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  1. S

    Separation Anxiety Disorder as a child

    Hi everyone I've been working with a therapist for the past 6 months as I've been struggling with my mental health again. Over the years it has manifested itself in different forms from OCD/hoarding, germ fear, contamination fear, weight loss/eating disorders, I could go on. It peaks and...
  2. S

    Extreme separation anxiety from phone

    Hey, I suffer from extreme separation anxiety and boredom and mood swings when I'm not texting or on the phone. It's gotten really bad and I feel like I need help with it as I can't even go to the cinema without needing to step out to check my phone. I need help but I find it's the only way I...
  3. F

    Separation

    Hi, After 23 years of marriage I recently found out my wife has started an affair with a man 10 years her junior. I am devastated and never thought in a million years she would ever have an affair. She now wants us to separate as she says she loves this person even though she has only known...
  4. cpuusage

    How to Be Kind Among Unkind People

    How to Be Kind Among Unkind People | The Unbounded Spirit Developing Kindness "All spiritual masters through the ages have been teaching the importance of developing kindness and a compassionate, non-judgmental attitude towards our fellow human beings. For the majority of human beings, this...
  5. BrianHorlicks

    We are all connected to everything

    “I am saddened by how people treat one another and how we are so shut off from one another and how we judge one another, when the truth is, we are all one connected thing. We are all from the same exact molecules.” ~ Ellen DeGeneres We all know, deep down, that we are all connected. But is...
  6. B

    Relapse?

    Relapsing? I was struggling with an eating disorder from ages 10 to 22, usually on and off. When I was 21 it nearly killed me. I was 5 months pregnant weighing [moderated]. After a month in the hospital my then husband signed me out because he needed my help and couldn't deal with taking care of...
  7. B

    i need help with separation anxiety

    im having a major problem with separation anxiety im afraid im going to run the people i love off i even freak out even at the thought of being seperated from my husband and its hurting our relationship how can i help myself handle him having a life that isnt right under me? i feel i need to...
  8. amathus

    Life-changes which may affect GAD...

    Some Origins of Anxiety Anxiety and feelings of stress are symptoms, a response to pressure, the more intolerable or persistent the pressure, the worse the anxiety. And this does not necessarily mean a single, overwhelming difficulty. More often it is an accumulation of things. This...
  9. S

    Dealing with separation

    Hi I'm new here :) What I would like to know is how people deal with separation anxiety when their SO has to leave for work, etc. My bf and I have been together 2 years and I've just given birth to our son. It's been a roller-coaster relationship, in the beginning I found texts suggesting he...
  10. B

    Separation Anxiety, Help needed.

    Hi all, i am hoping to find information about ways to cope with separation anxiety. I myself do not suffer from any mental health conditions, I am actually here trying to find information that can help me help my girlfriend. recently i have been offered the best travel scholarship to go diving...
  11. Plantchilds

    Anxiety and breakups

    I suffer from a variety of anxiety disorders including GAD and separation anxiety. 2 months ago my long term boyfriend ended the relationship between me and him and I am still not coping without him. When we were together and he used to go on holiday my separation anxiety would cause me to panic...
  12. Kerome

    Psychoanalysis no longer part of the insured basic package

    In the Netherlands too they are looking at cutting costs in mental health care. One of the casualties is psychoanalysis, which is now on the list of treatments specifically excluded from cover in the legally guaranteed basic care package that you get from insurance, alongside things like Reiki...
  13. Plantchilds

    seperation anxiety please help

    Im suffering with multiple anxiety disorders but separation anxiety is by far the worst, all research ive done on separation anxiety is to do with children but i am 18 years old and I really cant cope with it anymore please help. Ive been with my boyfriend for a year but as he lives a while a...
  14. F

    Homicidal thoughts? Fury taking over.

    I'm unsure whether this breaks the rules of the forum, if so please remove this thread. As my previous threads mention, I was fired from my job 2 months ago because I was depressed and they found that my depression was contagious. I sent them numerous emails requesting my Separation...
  15. C

    Husband with mental illness

    Hi. I am married to a man who has symptoms and behaviors that several professionals deem as clinical depression and possible schizophrenia. I did some research on him and it seems he is 110% matched with schizoaffective disorder. We have been married 10 years this June and he decided a few weeks...
  16. L

    Hello Everyone!

    Hey there everyone, new to this website and I am looking here for some answers. I hope I am posting in the right place, moderators, my apologies if I am not in the right place. Alright, I was separated (roughly 6 months ago) from the US Navy after a doctor diagnosed me with PTSD and severe...
  17. W

    Just need to let it out. Again. Because this never really works....

    Ya know, seriously, this never really works and I dont know why I am still typing. Just because I need to vent doesn't meant I have to impose on you people, who don't even know me. Yet....I still type. I'm just going to kind of ramble for the next few dozen lines. So it is now your...
  18. bullybeef

    Is adoption and BPD linked?

    Hi' I am an adoptee and was brought up in a sterile, unloving family. My mother was very narcissistic and I think apart from the trauma of separation from my birth mother at 7 mths and a year in banados my early childhood was "normal" . I believe the trouble started when I first attended school...
  19. Rosepoet

    Thanataphobia

    Another common associative disorder of agoraphobia is thanatophobia—fear of death. The anxiety level of agoraphobics often increases when dwelling upon the idea of eventually dying, which they consciously or unconsciously associate with being the ultimate separation from their mortal emotional...
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