I Have Been In An Asylum

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    I wouldn't call it an asylum. It's a private psychiatric hospital and it's quite lovely. It's all voluntary admittance. I spend 3 weeks a year on average a year there. I have major depression, and anxiety, and I'm from a long line of people who suffer from bipolar, schizophrenia...
    vsethbreding vsethbreding
    31-35, M
    May 28, 2013

    Not Me Personally Not Ye.

    Now that someone has created a group, it made me think. I've a few friends been inside. They are basically bright and successful. Somehow I think the more intelligent they are, the more pressure they see, the more irresolvable conflicts they perceive and it throws them over the...
    Pa1nsMcmurdo Pa1nsMcmurdo
    41-45, M
    Jun 26, 2013

    State Hospital

    i am a friend of lady gypsy i have just spent 11 days in the state hospital i have bipolar / depresion for about 17 years now its been to manich it. my meed's were change in January after 4 moths my wife left me we have been married for over 30 years i try ed to commit...
    david1957 david1957
    51-55, M
    2 Responses May 28, 2013

    Three Times, Man...

    And if I don't get it together immediately, I will be buckling down for my fourth trip down there.
    deadmoon deadmoon
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Mar 19, 2012
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