9. S

    So much pressure

    I have an affective disorder and this has resulted in two bouts of long term sickness (6months) with 4months in between. Work have been really supportive but it has come to the point they can no longer have my job empty. I was told that if occ health and my consultant couldn't give me a date in...
  10. C

    Gloucestershire

    South Gloucestershire Second Step 0117 909 6630 admin@second-step.co.uk The team at Second Step is made up of people with a shared desire and determination to deliver recovery and wellbeing opportunities for people with mental health problems to enable them to achieve their hopes and...
  11. C

    frequent overdoses

    Hi all! As many of u may know, I've had frequent overdoses over the years on medication. A lot of them were 'touch & go' What amuses me is I call the doctor a few days later & he sends me repeat script no questions asked for the very same meds that put me in hospital four days! I ask myself...
  12. C

    bad idea?

    Hi all. Sorry I had to call police for maybe she's a wildflower. She called me saying she was beside a river. Crying. What was I supposed to do hundreds of miles away? I'd be up worried all night so had to call them as I would anyone. Hope now she's safe. The police found her. Was this a bad...
  13. Girl Interrupted

    Psychiatrist who damned hundreds as 'unfit parents' faces GMC probe

    The doctor who broke up families: Psychiatrist who damned hundreds as 'unfit parents' faces GMC probe Dr George Hibbert could be struck off over his conclusions that hundreds of parents had ‘personality disorders’ Millionaire is now being investigated over shocking suggestions he distorted...
  14. N

    Not sure if this counts as self harm, but it sure aint normal!!!

    So, I don't really know if this is self-harm, but here it goes: I'm a lesbian, I know I'm attracted to girls. I was in a long term relationship with a girl when I was 17 (lasted a year and a half) and that was one of the happiest times of my life (coming in second, first is my daughter) So I am...