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I Asked For Help When I Needed It

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    I Reached Out For Help.

    Years ago I was dealing with Alcholism in my family in other words I tried to control someone else's drinking, until I thought I would indeed lose my mind..Some how I reached out to a 12 stept program......!!! Thatwas the best thing I could have done for myself.. To this day I...
    Bluebird777 Bluebird777 70+, F Oct 7, 2009

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    For a Change!

    No so long ago there was a time when I let my health slide purely because I didn't like to ask for help. Well I got myself sorted - I went and registered with a doctor - then got a psychiatrist, and now I feel I still need help so I have asked to have counselling too! Along with...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    I Reached Out For Help.

    Years ago I was dealing with Alcholism in my family in other words I tried to control someone else's drinking, until I thought I would indeed lose my mind..Some how I reached out to a 12 stept program......!!! Thatwas the best thing I could have done for myself.. To this day I...
    Bluebird777 Bluebird777 70+, F 3 Responses Oct 7, 2009

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    My Calls For Help Are Covered Up By Police!

    I was battered by the Portland police and Multnomah county sheriff''s on January 18th 2005 at East Port Walmart parking lot and there were witnesses to it! I received no medical treatment no ambulance arrived to help me, and police and county sheriff's arrested two of my three...
    WifePoisonedMe WifePoisonedMe 46-50, M Jul 4, 2013

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    I Reached Out For Help.

    Years ago I was dealing with Alcholism in my family in other words I tried to control someone else's drinking, until I thought I would indeed lose my mind..Some how I reached out to a 12 stept program......!!! Thatwas the best thing I could have done for myself.. To this day I...
    Bluebird777 Bluebird777 70+, F Oct 7, 2009

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    Thank You Dr. Leitao

    Who would Beleive me? I knew I was speaking the truth,but would anyone Beleive me? he told me nobody would. he told me they would say I'm the crazy one,not him. It was a way of him controlling me. I couldn't sleep at night. whenever I did manage some sleep during the day, I...
    Nobodyishome Nobodyishome 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2012

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    I always help people when they need me I'm always there for them, but when I need help nobody is there, so I don't ask for help anymore.
    brownzugar brownzugar 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    hate asking for help ever since I was little if I feel or hot cut my dad would stare and say to go fix myself when I hurt myself badly he just stared and left me to take care of...
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    I hate asking for help, it's such a stressful experience. I don't mind helping out other people, but it does take something out of you when you feel you need to depend on others...
    Lifelover38 Lifelover38 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 6

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    I feel like when I ask for help it lower myself and I can't do anything for my self
    Sexybbbbb Sexybbbbb 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    God, I hate going for help. My parents never really helped me out, so I guess I got good at problem solving, and now I feel that everyone else doesnt know better than me, even...
    nicias nicias 13-15, M Jan 4

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    i beg for help but then I turned out stupid........... **** I always beg for help but this time I'll never ask for help again............
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    Seem to be able to help others understand whatsoever is troubling them, get through it, or the ability to inform them medication does help. ie was on prozac for a bit myself. Then...
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    iTetra iTetra 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I have people in my life that I could go to and I know they would listen and do what they could to help, but I don't ask. I don't see needing help as a sign of weakness and I think...
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    I feel really alone. I have no one really to talk to. I received a disturbing phone call from my recently estranged mother saying between hysterics and sobs on my voicemail that...
    jaxpdx jaxpdx 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    I am Florence i need someone with a kind heart to sponsor me in further studies . i seat for my A'Level in 2013 but have failed to join university because my Mother can't afford it...
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    its not easy dealing with school while working at the same time then having family drama that no one can see you having to put the cherry on the top having a boyfriend that's a...
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