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  1. L

    Greetings from a newbie

    Hi everyone, I'm from Malaysia and so glad to have found this active forum. I have anxiety and panic disorder, in joining this forum I hope to seek advice at the same time provide some advices based on my experience with my disorder. Looking forward to get to know all of you here :)
  2. A

    Greetings and salutations

    Hoping to get and also provide help if I can.
  3. Q

    It's happening Again

    Why do I want to hurt myself every day over simple disgruntled. Sometimes my emotions build up I just have to let them out. Do I want to die - for the last 4 years or so. When I add up all the comments, innuendos, slights, hints, and statements of what a bad person I am just feel an...
  4. micheledillon

    Hello, I'm Michele

    I joined this forum with the intent to get way from the biased opinions of my family and friends. I feel like the help that I need should come from people I do not know who can provide me with unbiased opinions and advice. Receiving those things from someone on the outside will provide me with...
  5. Y

    new here

    Hi, I'm new here! I'm a therapist and wish to connect more deeply in the Cyber world. I am not here to provide therapy, rather I seek to provide and receive supportive understanding with people all over the world. I have my own darkness and shadow I am integrating and thought this could be a...
  6. 79Dave

    New here

    Hello all, just thought I'd introduce myself. I'm 39 years old and suffer from bipolar, MDD, GAD, and ADD. My biggest problem is my depression, I have been hospitalized for it many of times over the years. I do have a counselor and see my psych on a regular basis but I'm trying to find some...
  7. F

    Feeling SO DOWN.

    I have been struggling with mental illness for much of my life, but it has affected me severely over the last two months. I think I suffer from OCD and depression. I have zero motivation to do anything, even things outside of school that were once joyous to me. But it is most debilitating in...
  8. H

    Hi there

    Hello all, I hope everyone is well. I am hoping to join a support network for anxiety, depression, and to seek emotional support and advice for weight loss/self control. I'm hoping that, in time, I will also be able to provide support to those in need from a position of strength, security...
  9. shaky

    Lords debate banning police from holding people in crisis in police cells

    Lords debate banning police from holding people in crisis in police cells Call to end to use of police cells for people in mental health crisis | MHT This all sounds lovely, but the police aren't keeping people in cells for their own convenience. It is the duty of the health authorities to...
  10. R

    A friendly hello from this newbie :)

    Hi everyone! I've just joined this forum and thought I would say hello. A bit about myself, I'm a 32 year old female and I have suffered with depression and anxiety for a long time. My anxiety takes over my life and makes me overthink especially overthinking in my relationship (my poor...
  11. J

    Coventry, anyone?!

    Just wanted to know if there's any suffering coventrarians out there, hopefully we can provide help and support to each other or even just talk :D
  12. D

    Ocd prevents me from having a healthy relationship. help!

    I'm a 29 year old doc, very much aware of my Ocd issues. It runs in the family and my mother is an extreme germophobe. Since 18 I have jeopardized atleast 5 solid relationships of which one was one month away from marriage. I find it hard to maintain a steady emotional state I will either hate...
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    The Lothians

    East Lothian Recovery Group Psychological Therapies Herdmanflat Hospital Haddington EH41 3BU 0131 536 8518 The recovery group aims to: Provide an opportunity to discuss the challenges you face and what they mean to you personally Encourage you to focus on possibilities and help you to look...
  14. telekinesis

    what is the list of expected or likely activities a schizophrenic is usually involved with?

    what is the list of expected or likely activities a schizophrenic is usually involved with? I read somewhere once that schizophrenics usually get involved deeply into the spirituality world. and of course smoking is a big one but i dip 2 cans a day so itd take a smoker 2 cartons to catch up...
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    Flintshire Advocacy Services North Wales 1 The Podium, Ambrose Lloyd Centre, New Street, Mold, Flintshire CH7 1NP 01352 759332 [email protected] The advocacy service is structurally independent from statutory organisations. The service is designed and operates in a way which is free...
  16. D

    need help please

    so here is a brief description of what is going on with me I've been off antidepressants for about 10 months now but it hasn't been easy (was last on effexor and may have to go back on it depending on whether I may find the help that I seek on here) the first couple months were pretty good but...
  17. C

    Bath and North East Somerset

    Bath and North East Somerset Second Step 0117 909 6630 [email protected] 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...
  18. C

    really depressed

    so i've been depressed for years now since i was 17 i was diagnosed with autism and ADHD and since then i've never had a job not even an interview, i tried for years and am still trying to get a job i know its because of my disability i cannot be anything else, i did have a job for a week from...
  19. pepecat

    Research request - in connection with Intervoice and Hearing Voices Network

    Research request - in connection with Intervoice and Hearing Voices Network Please note this request has been approved by forum staff. Could you help us to contribute to our understanding of the experience of hearing voices and other sensory perceptions? We are conducting two studies...
  20. E

    Can't get my thoughts in order, feeling trapped within myself again...Hi by the way!

    Can't get my thoughts in order, feeling trapped within myself again...Hi by the way! :redface: I apologise for the dramatic title. I have suffered with depression, anxiety and crippling low self esteem for most of my life. I've gone through peaks and troughs, I've been managing to keep my...