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  1. S

    What's wrong with me?

    I think that I have some sort of mental oddity. I go to therapy for arachnophobia, and my therapist included me when she was talked about people with social anxiety a few times, so I guess I have that?? i think that I might need medication for anxiety, my friend takes meds for their anxiety, and...
  2. Kerome

    Helpful video

    I was watching this the other day and I remember thinking that if we base our identities on such loose groupings of context, then maybe the voices are not so much part of me as I thought. It throws into doubt the whole question of who or what I am, mentally. But that’s not a bad thing, in a way...
  3. Azelka

    How long do the ups and downs last in a day?

    How long do the ups and downs last in a day?
  4. M

    Is this abuse

    I’m unfortunately back home with my mum, and it’s just the two of us most of the time. I’m a young adult. She’s done a lot for me and my career, but fights with everyone. When she goes after me it’s after something tiny and I can’t deal with her anymore. I’d leave but don’t have anywhere to go...
  5. B

    Im wondering if it is depression or if its PTSD?

    So as folks on here know, I have had a long history with depression, but there's something Ive noticed even when Ive been on and off meds for extended periods of time. One particular aspect of my life continues to come back to haunt me, and it's how my family where when I was younger. There...
  6. N

    A question about PIP and ESA

    So i have been on ESA for 13 years and have always passed my medicals with no problem, i was on Job Seekers Allowance but the actually courses i did threw me off and said i wouldn't beable to cope at work. Doctor has always agreed. I was on DLA for 6 to 8 years exact dates unknown then in...
  7. J

    In your social life are you more active internally?

    I sometimes think a lot about scenarios vaguely involving relationships, specifically in a day-out setting with my family or an argument over something petty. To me imagined interactions probably has more internal impact than real-life interactions, of course real interactions affect the outside...
  8. hopefulthinking

    Thought broadcasters!!!

    Hello there fellow broadcasters. At the moment I'm trying to figure out why and how this is happening? I know there's probably a lot of people in the same boat as I am. And there has to be something we all have in common. I'm not sure what it is but I want to ask anybody or everybody some...
  9. E

    Does ativan work on anyone else?

    Hi I'm new so hopefully this has not been asked before. I've gone through a number of diagnosises until my doctor finally settled on a anxiety disorder I've been having more delusions as of late but thankfully ativan still seems to shut them down or at least lessen them a great deal. The thing...
  10. T


    Is Sexual Orientation OCD a real thing and can it out doubt in your mind on what your actually attracted to?
  11. I

    Benefits question

    Could I lose my benefits if I get less depressed and less scared in the future??? I want to improve, but I don't want to lose my benefits before I can work too. Please let me know. Thanks. :confused:
  12. Not_Crazy_Yet

    Do you question if you're really sick?

    How often do you question whether you're sick or not? I've been thinking lately that I'm not really ill. That I've confused and misled multiple trained providers. But then i have a visual hallucination I can't explain. I'm so confused. But I don't want to go back to hospital. Now that I have...
  13. T

    i feel i may have some sort of ocd

    I am always worried im picking things up and swallowing them any random items or poisons. Rationally I know it would be dangerous to do that, but my mind runs and makes me question am I doing something like that? If I see something laid down and i come back later and its gone I worry did I...
  14. T

    I guess this is hello :)

    Hi everyone, I'm Tricky Question, mainly because today I'm trying to make a positive effort to pick myself up and the question of deciding on a user name was actually too much of a tricky question. I have PTSD, depression and anxiety. I have up days and low days , both at the extreme level...
  15. D

    what is the point of being alive?

    the whole concept of life doesn't make sense to me. if all is going to perish at some point in the future, what is the point for being alive now? we won't be remembered or needed. nothing we do is going to stop the inevitable, so why do we, as humans, bother living a mundane, hard, frustrating...
  16. W


    Hi my problems started in 1994 because of bullying at work, I work for RM in a very clickly office in the West Midlands, comments like he’s weird, still the same, u can tell, laughing at me, attacking me I,ve been attacked twice one which still effects me today You may ask the question why are...
  17. E

    Could he have broken through the illness?

    I'm sorry if this is the wrong place to ask this sort of question. If so I'll absolutely delete this message and I'm very sorry. Here's the thing though; I've become obsessed with Quebecois poet Émile Nelligan, who suffered from schizophrenia and was sent to an Asylum at 19 in 1899, only to...
  18. T

    any help please

    So I've been having thoughts about a lot of topics so like murder rape invest paedophilia amongst others like death suicide and etc. These thoughts only started to happen a couple years ago but then I passed them off but since last year they have gotten worse. I have a system i will get one...
  19. S

    How do I cope?

    Hi, Recently my depression and anxiety have been acting up. I was unable to get out of bed three times last week which resulted in my getting in trouble at my job. On top of that I have not had the energy or motivation to eat for the past three days and I have skipped multiple classes at school...
  20. T

    Talking to myself

    Hello, everyone, I registered because I have a question, which makes me a bit concerned! Apologies if it goes on for a bit, I'll try to keep it short but informative. A little background: I'm in my 30-ies, and my mum is narcissistic, which over the years has obviously left it's mark on my...