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    Do i have PTSD?

    Hi all, I'm asking the question here, as I feel like if I go to my GP, I might be wasting their valuable time. I've always connected PTSD with people who have much more terrifying experiences than I ever have, soldiers and victims of horrific car crashes for example, but I'm beginning to wonder...
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    Scared and trapped - can't stop thinking about suicide

    The title says it all really. I feel so trapped in so many aspects of my life. I'm scared all the time, scared of failing, of letting others down, of just not being enough. I'm doing DBT which is great but overwhelming. When I struggle to do it then I think I'm going to fail and I'll never...
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    Trapped - want to self harm more

    I feel so trapped. My partner is making life hard right now. She constantly feeds my 'I'm not good enough' monster. Work is also an issue as I'm convinced I'm going to fail and let down my very supportive manager. My parents are lovely but they don't know the real me. They have no idea that...
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    feel so trapped suicidal

    I've had enough I feel so trapped really cannot cope.
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    Frustrated Supplement Warrior

    My name is Brett. I've never done this before, but I am constantly misguided by the advice of myself and my family. My father never dealt with mental illness and lost his marriage because he didn't understand it(Pray and tough it out.) My mother's depression seemingly subsided when she stopped...
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    I'm losing myself

    I'm supposed to be studying for an exam that I have later tonight, but my depression doesn't seem to care. Hello, I'm a 21-year-old woman in a man's body who has had run-ins in the past with depression and self-harm. Right now I'm unemployed because unsanitary and hazardous working conditions...
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    I feel trapped I need advice

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right place to post so I apologise. And sorry for the long post. I feel like I've got too much going on and I don't know a way out. Yesterday the feeling overcame me to injure myself just so I could just have a break. Firstly I have a partner who really tries to...
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    Feeling so bad and trapped please help

    Hi as some of you may know I got I'll abs resigned and went on to do bank work I was doing so well felt healthy happy until just gone Tuesday my work have offered me a job doing split shifts daily 7.15-9.15 3/15-6.15 and holiday clubs 7-6 everyday, I feel so trapped because I hate those hours I...
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    Anxiety because I feel trapped

    Greetings everyone, I am new to these forums and have been diagnosed with Avoidant Personality Disorder and I have general social anxiety but lately anxiety of life as well. I am 38 male and recently married, about 10 months ago. I try to keep physically active and for a while I was so happy...
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    Help for a potentially serious problem

    Hi everyone thanks for selecting my thread. I've been posting here a lot lately because I've been having some serious issues. First of all I want to ask a question and I'd like some kind opinions. I feel my depression has been very bad for quite awhile now but its not necessarily a constant...
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    Existing but not living.

    Hello everyone. Im having a terrible time with anxiety and thought id speak on here to maybe find some form of advice in coping and any good medication. Im honestly bedroom bound as its the only place i know i can get through anxiety attacks when they happen. Ive been trapped in 4 walls for...
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    Diagnosed almost a year ago.

    Hi everyone, I'm Char. I was diagnosed with both depression and anxiety just after my daughter was born. Previously I had always been overly anxious but just put it down to being normal. After my daughter was born, things escalated. I couldn't leave the house, go on public transport (still can't...
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    Feeling Very Low

    I've been feeling low all afternoon. I've been feeling a bit panicky and trapped.
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    Trapped in this shitty cesspool.

    Earth. The shitty cesspool that it is. Trapped here in this goddamn body. Fucking squirted into this shit and forced to rot and suffer the whole fucking time. What a fucking nightmare. It shouldn't be but it is. What a fucking nightmare. Just a big fucking power hungry money grabbing...
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    Loneliness makes me want to give up

    I feel like I don't want to hang on to life anymore. No matter how many friends i have, it's living alone, and being surrounded by families in the flats around me which is hurting. I feel lost. My parents live overseas, my siblings have their own lives. I feel at this point that if I keep...
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    How to deal with this?

    I feel like im trapped and cant change this. I got friends i dont want to see no more. I feel i got nothing relative with them no more but i just cant stop seeing them even tho im getting ignored and.. they are just people i want to get away from but in the same time i got no other friends to...
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    My depression becoming increasingly worse,not surr how mucb longer i can cope

    My depression becoming increasingly worse,not surr how mucb longer i can cope Hi my depression has become really bad that bad I'm having such dark suicidal thoughts that I really seriously do not want to be Herr anymore I would do anything for me to not be Here anymore.Everyones scared of being...
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    My brother tried to kill me like three times.

    He wants me dead. He keeps trying to fish to see if i want poisonous substances, bad ones to. He's trying to hurt me very badly. Doesn't just want to kill me either, he wants me to suffer as well. I live with bad people and i'm trapped with them.
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    I feel like i have wasted my youth

    I am 21 and for the last 5 years I have been depressed. This has result in me putting my life on hold. I haven't done anything with my life. I work at my dad company , which is a dead end job that i hate. I have never been in a relationship. I am not going to any college or school. The reason...
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    The physical pain is manageable - the emotional isn't

    I lost my mum to cancer recently. She was very young as she had me as a teenager. She was my best friend my big sister. She was everything to me. I now have young siblings the youngest is 10 and I spend a huge amount of time helping to look after them. The emotional pain is getting far too much...