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  1. ThatSinkingFeeling

    Myself & My Situation

    Hi there. I have Anxiety, Depression, OCD, PTSD, BPD, and I consider myself 'borderline-autistic' as I was 2 marks away from having Aspergers. I have been in recovery for over 5 years now and am training to be a creative writing tutor for people with mental health issues. I am looking to get...
  2. M


    Hi - wow amazed to have found this forum, I wonder if there any moderators here to help with my request? As a (very) mature student I am currently studying at college before starting my degree in mental health nursing in September. It's been a long process for me as I have in the past...
  3. R

    I hear a womens voice.

    I hear a womens voice telling me I am worthless that I am nothing but a waste of resources. My psych prescribed me anti-psychotics for this issuse but its still there. I am afraid if I talk more about these things with people my doctors will request that I stop hormones for my gender dysphoria...
  4. Owl93


    Could really do with some advice as I don't want to post on FB. I like this lad and he like's me, I found him on FB but I don't if I should send him a friend's request. As I only have two mutual friends I don't want to look a creep. I just don't know what to do and any help would be great.
  5. Z

    I'm new also

    Hi, I'm new too. Just stopping to say hi. Today I went to my support group and it was frustrating. The topic was schizoaffective disorder by my request. I guess I didn't like the reading. Oh well. Glad to be here.
  6. Gajolene

    New Therapy? TMS ? Insight from those who have tried it please.

    Has anyone has this form of therapy and can give people an idea of what to expect in the way of sideeffects afterwards. Posting for a gentleman concerned for his wife and her chances of relapse into psychosis if she goes though with the psychiatrists request to undergo this therapy.
  7. Gajolene

    Caregivers request, what do you do to help with self care

    Pretty much what the thread title states, self care is a huge issue for adults with psychotic disorders,nearubilological disorders, what are your main tips, reminders to help with your self care.? JD is a daily struggle thanks in advance for any self care I can get him to understand while still...
  8. B

    Newbie saying hi

    Hello. I kinda jumped on the forums a week or so back without properly introducing myself, so here I am now :) I had undiagnosed depression for a lot of my childhood, was diagnosed in my late teens and only really recovered from it a couple of years ago. I've had anxiety issues, mostly of the...
  9. D


    Seems even on a site with likewise people, a person can't find friends, I am not talking about sharing the same sleeping bag, or inviting me to meet your parents, mental illness makes you an outcast, drives you deeper into yourself, that's why I find it odd that not one person responded to my...
  10. pepecat

    Research request: Guided imagery for reducing anxiety

    Participate in research: Guided imagery for reducing anxiety Please note this has been approved by the moderators / admin Hello, my name is Jedda Crabtree and I am currently undertaking a research project with Jessica Nguyen at the Queensland University of Technology, School of Psychology and...
  11. A

    PIP worries

    hello I am new here, I suffer from anxiety and depression. it will be two weeks this sunday that I posted my PIP form, I wrote it the best that I could possibly write it. I have been visiting a mental health clinic aswel as on a waiting list for CBT therapy im also on medication. with my form I...
  12. M

    Employment and Family

    I work for a major Supermarket chain but other members of my family work in the same store as me. I work nights and them (my Mother and Brother) days, this is on purpose on my account with a spoken understanding between me and my Managers that they are not to speak to my mum about me. I am...
  13. 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...
  14. pepecat

    Documentary about BPD event.

    This post has been approved by the admin / mods Dear all, This is Max, the guy making a documentary on BPD, seen on this thread: http://www.mentalhealthforum.net/forum/thread104794.html Request for potential participants for a documentary on BPD. I have a quick update. I am happy to let you...
  15. R

    atos medical

    hi i went to my atos medical last monday it was terrible me and a guy who supports me from the cmht stood waiting outside the building for 25 minutes when we finally got in i lost it and said they knew we were ringing the bell but it seemed like it was some sort of test when i sat in the room...
  16. C

    County Tyrone

    County Tyrone Niamh Louise Foundation 32 Coalisland Road Killybrackey Dungannon Co. Tyrone Northern Ireland BT71 6LA 028 8775 3327 [email protected] The aim of the Niamh Louise Foundation is to provide a safe environment where anyone can drop in to chat about worrying thoughts...
  17. C

    Cardiff County

    Cardiff Cardiff Concern Regal House Gelligaer Lane Cathays Cardiff CF14 3JS 02920 664410 cardi[email protected] Monday to Friday 10am - 9pm Cardiff Concern is a charitable counselling service run by Christians. At present, we have 30 volunteer counsellors who have been professionally...
  18. Artmuzz

    ATOS questionnaire - worried sick

    I have been suffering anxiety and depression for over 10 years and in 2013 I was moved from Incapacity Benefit that I have been on since 2005 to ESA WRAG. Just last week I recieved a questionnaire for me to fill in and in the letter it tells me I may have to get interviewed. I am totally...
  19. fazza

    Maxing out on risperidone Consta Can't trust the NHS

    I have max'd out the dosage on my consta depot and the added 20mg of olanzapine is not working either. I spoke to my pdoc and she thinks I will get better results from haldol. I am worried about using an older med but anything is better than what I am going through at the moment. Constant voices...
  20. pepecat

    Social relationships and depression - research request.

    Please note this has been approved by the moderators Hi, I'm a Trainee Clinical Psychologist based at the University of Hertfordshire. I'm currently conducting some research exploring the links between social relationships and depression, and the impact of social relationships on recovery...