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Self Harm And Suicidal Thoughts Ever Go Away?

Self Harm And Suicidal Thoughts Ever Go Away?

Thoughts of suicide trigger
I've been dealing with this for 16+ years. I'm having a hard day because of selfish people who apparently have the need to comment on everything to make me feel like crap. I'm so tired of dealing with this. Its always a fight for a life that isn't worth anything.whats the point?
I believe in God I don't understand why life has to be so heavy for me. I don't feel sorry for myself, I would like to understand why life can never go right even… read more

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

This is something I too struggle with. I have over 30 scars on my body from self harm. Suicide crosses my mind on daily, I feel useless and unwanted by… read more

posted about 23 hours ago

Medication For Anxiety Only?

Medication For Anxiety Only?

I’ve struggled for years with Anxiety and Depression. I’ve been on and off antidepressants for years, not liking the side effects...but I wonder if anyone here forgoes the antidepressant and only takes something for their anxiety? If so, what is it?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I hope you have a better doctor than i do. Ativan is the only yhing yhat helpwd me years ago. I just have to deal with it.

posted 4 days ago

Does Depression Cause Weight Gain In Some And Loss In Others?

Does Depression Cause Weight Gain In Some And Loss In Others?

I lost weight with my depression, while my sister that has depression gained a lot of weight.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

You are right. When I am depressed, I don't eat much. My sister is an emotional eater, always has been. I have one med. that is an appetite suppressant… read more

posted 3 days ago

I Have Been Diagnosed With Clinical Depression And Anxiety Disorder About 20 Years Ago.

I Have Been Diagnosed With Clinical Depression And Anxiety Disorder About 20 Years Ago.

But I feel I have been suffering from these since I was a child. I am on Prozac and Xanax and have been mostly stable for many years now and only see my psychiatrist every 6 months. Since the corona virus outbreak in March, and my best male friend of over 10 years was diagnosed with Alzheimers and placed in a facility in June, I have been suffering from severe anxiety! I thought I was handling things well and the attack seemed… read more

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Yes Catrina, this is a horrendous beast! Thank you for your input! I just noticed I spelled your name wrong...sorry Catrinka!

posted 13 days ago

Posible TRIGGER Warning***** Self Harm, Alcholism, Depression.

Posible TRIGGER Warning***** Self Harm, Alcholism, Depression.

as you can probably tell by the title things are not going well at all at the oment.
Im an alcoholic. Ive been ‘fine’ no major depressive episodes. But most of the time im teetering on ok to major depressisive episode and im thinking today was the start.i was ok and didnt feel sad or anything i was ok but i was drinking like i usually do but something brought up something (that i do not want to talk about) and i went ‘crazy’ started… read more

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Yeah, it came out of the blue. Gonna be a long ride back, but I'm tough. I also have a great support system.

posted 12 days ago

How Do I Build A Team?

How Do I Build A Team?

Do I just add people at random to my team without asking? I don't want to add anyone without asking first. If I do, how do I know that I am just adding an additional burden to them?.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

It’s your call really, some people ask, some don’t. Your posts will always be in the home feed, for all to see, but you also have the option to add… read more

posted 7 days ago

What Does It Mean If My Husband Wont Apologize.....EVER? Please Read On.....

What Does It Mean If My Husband Wont Apologize.....EVER? Please Read On.....

This all started on Monday (it's now friday). I had previously asked him 2 weeks prior, please dont look up porn on the laptop as his son and tutor use it often. He said he wouldnt. Monday I used it for work, and find all these wonderful sites he had visited. We are also in the process of becoming foster parents, and I warned him, that is a no no for that. I called him out after getting a call from our FC agency that after… read more

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Seems like a toxic situation to bring a foster child into?

posted 18 days ago

Looking For Book On Self-image Self Confidence & Anxiety.

Looking For Book On Self-image Self Confidence & Anxiety.

I'm going away to get away from everything. Im so emotionally overwhelmed. I live alone, my dog of 16.5 yrs passed away dealing with medication changes & fighting major depression & anxiety everyday. I was on a medication trial in which I gained 30lbs!!! Im disgusted in the way I look. I have poor self image & no confidence. I've been fighting depression for 25yrs im getting tired of fighting, but will not give up. I need to learn how to… read more

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Good job! Being strong!

posted 18 days ago

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy

Can i do this theapry online and will my insurance cover it I don't have income at this time.and where can i find a theapersit

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Lora

If you search for therapist in your area look for Psychology. Com. They do a pretty good job of representing therapists and even focus on their… read more

posted 27 days ago
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