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  1. R

    nightmares, flashbaks, and panic attacks from shows.

    Hey everyone, So... i'm finally pregnant with my second baby. i'll be 14 weeks in just a couple days and in light of my loss this past spring you'd think i'd be overjoyed and i keep trying to be but the last two weeks have been hell. When i had my son, i was with someone that, the day i told...
  2. B

    Advice for depressed and suicidal friend

    Hello, I have a future brother in law who will be the best man at my wedding in just a months time. His wife left him just 2 weeks ago and moved with their son to another city. Unfortunately, my fiance’s brother suffers from depression and a multitude of physical ailments despite being only 34...
  3. L

    Overwhelmed with life and leaving my partner

    Hi everyone. I'm feeling pretty shi**y and have been feeling like this for some time now and I need to figure out where to go with my life from here. I've been with my partner for 9 years and we have a 6yr old son. I work a minimum wage job around my child being at school as my boyfriend "can't"...
  4. F

    Adolescent depression male mood swings

    Dear reader, My son is a young man and still only 16. He had a fast developed in growth and became for one year ago a teen in an adult body. All that with pimples, beard growth and deep voice. He is very nice and loving boy, quite reasonable, does not smoke, drink, take drugs etc. but of cause...
  5. K

    Trigger!!!

    I would've never thought my son would be involved in a crime that will give him 20to 30years. All I keep thinking about.. I was'nt a good parent.I would do anything for my son, but the choices he made in his life is tearing me apart. There's so much going on in my head I feel sick and my whole...
  6. Poopy Doll

    About my Sister, again

    I guess I really am bipolar because I can't sleep since my sister was totally condescending to me because I refused to take sides in an ongoing argument she has with my son. She seeks to punish me for what my son said to her. I am continuing to defend myself in my mind. My birthday is Saturday...
  7. L

    Warning, very long post here! Trying to wrap my head around it all

    Two days ago I was unexpectedly fired from my job of six months that I loved and had received excellent employee reviews for. This is the fourth job that I was terminated from in the last 21 months ever since my son was born. All four employers pretty much terminated me for pretty much the same...
  8. M

    Supporting my son

    Hello again! I know I have already posted once this morning in regards of my friend but this post is about my son. My son is 15, he's transgender (female to male). In short the past few years have been tough for him. He spent some time living with his dad, this broke down and certain services...
  9. M

    Please help Bf on holiday, im an obsessed wreck

    Please no judging or nasty comments My bf of 2 years is currently in croatia, for outlook (drum and bass etc) festival with his brother and mates for 17 days He went last year and i fell to peices. It was a nightmare. i miss him but im also paranoid. I have a lot of mental health issues (bpd...
  10. mami5

    Need help, support, advice....anything...please?

    As some of you already know I have a very abusive and controlling ex husband.....well he's back to his old tricks and has been emailing me today. So far this year he has managed to avoid paying maintenance for our youngest son....so now they intend to take it straight from his wages...plus some...
  11. worriedDAD

    My son is suffering from sleep paralysis. What should I do?

    For the past week, my son has been suffering from sleep paralysis. I don’t know if this is normal but having to deal with it for how many days is not normal anymore. My 15 year old kid kept on telling me that he’s having nightmares and bad dreams, which I don’t like. I read an article in a...
  12. I

    Need advice

    Hi I need some advice for a friend, she is currently suffering from anxiety and depression with physcotic episodes Last year she had her son taken into care, and has supervised visits, she is also currently homeless, but does have a place to stay She is getting very little help from the criss...
  13. N

    My son hates himself

    My son (19) keeps telling me that he is very depressed, that 'his soul cries all the time, that he is a bad person (he is actually very nice, loving, caring, thoughtful), that he is an accident by nature, that he should not have existed and does not deserve to live. He also keeps telling me that...
  14. MotherLion

    How long does it last?

    Almost from day one I felt as though I may be struggling with my baby and feeling very depressed a lot of the time. I put this down to the circumstances surrounding my pregnancy and the fact that I'm doing pretty much everything as a single parent. But now my son is a year and a half and I still...
  15. L

    Intrusive thoughts are back..

    Hi there everybody. I am new here and just posted in the introduction page with my story.. I came here to help others but also to get some help on my battles with intrusive thoughts.. I have had anxiety since I was a child. I was finally diagnosed with OCD and GAD in 2007 after the birth of my...
  16. Y

    Struggling to support my partner

    Hi, I'm new here. My partner has suffered with depression for many years, we have been together just over a year and for the last two months he has been back on his medication. I'm just really struggling to support him. I feel like I've tried everything. I suggest going for walks and he says yes...
  17. Poopy Doll

    Anxiety around my son

    Sometimes I wake up sad because I think about how my middle son ignores me. I was very anxious the last few times I saw him because I had to travel for four hours in a car to go see him. And the traveling made my legs hurt. And I get very anxious when my legs hurt. So he has a bad memory of me...
  18. G

    Fear of losing a loved one

    For the past 7 weeks I have suffered depression and anxiety since finding out my husband has some problem with his heart. He had heart attack 14 years ago but was mild. But recently found a problem with it so having tests . We also have a son and 2 daughters who have had issues with health. Son...
  19. S

    Please help me understand

    Hello. I recently had a baby with my boyfriend. I have lived with him for a year . I am trying to make this work but believe he has a personality disorder that he will not admit to . I wanted to see if anyone else have experienced these symptoms and can guide me in how to help him so we can stay...
  20. I

    Overwhelmed

    I'm feeling pretty overwhelmed and stressed out. Just need someone to hear me, feeling really alone and woefully misunderstood. Fed up of people telling me to not get stressed... like its an option! I struggled with anxiety and depression from childhood. I went through trauma therapy for sexual...
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