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  1. J

    Birthday .... mixed blessings.

    Today is my birthday . I have spent every birthday, Xmas and new year on my own fur over 20 years . Not because I had to because there were no people in my life. It was something have to do to cope . I have already had suicidal thoughts today and feel on the brink of crisis . Yet this...
  2. I

    Hi everyone!

    Hi people! I have AvPD, which makes it hard to make friends in real life, so I thought it would be a good idea to have a chat with other people who can relate to my problems! It would also be nice to make some friends, so message me if youd like!
  3. WinslowBobafet

    I’m a DID loser!!

    I’m so fucked in the head, I have DID and schizoaffective and I’m going mad I’m so miserable I need someone to talk to I need people I hate myself ughhhhhh
  4. Tired Daisy

    I can't stand chaos

    I lost it in Morrisons today, people have zero common sense in this place there's chaos everywhere and people seem to be zombified. I can feel myself having no control in these situations its to much stress for me to deal with. I just wanted to get the last of my Christmas shopping so that I...
  5. C

    Depression and Anxiety - new poster

    Hello all I found this place on Google. I'm not sure really where to start. I'm female 33 with some form of depression and/or anxiety. I've been on and off anti depressants since having my son 3 years ago and I didn't start seeing a psychologist via my GP bit I couldn't keep the appointments...
  6. sunset547544

    Thanks

    I wanted to say a thank you to people on this forum because it has been such a great support tool for me. It's very difficult for me to vent or seek advice with people in the real world if I am struggling, so this is a really important place for me. Most of the time people here try to help and...
  7. M

    How to get my life back?

    I'm in probably the worst state I've ever been in. I graduated high school kinda recently. Ever since then my anxiety has worsened. I'm at the point where I don't really leave the house. When I do go out, it's a process of trying to "look presentable". Only to lead me feeling gross and...
  8. R

    Struggling. Where to start with help?

    Hi all I feel the need to say what's wrong with me now because it's really effecting my life. When I go out into certain places my anxiety gets really bad and has got worse over the last few years. Places like costa and generally shopping are the worst for some reason. It's gotten to the point...
  9. A

    The Traffic Is The Anchorless Reality --- Its what this musician hears

    Hey, my name's Andrew. :) I'm a musician with a trained ear and ive been playing instruments since for the last 20 years. I've been diagnosed with schizophrenia. I study the music of schizophrenia (psychosis).. the tone we all lose touch with reality is the major 2nd of the Aeolian mode. But...
  10. J

    So alone

    So today/yesterday (I haven’t slept yet) a friend of over 10 years publicly “name & shame”d me to some 500 people with some pretty serious false allegations. Now I have so many people I don’t even know that are wishing me dead, saying what a horrible person I am and how much they hope I suffer...
  11. F

    BlueIce app for managing self-harm: what do young people think?

    Posted by Bethan Davies Dec 13 2018 . BlueIce app for managing self-harm: what do young people think? Has anyone tried this app? What are your thoughts about it?
  12. S

    Newbie

    Hi everyone looking to talk to people with BPD , x
  13. Fairy Lucretia

    sometimes i am scared of posting x

    do you ever get scared of posting about yourself for fear you will get no replies? i am extremely sensitive to rejection and to get no replies would really hurt i know by and large i am lucky with the replies i get but im scared of posting about myself in case nobody responds ,i know people...
  14. qwerty1234

    The root reason for worrying about weight

    Why do you care about your weight? I am not sure if I care about others' opinions that much, but I automatically assess people in part based on their weight. Even though it seems to me that some of my friends deliberately diet. For me I think it may have something to do with status. It is...
  15. L

    not sure what's wrong with me anymore

    warning: this might be a rambling mess because it's 1:37am and i don't really know what i'm talking about. i'm not sure what it is but recently been feeling a bit shit. just in general. i feel low and sad for genuinely no reason - usually when i'm alone dwelling on stupid thoughts like 'what...
  16. S

    Depressed about life

    Apologies, this could be a bit of a ramble and will probably make me sound like a complete disaster zone... I wasn't quite sure where to post this post but the depression forum feels like the best fit. I don't feel suicidal at the moment, it's more a general sort of misery with life. I'm...
  17. A

    I can't do this anymore

    I'm so desperately unhappy. For the past while I've been feeling worse than usual, I hate myself, I'm convinced I do nothing but embarrass myself or annoy people. I haven't left the house in days because my chest gets so tight I can't breathe at the thought of being around people (I know that...
  18. R

    Severe difficulties at work

    Hi there, I suffer with very bad SA and my doctor said I had mild autism I'm really not exaggerating or being paranoid when I say I'm hated at every workplace i've been at (mainly because of the difficulty I have in making eye contact) and resultantly REALLY struggle to hold down a job. I am...
  19. T

    SO stressed

    so tired. Cat crying for i don't know what. Makes me feel guilty. I don't have enough for her, energy. I am tired. I am scared i need to get work asap. People putting pressure on me.
  20. H

    I AM HOPE - Comedian Brings Hope to Many

    There's a comedian in New Zealand called Mike King. He's been involved in a campaign to help people who experience self doubt and low self worth to the point of suicidal ideation or worse. He has travelled the country speaking from town to town, telling his own life story and sharing his amazing...
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