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butyouseemso

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Hi all

I've been coping moderately well with depression (and some anxiety and a generally introverted and Aspie personality) for years. With medication and at different times with various forms of therapy.

Now I'm not coping with work to the point where I am wondering if I will quit before being sacked, not that I can afford either. I'm pretty sure I should change jobs, probably go contracting to be less dependent on the culture in any one company. But job/contract hunting requires effort and confidence I just don't have!

I'm in the IAPT system but it takes so long to get referrals and assessments.

Anyway that's me for now.
 
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Hi and :welcome: to the forum.

Sorry to hear of your struggles.
put your health first whenever possible.

Hope the forum proves to be a good support and outlet for you.

Best wishes
Unique xx
 
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Foxjo

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Hi and welcome to the forum.
You should find help and support here, its a friendly place!
I know the iapt system takes so long but once you are in the system and getting support hopefully you will start to feel better.
In the meantime we are all here to support you
Hugs
Fox
 

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