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  • By Fahnette · Posted April 11, 2014
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  • I think I might be angry. Yes, yes I am. Wow. You see, my family doesn't "do" strong emotions so I've gotten quite used to numbing. Even after the whole near-death/ptsd/constant pain thing it seemed like ...

What else can I try.

  • By kcasey82 · New reply April 2, 2014
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  • First of all I put this under other issues because I have many of the ones listed a d I didn't want to post the same message in 4 different locations. I am 31 and at age 22 I was diagnosed Bi-polar manic ...

Testing for autism and bipolar?

  • By luchafree · New reply March 2, 2014
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  • Need testing recommendations / place in Tampa Bay area Fl. My son is 20. Bipolar but has autistic spectrum features. Not sure but a counselor suggested. He can't live alone. Can anyone help? Thanks ...

Certified Peer Support Specialists

  • By TerryAnn · New reply February 10, 2014
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  • Hello. I searched for anything on here related to peer support specialists and only came up with one thread, and that was from 2010. The thread was long and I will need to read it later, but thought I ...


  • By moonbeam45 · New reply February 6, 2014
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  • We got a new puppy !!! I am a nervous wreck . How long does it take for two dogs to get along?? Have you been through this ...

Diagnosed with Conversion Disorder

  • By tscmomma90 · Posted January 27, 2014
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  • I just wanted to share my recent experience being diagnosed with Conversion Disorder. While pregnant with my son in 2012 we found out he was passing away since I was 20 weeks along due to a rhabdmyoma ...

A Question, Not Meant to Upset, Just Need To Know

  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · New reply January 5, 2014
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  • Hi All, I haven't been here to long, so I have an informational question about the site, and I am asking so I can know my way around and make sure I am posting things in the right places, so please don't ...

lincoln county is wrong!!!

  • By reme3311 · New reply December 31, 2013
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  • What is with small towns..proffessional people in the work place seem to want to slack off and do only half their job..my ex husband and my mother saw my son as a paycheck..they teamed up and are trying ...


Julietta (Inactive)
  • By Julietta (Inactive) · New reply November 28, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • Learning how to let go of bereavement that I cant change and my late boyfriends moms abuse at me for years and my hep c issue I contracted from my boyfriend ...

If you're facing a criminal charge, read this.

  • By IRespectYou · Posted November 23, 2013
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  • With access to good information, I offer the following. (1) DO NOT TALK ABOUT YOUR CASE ONLINE. If you have done so, pray that the prosecutor will not find out. (2) Whether to file a motion is a decision ...

Fear--I have many fears, maybe paranoia, that I can acknowledge and name

  • By IRespectYou · New reply October 21, 2013
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  • I have found it helpful to name (specific) fears and say them to someone else. Then I am less fearful. I do not know whether I have paranoia. I think I'm just scared of a lot of things most of the time ...


  • By DonnaBK · New reply September 27, 2013
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  • Body focused repetitive behaviors including hair pulling, skin picking, and nail biting. Do you or a friend or family member engage in these behaviors? If so, I would really love to chat with you. If ...

I desperately need someone to vent to.

  • By savagewisdom · New reply September 19, 2013
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  • Ugh. Usually I have my anxiety in check but lately I've been feeling pretty anxious. I also feel empty and deficient and needy. If anyone out there is willing to message me, I'll elaborate on the specifics ...


  • By umutsuz · New reply September 11, 2013
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  • Iam having divorce and having very bad times ...

Adult survivors of childhood sexual and emotional abuse

  • By Whydiduhurtme · New reply July 26, 2013
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  • Adult survivors of childhood sexual and emotional abuse is so hard to talk about but can cause a lifetime of suffering if not treated, from depression,PTSD,phobias and just wanting to die and end it all ...

I need some advice please

  • By nightowlgirl18 · New reply July 26, 2013
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  • So I keep breaking up and going back to an ex that is bad news. He has drug issues, has mental health issues, and is a dad but never there for his kid. I have had so many ups and downs with him and I ...

Temporary Disability

  • By panfoil · New reply July 10, 2013
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  • Does anyone know who you talk to concerning applying for disability? I live in Florida and can't find out who to talk to about applying ...

Do I have SAD?

  • By allifos · New reply July 7, 2013
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  • Hi-I am a 45-year-old married mother of 2 girls. We have a lot going on in our family-husband has depression, 13-year-old has anxiety/depression with suicidal ideation, and 10-year-old has Asperger's ...

Greetings from Mental Health America-Alexandria

  • By MHANational_Jess · Posted June 28, 2013
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  • We are here to remind you all of the resources available at Mental Health America! As this country’s leading nonprofit organization, our mission is to promote beneficial and positive mental health lives ...

Sexual side affects

  • By Mollyoryan · New reply June 17, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • I take prozac and lamitical for bipolar and severe depression and anxiety. This combo works great but i can not have an orgasm. I get there then nothing. Any suggestions ...

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