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  1. C

    New here :)

    Hi I'm new here :) I joined this forum because right now I've been going through a rough patch and am seeking some understanding. I have a huge huge huge interest in psychology, I adore nature and art, and theatre. I also love to write poetry. I'm also LGBTQ. I think I have depression...
  2. prettyflower

    Hello I am new

    Just wanted to say hello. I am a girl from the USA. I am diagnosed with depression anxiety and hear voices and I struggled with self harm. I am glad I found this site. Maybe I can make some friends who understand me. :)
  3. R

    Trying to be sociable with OCD/anxiety/depression

    Hello, I’m 44 and have suffered from anxiety and depression for as long as I can remember but I was only diagnosed with OCD 9 years ago. I tapered off my medication in May last year and have not been on any meds in the interim but my symptoms seem to be worsening. I am trying to be more...
  4. A

    just joined; kinda nervous

    Hi, I'm Kitten! I am a 25 y/o female. I am very socially inept and shy. I'm having a bit of anxiety while writing this I joined to give and more or less recieve advice about stigma. :-( i am currently in a potentially bad living situation
  5. S

    advice and support badly needed please

    i live on the west coast in cumbria. hi everyone, ive had a private psychological report done by a clinical psychologist shes said i have BPD possibly brought on by childhood & adolescent trauma abuse and neglect. i'm currently trying to be refered (through my GP) to my local mental health...
  6. V

    Hi, how are you?

    I have had paranoid schizophrenia since age 13. I wasn't eating or sleeping very well in my adolescence. My weight got down to 128, which is way too low for anyone in my family. Had an episode when I saw something that wasn't there, talked about killing myself, and talked about killing others. I...
  7. D

    The Best Introduction you've ever seen.. maybe.

    :popcorn: okay, My name is Cameron, but in reality, I'm called "Tree" due to my height an I look like a lumberjack, apparently. I am a young adult at the age of 18. I, of course, am here for the same reason you all are here. one, to discuss my problems, here to help others, and to burn all the...
  8. A

    Introduction!

    Hi everyone! I'm Azera (not my real name, but my forum name since that can't be released :)) I'm currently in college working towards a bachelor's in Clinical Psychology. I'm diagnosed as Bipolar 2 but with psychosis, and I have Agoraphobia with Panic Disorder as well as Generalized Anxiety...
  9. SpiritHeart

    Hi... Not sure what to say?

    Hello, I am SpiritHeart but you can just call me Spirit. So I suppose you're interested about me and why I'm here right? Well, I have been diagnosed with Anxiety disorder, chronic depression and ADD (Inattentive) and currently have no clue what to do with myself. I still have no clue how this...
  10. littleghast

    I don't know

    Um, hi? I'm new to forum but I've lurking for about a year and half while I was researching various things. I know this site isn't made to diagnosis or anything else similar but I was wondering if anyone could point any symptoms I exhibit/show or tell me what it might seem like. Okay, so...
  11. H

    new to forum recently diagnosed bpd & ptsd

    hi found your forum and hope it will be of help i've recently been diagnosed with bpd and ptsd after over 20yrs not sure if i'm happy to know as i sometimes am or hate myself for who and what i am having a bad night anxiety as appointment with cpn at 10am 1st time after cancelling 3 times my...
  12. Cry-Baby

    ▲ new member ▲

    Hello everyone! :peace: I am a 25-years-old Taurus who creates art in California, where I reside. I have been diagnosed with bipolar II, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, agoraphobia, and attention deficit disorder. I am going to keep my introduction short & sweet, so if you...
  13. D

    New to this ...so yh... hiya

    Hiya everyone hope ur all good... im 26 from Manchester.... i suffer from depression anger an anxiety. Sometimes voices but only when I let them talk 🙈. So yh never done this before. Don't no if its any good. Soon find out.
  14. CarpeDentum

    Calling out to Yorkshire Folk, is there anybody still out there?!

    Evening all, I'm new. I'm 29, female from Yorkshire. Currently signed off work with Anxiety and Depression. Never been signed off before. It doesn't sit well with me, time is just rolling on... That being said I know full well that the time had come to stop and admit that actually no, I'm not...
  15. CarpeDentum

    Living it up on a Saturday night...

    Evening all, I'm new. I'm 29, female from Yorkshire. Currently signed off work with Anxiety and Depression. Never been signed off before. It doesn't sit well with me, time is just rolling on... That being said I know full well that the time had come to stop and admit that actually no, I'm not...
  16. L

    Hello...I am new to the forum : )

    Hi, I'm not really too sure what to do or where to start? :) I would like to share a post and hope to get feedback but, because I am new I guess I am anxious that I'll get no responses and, then really live up to my name and be lost at sea :) Any comments I'd really appreciate it : )
  17. Ali Sorakai

    Back On Forums; A slave to anxiety

    Hey everyone! My name is Ali. I am 22 years old. I have been diagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder, Generalised Anxiety and Depression with Psychotic Features. The last time I was on a forum for mental health was about 6 years ago :eek:. I have been up and down but in the zone of being able...
  18. R

    I'm a new member

    Hello everyone, I'm new here. I suffer from anxiety and depression. I'm hoping that we can help each other out. Wishing a good day to all.
  19. L

    New here... could use some words of advice with my ED PLEASE.. could be triggering if triggered easily

    New here... could use some words of advice with my ED PLEASE.. could be triggering if triggered easily Hey everyone, I am Sadie from Utah U.S. I have been diagnosed with Bulimia for over 6 years now, and was in recovery for some time until the end of November, I went full blown into it, and...
  20. P

    Time To Change

    This is the first time I've opened up about mental health to anyone. For the past year I have been suffering with an eating disorder and/or depression/anxiety (not really sure what it is) and I have managed to keep it well hidden and disguised to everyone and anyone in my life. I realise it's...
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