work anxiety

  1. L

    Hi, I'm new

    Hi all, I've joined because I'm in a bit of a difficult situation at the moment, work wise and I've been off sick for two weeks with anxiety and my sick note finished today and I should be back in work tomorrow but I have an appointment at the doctors in the morning and I'm wondering if to get...
  2. L

    Conversation with Manager about BPD?

    I am returning to work next week after taking a 6 week long leave due to my mental health decline and a surge of my BPD symptoms. I am trying to figure out how to talk with my manager regarding my leave and whether or not it's time for me to disclose that I have BPD. I have already talked with...
  3. J

    Work Related Anxiety

    Hello its getting closer and closer to my new job start date (29th April 2019) and still having anxiety. it's all i can think about at the moment I am excited but nervous at the same time. I am going to be an assistant charity shop manager and have had loads of experience before (used to...
  4. L

    I am exhausted...

    Okay so before I get started, I need to say that I am someone who is always trying to grow, trying to become successful, trying to surpass mediocrity because I NEED freedom. And tbh it's because I want to get as far away from being imprisoned in society. I hate how society it works, It has never...
  5. zoqu

    Back to work and anxious

    First a little backstory: I been on disability now for around 4 years because of my mental struggles. I have a job coach from the local government to help me find a suitable work environment that fits my needs and a couple of weeks ago she found me a job opportunity. I have in the past done...
  6. J

    Somewhere between Bipolar 1 and 2

    Hi, I am new here. I registered to get and provide support for those dealing with similar issues such as mine. I have a history of depression/mood issues since childhood. Full blown manic episode 2013 - age 23. Diagnosed in 2016. 5+ years in recovery from drugs/alcohol. Extreme bouts of...
  7. D

    I’m so lost.

    I love to write. Ever since I was little, it’s always been the best way I can express myself. But I’ve written my stories and pain in a diary for so long and feel like I’m screaming into the darkness, where no one can hear me. I know nothing about forums, but I stumbled upon this in my nightly...
  8. qwerty1234

    Boss anxiety

    Work and bosses are a really major stressors for me, so you are going to hear me talk about this a lot! I am probably just going to go on and on in this thread over many days and weeks if it stays up. I have a good boss now, who is rational and calm and clear and educated, but I feel he has...
  9. M

    Insobordination accusation against me

    Hi fellows, Last week I've been accused in the office that i made insubordination, but its true. What I didn't get is that the fault of messing around the whole system in my company was also messed up and they are pointing it against me. Last Thursday, a fellow(a) office mate reported a bug in...
  10. E

    Finally getting help before it's too late....

    Hello everyone. I'm so glad I found this forum and have spent a good couple of hours reading multiple posts which all resonate so much with me so I wanted to share my story.... If I'm honest I have suffered from depression and anxiety for over 30 years. I've secretly seen counsellors over the...
  11. E

    Feeling stuck in a rut

    Hi everyone, I'm new here. I suffer from depression and anxiety, it has been an ongoing issue for years. I've had a rough last few weeks with both, and just feeling really trapped. Both depression and anxiety come and go in waves but they are always there, and I'm feeling at the moment there is...
  12. T

    21 Y/O newbie

    Hey just wanted to say "hi!" I'm Tom 21 from the UK. I have recently finished my degree and am studying cyber security before hopefully getting a job in that field. One reason for a delay in getting a job is that I recognise that I am definitely not well enough at the moment but I want to get...
  13. T

    HELP in Long distance relationships

    Hi all, This is my first thread in this forum so I’m sorry if I sounded messy and all over the place. I just wrote this all down and would like to have some advice on how to communicate with my depressed girlfriend when I’m also feeling affected. So I met my girlfriend three years ago when...
  14. L

    Worthless.

    So things had started looking up recently, but after a horrible shift at work yesterday, things got bad again. I understand that everyone was under pressure, but to skip to the point, a work collegue called me worthless in a rather harsh way. Our shift manager told him to apologise, but the...
  15. Y

    Don't know whats wrong with my brother

    Hello everyone. I am very concerned for my older brother's mental health. He has been working at this new office for under a year, and it is sort of a cutthroat business environment. My brother is a more friendly, humble sort of person as compared to the egotistical, aggressive people at his...
  16. L

    Anxiety and Work!

    Hi there, I am new to this site, I guess I joined for support and advice... I have been living with anxiety for many years now, I guess over time I have been able to control it more then it has controlled me, of course with the occasional relapse! I have been in my new job for 8 months, it...
  17. S

    Anyone successfully returned to work after sick Leave?

    For the last 2 and a half years I've had depression and anxiety. Although it stemmed from a situation outside of work, work then made it much worse. I had a terrible manager who always put me down, and was incompetent. He never complimented my work, and picked up on the smallest errors as if he...
  18. J

    In desperate need of advice and support

    Hi, I am new to this forum. I am here because I am really stuck between a rock and a hard place. I just quit my job owing to months of anxiety, depression, and overwhelming pressure from university studies. I am a final year student and I have been juggling working nearly 30 hours per...
  19. V

    Advice and help wanted - discrimination at work?

    Hi, this is my first ever post to this forum in attempt to gain any advice or help that anyone can offer me on a situation that occurred to me only yesterday which has torn me up inside. It is a fairly long story but I would really appreciate any time and effort as I am confused and upset...
  20. H

    Looking for a new job?

    Hi, I'm new here so really sorry if I am posting in the wrong place. I am hoping for some advice about work... I have been in my current position for about 18 months and have had issues with depression and anxiety since my teens. Until recently I have hidden this pretty well at work, however...
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