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Pride in myself for once.

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123roppo

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Happy update for once..
So as a lot of you guys know I've been having a rough patch this past month and I'm just about over it. I took some time out and took a small break with friends, no phones unless for emergencies you know that sort of thing. It was the best thing I could have done to help my mental health. I've come back feeling refreshed and ready to tackle all my issues.

but the biggest thing I did was talking myself out my comfort zone and tackle my confidence in my body. I started self harming a long time ago and along with that I stopped going swimming... I got trapped in my own head and covered up as much as possible for years.

(added a photo because yeh.took my face off just cozIMG_20191006_220250.jpg) but today just before we all left to go home we decided to go to the water park. I almost said no and let them go ahead, but I didn't. I bought a costume and joined in... It wasn't easy but I did it. I was so worried everyone would stare or something but they didn't they just left to it......
And I can't be any more proud of myself. I got back home an hour ago and all ive done is cried because I'm that happy with myself. I finally feel like I'm getting my life back from this illness and it feels amazing.

I have one thing to say to anyone scared or worried about how they look.... Don't worry about everyone else if you want to do something or be somewhere or anything just do it. Don't think about anyone else they are all too consumed in their own lives to worry about yours. ❤😁
 
Lunus

Lunus

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Joined
May 20, 2019
Messages
850
Location
Norfolk
Happy update for once..
So as a lot of you guys know I've been having a rough patch this past month and I'm just about over it. I took some time out and took a small break with friends, no phones unless for emergencies you know that sort of thing. It was the best thing I could have done to help my mental health. I've come back feeling refreshed and ready to tackle all my issues.

but the biggest thing I did was talking myself out my comfort zone and tackle my confidence in my body. I started self harming a long time ago and along with that I stopped going swimming... I got trapped in my own head and covered up as much as possible for years.

(added a photo because yeh.took my face off just cozView attachment 17739) but today just before we all left to go home we decided to go to the water park. I almost said no and let them go ahead, but I didn't. I bought a costume and joined in... It wasn't easy but I did it. I was so worried everyone would stare or something but they didn't they just left to it......
And I can't be any more proud of myself. I got back home an hour ago and all ive done is cried because I'm that happy with myself. I finally feel like I'm getting my life back from this illness and it feels amazing.

I have one thing to say to anyone scared or worried about how they look.... Don't worry about everyone else if you want to do something or be somewhere or anything just do it. Don't think about anyone else they are all too consumed in their own lives to worry about yours. ❤😁
Well done that’s brilliant news. 👋👋👋
 
megirl

megirl

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Apr 9, 2010
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Location
NZ
You must be so proud of yourself,
And there's so many people out there with their own issues or worries,
Well done,
 
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