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  1. C

    starting to give up

    Hi all, I dont even know where to begin with describing how i am feeling today but im just so down and exhausted about life itself, i feel like i want to do things and be active but theres a stronger force pulling me back and making me feel like whatever i do wont be worth anything. It's like...
  2. P

    Could use some help if anybody's experienced this before

    Lately I've had a sort of nagging thought in the back of my head about trying some strong kind of drug. The only drug I've ever used recreationally is marijuana, and I liked it but imo it wasn't everything people make it out to be. For some reason, since the last time I tried it, I can't stop...
  3. SBRicketts

    Hey. How to unlock your friends of the spirit.

    Kneel. Interlock the fingers thumbs touching by the tips to the thumb joints. Left thumb on top,left little finger on the bottom of the symbol. Wait for ten minutes or as long as you can. This is the Venus mudra. I believe that your spirit will become stronger. I also believe that no matter what...
  4. D

    The nothing

    People have begun to lose hope,to forget their hopes and dreams,and the nothing grows stronger each day
  5. A

    Got very strong urges

    It's been a little while, but my urges to self harm are getting stronger and stronger. I am not sure if I want to stand up to them. If my therapist was available I would speak to him, but sadly he's not. The one good thing is I've only just started to work with him and I feel able to approach...
  6. C

    Step mum/family issues/doctors

    My step mum is so mean to me. I'm struggling to regain my strength but she keeps making me feel worse. I don't live with her anymore. But when I ring in need she just so aggressive with me. I just want to feel stronger. My sleep is awful. Doctors arent very nice to me and patronise me. I'm not ok.
  7. L

    Darkness consumes me. Can't cope.

    For as long I remember, I always felt a deep sadness inside me (I don't think sadness is the right word, but I basically mean this heavy feeling inside of me). During my teens this feeling became more strong and I would feel very deeply - when I was down I was really down and when I felt better...
  8. BrianHorlicks

    Is medication the easy way out?

    Please don't be offended by this post, It's something that been going round in my mind for a while. I know we all have problems, Maybe they are a test to see how you cope, To learn from it, And know how to deal with it next time. Experience life, Not just have to smooth and easy, Have some...
  9. T

    Delusions centered on my friends

    Hello, good day to everyone. I think I am suffering from schizophrenia, psychosis, delusion disorder and DPDR. About my friends,I'll give a brief account of myself. I was always a loner, and I still am. I never had too many friends. In high school, all except three of my friends were distant...
  10. calypso

    What to do?

    I am on Aripiprazole now and largely its a success as I am not sleepy everywhere and I am coping better with the voices. But the "man" still instils memories into my brain which I want to lose. I don't get this when I am well. He laughs and laughs. I have heard you need to make a...
  11. cpuusage

    What Happens to Our Hearts When We are Angry

    What Happens to Our Hearts When We are Angry | The Unbounded Spirit Here’s a beautiful story coming from the land of India that points out to what happens to our hearts when we are angry, teaching a powerful lesson on how to deal with others when we find ourselves in the wild current of anger...
  12. K

    I think I might have depression

    There are days when I feel extremely down and I think about the point of it all, trying so hard to function as normal, study, and act like I am okay; when in reality I just want to be alone somewhere no one can find me. There doesn't seem to be any specific triggers for it and on days like today...
  13. BigAma

    God's voice

    record 1- After around five years of the same delusion. April/5/2016 3:19pm Feeling of a little of sadness, loneliness and anxiety. I'm laying down thinking about a nap the feel of care comes. Hard to recall any type of greeting. I'll I remember is it suggestion to clean out my car like I...
  14. D

    I was abused by a narcissist

    For so long i was broken down into bits and pieces, the longer stayed together the more i would lose myself until I was a mere shadow of myself. I would stop eating and drop tons of weight and isolate myself in the wake of the narcissistic terror. In the end I was afraid of my own shadow...
  15. amathus

    7 Reasons Why Narcissists Love People Pleasers

    1.The strong attraction between narcissists and people pleasers is no accident. There is a magnetic pull between the two that is very difficult to break because each is meeting a deep need of the other. This is not the fault of one over the other. Rather, it is an unhealthy union that breeds...
  16. T


    Hi there everyone, My names Tom and I met my fiancé just over 3 years ago now, she informed me straight away of her EUPD, and I was not a problem for me at all. We've spent the last 3 years madly in love and dealing with every lapse she's had together and if anything it's made us stronger and...
  17. LostInThisWorld

    Driving off the edge.

    I have history of self harming, and recently I have been through a bit of a bad time. But instead of self harming I keep getting the urge to hurt myself.... I have had this for about 2 weeks now..... I try so hard to stop myself from doing it but I feel the urge is getting stronger. I can't...
  18. amathus

    Coping with Suicidal Thoughts: The first steps...

    Step #1: Promise not to do anything right now Even though you’re in a lot of pain right now, give yourself some distance between thoughts and action. Make a promise to yourself: "I will wait 24 hours and won't do anything drastic during that time." Or, wait a week. Thoughts and actions are two...
  19. B

    Consistent recovery from schizophrenia

    Hello, I am new to the forum. I have been diagnosed with schizophrenia in 2002. After many years trying all sorts of stuff, I can say today that things are going up . I am very satisfied the way my health has improved. How? Prayer and meditation and related things. I was already doing meditation...
  20. amathus

    Seven Ways Mentally Strong People Combat Stress (Article)

    While stress causes some people to crumble, mentally strong people continue to thrive in the midst of added tension. In fact, they view adversity as an opportunity for self-growth. Whether they're dealing with financial setbacks, health problems, or workplace difficulties, mentally strong people...