phd

  1. T

    Hi

    Hi, I'm new here as I'm desperately trying to find a place where I can talk. I've had anxiety for as long as I can remember, and I've been struggling on and off with depression for about 13 years now. Right now I'm in a really deep depressive mode, I've just started my PhD and I hate it and...
  2. H

    Has anyone had a NeuroPsych Test?

    I'm scheduled to take this test tomorrow. I was wondering what others' opinion of this diagnostic tool. I've read many negative "reviews", in that this exam is "subjective," thus not a super-duper method to direct a patient's course of action. I'm anti-med after extremely detrimental effects...
  3. Q

    Had suicidal thoughts for the first time, I need to change my life.

    Hello New member here, was motivated to post due to having suicidal thoughts last night so I needed to speak. I’ll start off by saying that I’ve been depressed on and off for a long time, ever since I was a little kid. It’s gotten worse in the last few years. One of the main reasons for my...
  4. cpuusage

    Thinking about Suicide: Contemplating and Comprehending the Urge to Die by David Webb, PhD

    Thinking about Suicide: Contemplating and Comprehending the Urge to Die by David Webb, PhD Thinking about Suicide: Contemplating and Comprehending the Urge to Die by David Webb, PhD Thinking About Suicide | Contemplating and comprehending the urge to die...
  5. J

    I need advice about looking for a therapist

    When I look for a therapist, I tend to rule out those who don't have a phd Am I wrong to do this? Are those therapists with a phd (they have the approval to place 'Doctor' in front of their name) better than those without? Or should I not be so stringent and give those who don't have a phd...
  6. J

    Anyone got any employment ideas

    I don't know whether anyone has got any ideas on this, but I thought it might be worth asking. I obtained my PhD in Chemistry in 2009, after working in a lab for 6 years previous to that. But I was always wracked with self-doubt that I was actually good enough - that every stage I had passed (A...
  7. pepecat

    Yet another one....

    Hi New here.... um....... 34 y/o, recurrent depressive disorder.... 18 months in the MH system - finally gonna start some psychotherapy in the autumn..... doing a PhD part time..... like gardening, doing jigsaws (how ironic), reading. Think that's about it at the mo.....