I Battled Depression and I Survived

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 99 People

    Your body's not ruined your just a tigress/tiger

    who had earned there stripes.:)
    jessica7440 jessica7440
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jul 6, 2014

    Do Not Be Afraid.......

    Do not be afraid to suffer . . . .It is from being shaken apart and not being destroyed that we become strong and courageous.I became consumed by a wave of the deepest depression inducing such dark feelings of utmost despair. Intent on its sole purpose, to purge my life of all...
    teeny09 teeny09
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 20, 2011

    Short But Not Sweet

    The last summer I was home alone for most of the time..and during that time I started getting very tired. I would often only be awake for like 4 hours a day, and NOTHING was entertaining. Evetually it developed into intense paranoia I couldn't even get to sleep at night, and then...
    Spritey22 Spritey22
    16-17, M
    Apr 13, 2013

    I have. And see so many people on here

    that battle it. If you need anyone to talk to I'm always here. I know it's hard to go through and sucks to go through it alone.
    YourSecret02 YourSecret02
    16-17, F
    1 Response Nov 1, 2014

    Yes i survived and im really proud of that.

    I had major depression and i got cognitive behavioral treatment along with an SSRI and now im perfectly fine, living happily every second. Adopting a positive attitude and enjoying life to the fullest
    michellatr michellatr
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 6, 2014

    Who Should I Thank?

    It wasn't the meds, oh god no! The therapists were horrible. The support from others wasn't much. So I don't know.
    musared musared
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2009

    So it began at age 3

    when my parents separated . I felt all alone in the world at that time , remembering the fights my mum and dad use to have constantly. I had been sent to my gran mum since they split. My eating habit became poor , picking the crumbs off the bread and just a spoonful or two when...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    Sep 20, 2014
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