kids

  1. C

    My anxiety is eating me from the inside

    Hello, I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety couple of years ago and was seeing a therapist, however, I stopped after several months as it is too expensive. Now it is taking a huge toll on my life sometimes I feel I just cannot continue anymore am just too tired. I am in my forties and...
  2. G

    Grieving

    I'm a childless man over forty and that first statement never caused me any pain until recently. I've had a difficult life and never had any children. It was never a conscious decision. It's just the way my life worked out. It never bothered me before until recently. I've experienced grief over...
  3. C

    At the end

    Zero energy, no enthusiasm for anything. Work full time as an electrician have a wife an two kids. Everyday is a major effort
  4. M

    is this mental abuse

    Hi just wondering if anyone can help feel so confused i have been with my partner for 4 years I met him when I came out of a violent relationship so was vulnerable, it started well then I found out I was pregnant then I found out he uses drugs and had to bail him out from drug dealers, things...
  5. J

    My Kids are Living in Fear

    I have become so paranoid that I’ve convinced myself my family and friends are betraying me and trying to “give me a taste of my own medicine” after my nervous breakdown that I’m obsessed with finding proof. I’ve even gotten the idea that they are using my 10 & 8 year old kids as a way to make...
  6. J

    Depression is killing my relationship

    I have been suffering with depression and anxiety for the last six months although only actually went to see my gp in December. In January I was signed off work as I felt that may help but the last four weeks at home have been awful. I have taken all my work anxiety and transferred it to home...
  7. O

    First time fir everything

    Ok guys lot of you know me from my other post. It happened for the first time she schitzed out. I didn’t take on the blame. She said I’m horrible, I’m useless, etc, she doesn’t want to be around me etc. daily occurrence. When by now I have so many people saying I don’t deserve this and that...
  8. C

    ?!?!

    Can somebody please give me advice asap to why I'm feeling so empty all the time? No feelings at all except anger.. I flip out at the stupidest things (so people keep saying).. I've got no motivation to do anything and I mean anything.. I have 2 kids and when I'm like this I feel like I'm...
  9. N

    Schizoaffective disorder and kids

    Hi everyone, three years ago I was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder. I have four kids (from 7 till 13 y.o.). We live in Russia. Two of my kids were born in the USA. My question is how to talk with my kids about my illness, how to explain them what is going on with me? Is there somebody...
  10. R

    I feel so sad and weepy

    Hi all, I’m new to this forum. I don’t really know where to start. I’m fed up of feeling sad and emotional. Every day tasks are becoming increasingly more difficult to undertake. I have no interest in anything and everything seems too much effort. I’m so tired all the time. Thing is I don’t...
  11. nickybow86

    Hello darkness my old friend ..

    Have been feeling good the last few weeks then BANG .... today has been so hard If i could stay asleep all day i would but I have kids and have to "function". It's been a while since I was this low and I nearly forgot how it felt. I hate everything :( I don't wanna be alive
  12. A

    Idk if anyone will even read this...

    My name is Andrea I am 26 years old and I have 3 young kids. I think there may be something wrong with me. I have no friends... Not one. I don't work. I don't do much of anything other than take care of my kids. I have controlling tendencies. I have been with my bf for 5 years. He's thinks I'm...
  13. M

    Can't take much more

    I am just very unhappy in my own skin at the moment. I've just turned 40, I'm going through a workplace disciplinary where I may lose my job (it's been going on for 4 months now and is killing me) I've got a very stressful home life with four kids. No social life to speak of and I haven't got...
  14. Girlrobin

    Hello Everyone am new

    Have read the forum a lot but been scared of posting. Am diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. Have been ill for about twelve years. Used to be quite anti meds but have been taking Olanzapine for about 2 years. I have two children to look after, have also seen how meds have helped my friends. I...
  15. M

    New here. very scary situation

    HELLO mhf! my partner was behaving differently in the past week or so having delusions and visions and getting very confused about things on tv or seeing other peoples faces on random people. Tbh they have had various issues randomly for at least 10 years but would never admit or seek help...
  16. 6

    my kids are so loud

    ...they are annoying me so much today. I love them and for the most part the noise is them playing and laughing. Some of it is LOUD complaining about getting school work done (we homeschool) BUT it seems SO much louder than normal. I am wondering if I am just tired and lonely (my hubby is...
  17. S

    Will he be truthful?

    Hi, I have used forums before but this is the first time I’ve posted about mental health. It’s not exactly my mental health, it’s my partners but obviously it’s having a huge affect on mine too. It’s a long story and one you have probably heard time again but please bear with me. We are a...
  18. D

    TRIGGER - Psychosis or not? **Trigger warning - suicide discussed**

    I don't know where else to post this but I need to get it out, maybe someone can understand and talk to me. I apologise if it's long, feel free to skip to the end, I'm giving a bit of background so it makes more sense. 2006 - Met my husband Dave. Age 19. I found him to be quite emotionally...
  19. C

    The time has come

    I booked an appointment with a solicitor on Tuesday as I felt I could not take anymore of my husband's paranoid delusions. He refuses help although functions at work and with our two young kids. It's the things he says to me that alarm me like people from his past trying to get his attention by...
  20. nickybow86

    Anxiety is high, today is a shit day..

    I'm just fed up !! I sick of having to do everything, I'm sick of everyday life, today I wanted to just run away from all my responsibilitys. I'm 31yr old mom of 2 kids , I'm in full time college and have to do it all because of a lazy partner. For example today is an average day and starts at...