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    Help with recovery

    Retreat / residential / intensive / alternative I am in desperate need. I am in absolute hell of panic, anxiety, depression... that I can’t get out of with nhs. My life is in ruins. I can’t bear this, every moment is torture. I want to avoid hospital as I have been there before and it doesn’t...
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    Hospitalisation and Residential Therapy, help?

    Hello, I've been in and out of mental health issues/problems since I was 14 going on 15, you could say "You were too young to have mental health problems" but good god the bullying and mix of physical/mental/emotional abuse was tough. I've been in counsellors books several times, received CBT...
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    residential treatment

    Has anyone gone to a residential treatment program to deal with their PTSD and and other co-occurring illnesses? If so can you recommend one? My life is a wreck, the simplest things are very stressful, things are not improving, I can't do this anymore (not suicidal in the least). Even 2 times...
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    A little help maybe?

    I just came here to see if anyone can help me find a list of permanent residential treatment centers covered by medicare in the united states. I'm trying to look into going into one and cannot find a listing...
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    community or residential?

    hi all. so i'm still waiting on detox. now then..my support worker said i can do a stay at home detox or go to a residential place. question is, if i stay home, i would have to go into town everyday for my meds. not sure i could do that! i've looked up the other place & it looks nice.its not...
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    I may be going into a residential unit

    I certainly hope so, they wont actually section me ??? but they now realise what a danger to myself i have become and they say will probably need residential help ???,,,, i really need help to change my worthless self and I have finally addmitted to myself that my ego has stopped me from...
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    Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland LAMPdirect | Mental Health in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland 65 Regent Road Leicester LE1 6YF Tel: 0116 255 6286 Fax: 0116 247 1073 E-mail: [email protected] LAMP is an independent voluntary organisation working to promote good mental health...
  9. katya

    Am I being unreasonable?

    So I've come down with a tummy bug - I came down with it on Thursday and had to leave work early. I had Friday off, and I missed a weekend residential at work. So I've been feeling pretty miserable and stressed about missing work (I don't know how they're going to react to me missing this...
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    i know i havent been on that much over the last few months. I have had a so called friend keeping an eye on here for me to let me know but i have come on myself and she has posted things that i was unaware of so ive changed password and things on here and i will be asking admin to remove posts...
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    Seriously thinking about going into residential care.

    Deleted deleted deleted, too much personal information
  12. ennui

    New York Metro Area IP?

    Can anyone recommend an inpatient program in Manhattan or surrounding area? My therapist wants me to look into it. What I really need is residential, but I don't know of a single res program in the northeast that accepts insurance.
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    residential rehabilitation unit

    Hi, i'm just wondering, has anyone else been into a place like this? My cpn has referred me to go to one but i'm really nervous.. What's it like? Thanks
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    Residential Mental Health Respite?

    Anyone used this kind of place before? it has been suggested to me
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    I am losing my mind!

    Excuse me, but I need somebodies help. I recently made friends with a girl at my local 'drop in centre'. I suffer from depression and anxiety and I'm not sure what her diagnosis is. I woulden't ask anyway. At first she wanted to see me all the time and then she would get very ill/paranoid...