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Reply: What has helped me with my depression
hello, B -- how was your therapy session? -- susie margaretMore
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
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Reply: severe chronic depression/treatment resistant and ...
hello, C -- i am so sorry that you are having such trouble getting back into a life you thought was...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
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Reply: Done
hello, S and A258778 -- what's been happening in your life lately? -- susie margaretMore
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
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Reply: ANGRY AND FRUSTRATED
hello, P -- you are having a really hard time right now, and i am so sorry. one of the nice things about...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
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Reply: Dealing with Depression
hello, abbi -- i don't know if you are still following this thread, but i wanted to let you and others...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Can't Take It Anymore
hello, A2542 -- i am so sorry that things are going so badly right now. it sounds to me as if you are...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: posible side effects of anti depressant
hello, J -- i wish i had seen your post earlier. feeling disconnected from reality is not a good thing,...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Just wanting to introduce myself .
hi, T -- i'm glad you've joined us! -- susie margaretMore
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
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Reply: Group for Families and friends of people with depr...
hello, M -- keep in mind that if your son suspects or finds out that you are looking at things on his...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.
hi, A -- you can come back and post any time! i have many ups and downs, and esp when i am very down,...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Don't stop your meds
I thought I could live without my meds that I took for various types of depression, ptsd, anxiety and other...More
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Reply: trying to connect
Oh, not too bad lately, thanks for asking. I've been paying a lot of attention to my nutrition and that does...More
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Reply: Relapse
I got off of 5 years of Lexapro back in May 2014 and so far I'm doing fine. I started an exercise program and...More
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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: 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: 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: 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
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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: 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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