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Why I Am So Depressed

Why I Am So Depressed

I don't want to go to work

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Me too.However I get up and go anyway because I need it and my job needs me.

posted 1 day ago

Medications

Medications

Has anyone here ever have an increase in meds only to have your mood worsen?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Yea same here only my doctors are idiots

posted 3 days ago

How Do I Get Myself To Cry And Allow That To Happen?

How Do I Get Myself To Cry And Allow That To Happen?

I have not cried since I was six years old people will make comments like you are cold hearted your mother died and you don't even cry I want to cry sometimes but it just never happens

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Not being a crier doesnt make you cold. You feel the feelings but dont show them.in a way that makes other people comfortable. Some people are just… read more

posted 1 day ago

Survivor Guilt

Survivor Guilt

When a loved one reaches out and you thought you responded and when you wake up in the morning you see you didn’t hit send and then just add oh shit I forgot to hit send and find out that your loved one committed suicide I know it’s not my fault I just can’t let it go

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Omg.... big hugs.... grief is a bitch you will.process it in your own time

posted 1 day ago

How Long Should You Take A New Medience Before Deciding If It Is Working

How Long Should You Take A New Medience Before Deciding If It Is Working

I started Lorazapam 0.5mg 3 times a day.
On Wednesday February 10, today is the 15.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I take buspas now, and I wish it made me sleepy! LoL I get between 4. -6 hours of sleep a night on work nights, then have a crash day where I get caught… read more

posted about 3 hours ago

How Do I Manage My Anger

How Do I Manage My Anger

I have always had anger issues with my depression. But now days in dealing with my PTSD triggers I can not get a handle on it. It is wearing my husband down. Any suggestions will be helpful. Thank You.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Excellent book suggestion. Looked it up and I am getting it on payday.

posted 1 day ago

***triggering## Self Harm Please Be Kind

***triggering## Self Harm Please Be Kind

I haven't had much sleep, I feel like crap, I'm if ignored, no I'm not being oberdranatic. I relapsed with sh and feel so guilty. It's been sixteen years will this ever stop? I feel so ashamed cause I can't stop. I'm so tired physically and emotionally and I feel like I don't deserve it..does that make sense?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Hi @A MyDepressionTeam Member. You are not alone. Self harm can become an addiction and as with any addiction, relapse happens. Be kind to yourself as… read more

posted 8 days ago

Bipolar

Bipolar

How do you know if you are bipolar? I think I'm bipolar but my psychiatrist won't give me a straight answer.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Hopefully you can get in touch with a psychiatrist just to be on the safe side. Mood shifts are common with any mental illness. It's difficult to… read more

posted 6 days ago
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