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Reply: feet
could be an allergic reaction, but could be something else. talk to your doctor about it.
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: (Trigger) Am I Self Harming?
how i hope all will be better for you. keep us updated when you can.
Posted by demissio
Reply: also...
welcome to the board.
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: question
sorry but they did away with the chat rooms a long time ago. there is probably a drug addiction community...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Been away and Thinking of ya'll
Hugs to you both. Wish things didn't change on here. Miss everyone.
Posted by lostkate
Reply: Helpful, calming alternative
please recommend some calming songs/albums/music and where to get them. so much appreciation for your taking...More
Posted by An_261010
Reply: Scared of myself
Please discuss this with a therapist. They know how to heal us emotionally. Blessings to youMore
Posted by An_261010
Reply: trigger. it only hurts me - i don t tell
Hello dear, I hope you are doing well. Please consider therapy. It really helps. The darkness may be...More
Posted by An_261010
Reply: Broke down but burned the bridge! (trigger)
Hi dear, I read your post and feel so happy that you broke up with this manipulative abuser. This is no small...More
Posted by An_261010
Reply: Tired
welcome to the board. sorry things are so rough right now. what are you on meds for? meds won't stop the sh....More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: otw if you are out,there
aw yes! your pics were stunning! Hope all is well with you both!
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: What foods can help reduce the risk of cancer?
Hi slik_kitty, thanks for reply. In addition to your advice, I found this post very helpful, you could...More
Posted by lisacolnett
Reply: Self Injury Symptoms in a 14-month old child
that is something you should bring up with your pediatrician. the only treatment for self injury is therapy....More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: staphylococcal sepsis
TRIGGER...TRIGGER...TRIGGER... Vietvet, I am sorry for your loss. This may not be the proper forum, but I...More
Posted by nightflier
Reply: burning chest
go see your doctor.
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Slik_Kitty
so cool. nice to meet another tiger.
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Helping A Friend
sk said it best. he is very lucky to have such a good friend.
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: Suicide as life avoidance - Help with re-framing t...
Wow. That was well put. I feel exactly the same way. I wish I had an answer for you. I wish someone had an...More
Posted by anon_12
Reply: SI or food?
sounds like changing the pattern isn't working. you need to deal with the issues that make you si and eat...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: chat rooms
thanks sk! it's a challenge but one Im determined to accept. but I did find myself picking at scabs last...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: arrggg
these are small battles of a larger war. you might have "lost" this one, but you recognized your mistep and...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: I love.....
love my family and friends, myself (on mose days! in progress), rugby (hence my nickname) and dark...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: a safe place
find a smooth stone, or something small that you can roll around in one hand. then, when you feel like...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: looking for a safe place
I'm so torn being here...a part of me wants to delve in and a part is still unsure. How long have you been...More
Posted by mysafeplace
Reply: HI its been a long time
congrats on finishgin and the new job Kate! best of luck to your daughter too. i can imagine it will be...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
have you seen this floating around today? "; on April 16th everyone who self harms, is suicidal, depressed,...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: im here.
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: You're Beautiful
Very nice rugger. So beautiful....Keep it upMore
Posted by dipens
Reply: HELP! I'm 14 and I'm thinking of overdosing
Please reach out for help. This is not the type of help we will offer. but we will listen as to what you...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369
Reply: I have a problem other than cutting
Hi An- Are you currently trying other ways to handle things besides sh-ing? Such as therapy or keeping a...More
with love and fulljoy
Posted by rugger1369

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