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  1. M

    Aftermath - when the arguments end

    QUESTION After someone with BPD has spiraled in an argument and unintentionally "thought" or assumed the incorrect actions or motives were taking place at or against them, do they realize it was their misinterpretation? Basically I'm wondering if they realize that they were mistaken and are...
  2. C

    Wondering why I talk so much? ... diagnosed me with savant syndrome

    Wondering why I talk so much? ... diagnosed me with savant syndrome This is my current default data: Mental Health Default - Specific to Person Statement: Often Environment is overlooked. What would you define your environment factors as? What would you define about factors of yourself...
  3. J

    Anyone Taking Brentillix?

    Hello, I have been taking Brentillix for the past 10 weeks, and it seems to help me. However, I have a lot of trouble sleeping. It has helped me get out of a deep depression, although I am certainly not symptom free. I was wondering if anyone else has experience with this med and how it has...
  4. soulsearcher

    olanzapine anyone have experience with this med?

    hey peeps so saw the home treatment doctor today and hes going to reduce my quitiapine and give me olanzapine 10mg, so was just wondering what sort of things to expect? and what sort of experiences youve had with it?
  5. J

    Anyone Try Ketamine?

    I have been struggling with depression for many years. I have taken meds in the past, most of which have stopped working, or have bad side effects. I was wondering if anyone here has tried ketamine? It is supposed to be a new treatment that works quite quickly, for those with treatment...
  6. M

    Wellbutrin SR switch to XL

    My psychiatrist had me taking Wellbutrin SR 300mg once a day, even though I read it's most commonly twice a day. I'm now switching to 300mg XL once a day. Wondering is anyone has made that switch? Also wondering if it will be a strange switch because Sr at 300 would give me more in my system at...
  7. K

    Long Lasting Effects From Cannabis..?

    Hiya, i am a 37 year old male. I have been completely sober from cigarettes, alcohol and drugs for seven years. When i was around 22 years of age i was drinking a lot, taking stimulants and smoking cannabis. I started to get very paranoid and i also got other pyschological problems. I...
  8. soulsearcher

    you ever known anyone personally who has committed suicide?

    hey peeps so i was wondering if you ever known anyone personally who has committed suicide? if so what was the repercussions?
  9. M

    Does this sound like social anxiety

    Hi. My 19 yr old son has always been very shy and not good at doing things like making phone calls, making small talk etc but he is really struggling just now and I’m wondering if it’s social anxiety disorder. He has recently started university and is living at home. He hasn’t met anyone and...
  10. soulsearcher

    St John's Wort herbal supplement?

    hey peeps ive only just been told that this is great for anxiety and depression so i was wondering has anyone tried them? if so, how as it? or do you think its load of bs?
  11. soulsearcher

    are you on the depot injection?

    hey peeps was wondering if youre on the depot injection?
  12. soulsearcher

    CPN - what to expect?

    hey peeps, so im suppose to be finally meeting my cpn for the first time today at 10am, its early quarter to 11 and he still hasnt turned up... so i was just wondering what should i expect to happen?
  13. Y

    Anyone else been diagnosed with both ASPD and BPD?

    Recently been diagnosed with both disorders and can’t find much info online regarding the comorbidity. I suffer from the fear of abandonment, unstable self image, black and white thinking, splitting, self harm, depression and anxiety from Bpd and lack of empathy, lack of remorse and guilt, lust...
  14. L

    Husband with depression left me

    My husband has depression and has started (without seeing the dr) cutting down on his tablets. The other day out of no where he decided to leave me, we’ve been together 9 years and have a child. He said he has no love for me now but it wasn’t long ago he was saying how much he loved me, he’s now...
  15. C

    I hear a fire alarm that isn't there

    I was in a house fire when younger, older now don't think much of it. But recently, more often at the moment; I hear a fire alarm. I don't even think there was one going off in my home. Just confused and wondering if it could be some type of ptsd. Also, note I hate being near heat. (Won't put...
  16. H

    Tired / Pained

    I wasn’t sure which part of the forum to post this on, I’m currently battling severe depression and anxiety. I’ve been signed off work and am currently on Escitalopram and beta blockers. I’m extremely tired and even though I’m only doing school drop off and pickup, I’m finding I need to sleep...
  17. T

    What can I put here that would make a difference

    After 19 years, and several diagnosis, and a move to a curious place, I have been taken off all my meds, and now they are all scratching their collective heads wondering why I am getting worse?In the last 8 weeks I have been in ICU twice, in a coma for 4 days and begging for help. Is this the...
  18. D

    How do you hear voices?

    Hello I was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder about a year ago I would just call it schizophrenia though since it seems my depression has gotten better but I’m still experiencing voices and delusions among other things. Anyway I was wondering how you hear voices, I hear voices where I...
  19. InfiniteRectangles

    Are My Voices Caused by Illness or Upbringing?

    Just some thoughts I was having. Maybe someone can provide some insight or maybe someone has been wondering the same things. I don't know... Are my voices a part of my illness or a product of my upbringing? I wonder about this a lot. I was treated very badly as a kid, and I was often left...
  20. J

    Have You Learned Something From Your Illness?

    Hey People. : ) (I haven't posted for several months however it's wonderful to see all you Guys again.) I was just wondering have you learned something (positive) from your illness … And would you be willing to share it? Cheers.