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  1. B

    i´m not sure whether i might have ocd or not. (long text ahead)

    hey. i´m not sure if this is the right place to post this, but i don´t know where else to get support. so first of all, i don´t really believe i have ocd. i am writing this post to figure out whether it is a possibility. for a while now, i´ve been doing a lot of repeating actions compulsively...
  2. I

    Need Advice

    um so hi im not sure if its a eating disorder but the last two days ive just not wanted to eat i know i need to stop eating bc im overweight but i usually find comfort in food without realizing ive eaten so much but these last two days everything i love sounds gross and i was barely able to...
  3. L

    Oops ....

    Hi! I'm, well, at this point I don't really who I am. I wanna talk to someone, but I don't want to talk to anyone... I'd rather they just read my mind. I wanna talk to someone, but I don't know what to talk about .... what do I talk about? Which part? How do I give what's in my head to others...
  4. R

    What depression is...

    depression is.... Heavy... I know it's been said, but really it's like dragging around a bag of angry cats Photophobic...everything is too bright. I walk around wearing sunglasses on cloudy days Phonophobic... I speak so softly that others can't hear because I can't stand the sound of my own...
  5. T

    Can't go on any more

    I have suffered from depression for years, and am now just wanting to give up all together, I currently live with my grandparents, and my Nan has been fighting cancer for the last 4 years, she has been in hospital for the last 3 weeks as she has been in alot of pain and after speaking to the...
  6. G

    Unsure of what to do

    I'm at such a loss. I know I'm broken, I know this. I just need to find ways to cope with simple things, simple everyday things. I twitch and look demented if I get too worked up. Its hurting me, inside. I'm feeling very alone. Very lost. And really unsure of what to do??? I'm on meds from the...
  7. Nexus

    Hi Guys and Gals.

    Hello, Just dropped in to be among kin. (I hope ) Just gathering my thoughts, hope to talk later..:unsure:
  8. O

    Struggling with mental health - unsure

    I've never posted in a forum before, and maybe this will be my last. I'm unsure about how posting to a forum may help me, and have always dismissed any validity to it, but I'm running out of options and have to try EVERYTHING. I'm currently struggling with paruresis and social anxiety. It has...
  9. M

    Unsure where to go

    My partner has been out of work for 2 years and now also an alcoholic. Hiding bottles and lying about what he has drunk but he sthereill turns it around to me being a nag. I hate coming home from work every day knowing he will be drunk and/or passed out as he drinks from morning onward. I also...
  10. G

    Depression, manic depression, unsure what's wrong with me?

    Hi all, I'm here because I don't know what else to do. For the past few months I've felt extremely weird mentally. One day I'll be fine, I'll be very productive finishing my work, and I'll be listening to my favorite music, perhaps with my favorite latte in hand. The next day I'll be listening...
  11. K

    not sure if i should be worried or not? please help!

    so. i honestly don't know if this is even anything i should be worried about or not, or if my situation is just dumb and i'm over reacting. basically the deal is, i'll sometimes just sit at my computer or even do the dishes and suddenly every noise around me will get louder and i will start...
  12. shaky


    Definitely hypomanic now. The fact that I'm still up at half past midnight is one sign And I took off most of my clothes coming home from the pub is another. Had such a tough week last week - so much stress - that my mind has cut loose now and wants to have fun I probably ought to take some...
  13. I

    Advice please

    So I've been looking for voluntary work as a way of getting fulltime work,I emailed one school they replied back inviting me to apply for a paid job instead if volunteer as they are really interested,abs have emailed me asking me to arrange an interview,however I'm a bit unsure as to whether to...
  14. B


    Hi, I'm new to this forum, so I'm unsure as to how I go about everything. Is it here where I post my queries/worries?
  15. polkadotscarf

    Should I tell my fiance I have depression?

    I'm getting married really soon. And I haven't really told my fiance I have depression.. Or had depression depending on how you see it... I also haven't and don't ever want to tell him about attempts and ending up in hospital :unsure: Is that fair? I don't want to be unfair to him but I...
  16. C


    Hi, another new guy here. Looking for advice and not sure where to go. I don't really have anyone I'm comfortable talking to about how I feel. I haven't been diagnosed with anything but am unsure if I even have anything going on with me. I figured this was a good way to figure out what I should...
  17. R

    Is this

    Hello everyone First, sorry if this doesn't really count as SAD, but it is a season-based problem The reason for posting this is a recurring problem that I've been battling for most of my life now and just wanted to put it out there and see if it rang true for anyone. Around about this time...
  18. C

    Unsure of diagnosis

    Hi all, Over the years I have been diagnosed with various conditions. Transient psychosis, paranoid schizophrenia and finally Schizo-affective disorder. A couple of years ago I was discharged from the mental health service, and I'm unsure why that was the case. My CPN made me aware that...
  19. blurrypeach

    Kinda silly question

    If I start seeing a psychiatrist - is it 100% certain that they will prescribe meds for me? :unsure:
  20. E


    How can you talk about how you feel and what ya thinking about. If you can't use words that trigger some one. I can't talk about things if ya cant say. Because I really don't want to trigger any one. So frustrating. :unsure: