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  1. A

    I do not feel worried about this experience...

    I record the following, which may be of interest to others: I saw my psychiatrist today. I mentioned that I'd experienced a stigma on my left hand a few nights ago. He asked me if I had hallucinated it. I said: "No, it was actually there". Later walking home I thought: "I've never had an...
  2. J

    ESA50, a few questions

    I have been on ESA(ir) WRAG from 2011 & recently received my ESA50, I assume to check I still meet the requirements? I think I read somewhere that I'll either get a letter saying I'm still in WRAG, moved to Support Group or to go for a WCA (medical) so, does this mean I cannot get turned down...
  3. B

    concessionary/disabled travel pass

    Has anyone been turned down for a free bus pass?
  4. Hayyyleyyy

    Havent been around for a while..

    Sorry, I havent been about for a while... been having an awful time and didnt want to post something that was too triggering. It started last Thursday, i posted a thread about it, with the crisis team telling me i wasnt depressed... Well he said someone would ring me the next day (friday) noone...
  5. I

    Are Severe Disability Premium Claims Ever Turned Down?

    Hi... I've just read this in another thread... "Yes. If you're receiving ESA and: 1) You receive Middle Rate DLA Care (one of the qualifying benefits) and, 2) You live alone (or can be treated as living alone) and, 3) No one receives paid Carers Allowance for looking after you." I'm on DLA...
  6. amathus

    Self harm - What do you think ?

    Pressure to self harm amongst teenagers... This statement is taken from a review of an article in the 'Femail Mail Online..Sat 13th October ''I have a 14 year old stepdaughter who self harms. So do ALL her friends. And I mean ALL of them. Having their scars on their arms is like a badge of...
  7. dodo777

    I Cleaned up my living room

    Cleaned up my living room so hopefuly getting better.I have been stagnent for a couple of weeks .I must finnish my painting in the dinning room.Why every thing is so much effort can only be severe depression. I do try and make myself better even turned to meditation which is working.Weather...
  8. paul67

    bad day

    not had a good day today,i was being bothered with voices again and the heat,so i opened the laptop and thought id listen to some music..... it didnt really work,in fact it was like the music was on...... the voices were going at it, and im left to hear it all i felt like i was going mad...my...
  9. loulabelle

    my dad has upset me

    my dad has just turned around called me a loafer and said that small buisness should have the write to sack 'people like me' who are costing them loads of money being on sick leave.. i just turned around sed thanks for that dad really thanks very much and left the room. im so upset i feel like...
  10. He1ena

    struggling...

    I've been fighting a losing battle lately. For months now I've managed to keep my head above water. However, recent events have left me with a void in my life that used to be filled with what I'd classed as a group of very close friends. I'm finding it very hard to cope with them turning their...
  11. M

    Turned down for dla-please help

    I have been waiting for a decision since November and have finally heard back. They have turned me down for several reasons (even though I answered I can't prepare a meal by myself which I was told automatically meant you would get it.) I was desperately counting on this money. What do I need to...
  12. loulabelle

    turned to my bed again

    Feeel like SHIT ive been in bed since 12 only got up for an hour or so to go to the gp... I have my lithium now i had my blood test... But my mood has slipped AGAIn Im so lonley...... No one here im drinking again I hate myself
  13. R

    Paranoia and fantasy in the most normal of places?

    Anyone else ever get really paranoid fantasies intruding into the most normal of environments? An example, was doing the food shopping with the wife the other day and completely lost her in the supermarket, I swear she wasn't on any isle and I checked them all (obsessively). For the 20...
  14. dodo777

    Why do I have breakdowns all the time?

    Since I was a teenager I have had breakdowns I get so paraniod and think to much I seem to dwell on my past which was not a nice past at all.Violence was the norm in my house my dad would beat on me every chance he could my mam woke me once by smashing plates on my head after she came in from...
  15. H

    Is it possible...

    ..to be bipolar but only have one aspect of the bipolar i.e. the high? This is the current label that has been thrown around in respect of my husband but I'm not convinced. He's been manic but I've never seen the depressive side of him. He's been depressed before but it was circumstancial in my...
  16. W

    Back to the DLA again... statement of reasons:finally received!

    Hey guys, how's it going.... Just for anyone with any info, I think most of you said that you hadn't takem it as far as I have, but I'm gonna bloody make them listen. First applied for dla in May 2010, turned down, turned down for reconsidueration, took it to appeal, appeal April 2011, low-care...
  17. shaky

    The Next Generation

    Why does nothing ever work out for me? I met a lady outside the library on Thursday, I gave her my phone number, but she sent it to an estate agents to get me to be a guarantor for her on a flat. I had to say no. Then I rang her and chatted for about an hur, I thought maybe it would lead to...
  18. N

    DLA to be reviewed.

    Hi all.. my first application was turned down as they wrote to my gp who didn't really know much about my condition (bipolar 2) so they rejected my claim and i left it to late to appeal, the walfare right officer put in a new claim detailing other problems which was turned down also because they...
  19. N

    Turned down for dla

    I applied for dla as i have bipolar 2 which was turned down as my doc told them i dont need care through out the day, the waited that long on a report from my pdoc they went and asked my gp, i havent even bothered for it to be reviewed as i dont think i stand a chance getting it
  20. J

    The Samurai and The Master

    A Samurai Warrior went to a Zen Master for instruction. “Master I would like to know if Heaven and Hell really exists?” he asked. The teacher on hearing his request broke into Mocking Laughter. “You would like to know about Heaven and Hell? don’t be ridiculous, just look at your self, your...