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I Am A Student Mental Health Nurse

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    The family of mine are prejudiced over mental illness. They aren't educated, or easily understood. They don't share their opinions, yet they reject me. People should be educated...
    noaht43 noaht43 41-45, T 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    A little story about life in a mental hospital. I have bipolar 2 and I drink, so a guy like that is bound to wind up in the hospital. Several years ago, I was inpatient and sitting...
    DanteBlake23 DanteBlake23 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    I work at a residential treatment facility working with troubled teen girls. Some of these girls stories break my heart. Flashbacks, triggers. I hate seeing them this way. Most...
    ccm22 ccm22 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    more than one. this isn't something I like to think of as a way of being sick. you know? I just don't like the term "mental illness" it bothers me more than my own ******* illness...
    itllkillme itllkillme 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I have been battling most of my life health issues I didn't understand until now. I have physical and emotional issues and cannot get long term disability although I keep trying...
    butterflyangels2387 butterflyangels2387 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Anybody else studying Digital Media? I'm currently a first year student and so far, I love it! :D
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight 18-21 4 days ago

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    I'm upset, my little brother has mental illness and living with my uncle. Since he lived there he has gone down. My brother is talking crazy and talking about fbI. And he told me...
    Mindgeeee Mindgeeee 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    During the week leading up to the Fourth of July, about 700 million pounds of chicken and 190 million pounds of red meat/pork are purchased. On July 4th itself, 150 million hot...
    hockeydfense hockeydfense 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    You pathetic paycheck horz. How dare you say my view is crazy. How dare you say sorry. After pills failed. Or made me worse. How dare you. You have no clue the pain you...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    Fokyn pooopeee faced egos. Pill pushing hoorz. Me intellligent yesss. Me play word games Umm. Are you dafty. Not when my health is at stake. You chronically...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    I've got to realize that it takes one step at a time. I've been really focused on my mental health for the last couple years that I haven't really paid attention to my body. I have...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F a week ago

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    I am not a nurse, but have so much respect for them..I had a strr in 2010 and have metthe most incredible nurses in my trauma. Thank you more than I could ever say.
    mrsrshaw mrsrshaw 46-50, F a week ago

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    I nurse my hubby about 4 times a day & absolutely love it!
    allstar12 allstar12 22-25, F 11 Responses Jul 21

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    I could not afford to go to college and I did not have anyone to help me pay for my education. I was ill-informed about the steps for applying to college and finding scholarships...
    harliieq harliieq 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    The mental health system is f$&?ed. form my experience being locked up in a mental hospital. I was treated like a lab rat. I was mis diagnosed with bipolar where as really I had...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M Jul 20

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    I think nurses rock. Recently, I was in a very big medical emergency. The staff at the hospitals are so great. One I was involved in a charity event with and is now taking great...
    drooniedat drooniedat 36-40 1 Response Jul 20

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    I'm starting nursing over and I'm really nervous because this is my last chance of being a nurse before I have to call it quits. I've been reading ahead and praying to God to have...
    whitster01 whitster01 26-30, F Jul 20

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    Today I had A Huge yard sale, my ex moved all his stuff out officially and now the yard sale, left me feeling a bit removed and a little cantankerous. I wonder if God will bring me...
    Only1me4life Only1me4life 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 19

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    Hi y'all. Let me begin to say -- I never feel sorry for myself. EVERYTHING in life is an experience. My student loan nightmare began as soon as I graduated, and I didn't even...
    calyjames calyjames 46-50, F Jul 19

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    I had a massive med issues at the eating disorder clinic I was at this December. I started believing full heartily that they were pumping calories in to the air and water making me...
    tobehere tobehere 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    I have family that are nurses
    bandit5320 bandit5320 31-35, M Jul 17

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    Yes I was emotionally abused emotionally and physically when I was 8 until 19 by my mother and brother and emotionally by my ex husband. My mother had me write letters ( i have...
    meg2014 meg2014 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    Since they never push more than pills And never monitor pills pushed Because they say clients aint right Even if college educated. EP Link
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jul 15

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    My story with the counsellor quitting half way! Jeez this was years ago… Must’ve been 4 years ago! That year was awful I was really suffering… but i really didn’t think i...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee 22-25, F Jul 14

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    So for a while I was a bit of an underground Christian but A better half of A year ago. I came out so to say, Pretty much lost all my friends instantly and became a huge joke in...
    onewhosupplants onewhosupplants 22-25, M Jul 14

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    I've noticed people in some countries are heavily dependent on their "shrinks" or if I am aiming for political correctness, "therapists". Sometimes, I don't think if counselling or...
    abcdefghisabelmnopqrst abcdefghisabelmnopqrst 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I am a Registered Nurse and I teach Health in a private school, and act also as the school nurse. I love nursing, and I love teaching, and if any of the younger people here want...
    nickywee97 nickywee97 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    30 years old and first time ever in college. I'm majoring in Graphic/Web Design at The Art Institutes International. I love it! It's been so difficult yet rewarding. I...
    painisclarity painisclarity 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I graduated with my Advance Practice degree in June and left the hospital and now work full time for a great group of MD’s at a GI Center. But I am doing everything I can to...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 12

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    I graduated with my Advance Practice degree in June and left the hospital and now work full time for a great group of MD’s at a GI Center. But I am doing everything I can to...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I hate college. I tried, and I tried, but the thought of college just wouldn't click to me. Even when I was in high school, college seemed like a scary stage to be in, despite...
    KnightsCross KnightsCross 13-15, F Jul 12

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    The doctor give xannax Yaaaayy. Low dosage prn. But only seven a week. Why Safety Maybe Or retaliation for perceived insult. Me said industry was joke After...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    SENSORY PROCESSING DISORDER!!! First excuse this long long long long post I'm truly sorry. but I think I know what the heck is wrong with me now. it is this little beauty called...
    ocdfun123 ocdfun123 16-17 2 Responses Jul 10

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    SENSORY PROCESSING DISORDER! Please excuse this long long long post and the capitals but I think I finally figured out what I have! for many years I have suffered from...
    ocdfun123 ocdfun123 16-17 Jul 10

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    This video I saw tonight and I think this researcher says the truth. http://youtu.be/G0xPa0qVvl4
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 10

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    for as long as I could remember I've always had trouble coping with stress and engaging in social situations, I've gotten better so far, but I'm genuinely worried I might have...
    ocdfun123 ocdfun123 16-17 Jul 10

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    Experience of JENESYS2.0 a short term student exchange program organized by Japanese Government.On January 18, 2013, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, during his visit to Indonesia...
    Ananno1319 Ananno1319 18-21, M Jul 8

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    What is really needed for Remarkably Healthy Painless Joints? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4357) You know how important cartilage is for healthy painless joints, right...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Jul 8

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    Buying Your Health Insurance Online?(Viral Networks) Health Insurance has been recognized in the market as one of the necessities in life since you wouldn’t know a tragedy or...
    marveillegri marveillegri 26-30, M Jul 8

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    I am on Fluoxetine or Prozac for depression. I have self injured for 9 years and have just finished a course of CBT sessions. I don't know if what I have (if I even have anything...
    WhyCantIBeYou WhyCantIBeYou 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    The journey ended three weeks ago and I'm not gonna lie, sometimes I just miss the life of a med student and not having any responsibility.. And almost a month long final exam! Gee...
    FinnyFunny FinnyFunny 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 7

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