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Reply: can't live like this anymore(major depression)
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ TRIGGER ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ TRIGGER ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ hello, A2592 -- i am so sorry that life has treated you...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: trying to connect
Rohvannyn I have been meaning to ask you how are you feeling lately? You are always so uplifting to...More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: I'm back again in a serious depression
How_do_you_live_like_this, CBT really is a God send. Tomorrow will be my second appointment w/this...More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: Can't Take It Anymore
I like you and I'm glad you were born.
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: reaching out
hello, A2526 -- i am so sorry you've been feeling so bad. i'm sure that facing your knee replacement is...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Need info, supporting a friend with depression.
hello, A292 -- you sound like a loving and loyal friend, and it seems to me that, for the present, you...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Dying of a Broken Heart
Dear listen... you said you have a religious side in you ,means you believe in God ...and if you really do...More
Posted by misty_baloch
Reply: Relapse
Thanks for your reply. I was told by doc that withdrawel from prozac is very mild because of long half life. So...More
Posted by hobie1
Reply: not wanting to be here no more
Hi Mike from Maryland. I went to the therapist last Friday and you were right I didn't have anything to...More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: Just wanting to introduce myself .
Welcome! I'm sure others will chime in too, in the meantime I'm glad to meet you. Feel free to start topics,...More
Posted by rohvannyn
posible side effects of anti depressant
is it normal to feel this way?i have been almost a week on my anti depressant meds and i feel like im floating in...More
Posted by jians
ANGRY AND FRUSTRATED
I am fighting with so much internally. I don't know where to turn for help and i feel like there is no one...More
Posted by pumpkinpie47
Reply: Chronic Pain
The only thing I can suggest as far as advice, is don't give up till it's actually hopeless. You were told...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: Done
agree with you like you I am done
Posted by An_258778
Reply: Being a mom when I'm severely depressed
Hi, I just came across your post and it's very similar to the depression and anxiety I've been struggling with....More
Posted by girl007
Reply: severe chronic depression/treatment resistant and ...
Thank you for your response. To elaborate further I have seemed helped. Been in counseling - group- 1-1 -...More
Posted by comesatime

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Reply: Considering ECT treatment
Ect saves lives. "Living in a different world" is not a result of ect. I hate dangerous opinions not based...More
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Reply: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Hey there, you made me laugh with that! I'm imagining myself in a big yellow banana suit. That would make a...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: Depression due to death
thanks you. I really hope the exams turns good for me. I am not feeling well today, i just started my medication...More
Posted by jians
Reply: Depressed and no one to talk too...
I'm glad you found your way here. You are welcome to post here and I hope you keep coming back. You'll find...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: What has helped me with my depression
Not per se, just home done therapy using some of the same concepts CBT is supposed to cover. I am indeed...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: How long do Wellbutrin & Zoloft stay in your syste...
I am interested as to how you got on with coming off sertraline. I too was on it for around 8 days and had to...More
Posted by mop82
Reply: death and breakup
Hi John, I am 58 years old too. Doesn't that sound ancient? Wow, loosing a sister is like loosing part...More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: and I find myself here again...
have alot health problems and sometimes i am tired of being sick all the time. i have RA arthritis. i have...More
Posted by mwaziak6620
Reply: Feeling Like I Just Want to Die
Bridgetoneil, I haven't tried formal CBT but I've heard it can be very helpful. It helps you take control of...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: Increasing and Decreasing
Just one other thing-my GP refuses to refer me to a psychiatrist and just recommends therapy. I agree with...More
Posted by katewee
Reply: Do you tell?
I'm new to this site and I was wondering if you have been to a professional? Have you ever tried...More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: how to ask for help
I'm in a severe major depression just like you. My husband really doesn't understand what depression is...More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: Lost in depression and needing help
I totally get how you feel. I finally had to go for help. It's the hardest thing I ever had to do....More
Posted by bridgetoneil
Reply: Anonymous Support for Depression
Not only was this not helpful, after I signed up and tried to sign in I was informer my account was under...More
Posted by jobern

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