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I Know The Ep Is Not A Hot Bed Of Mental Health

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 63 People

    Wow

    Well, this group certainly made my day.For those that know what I do for a living, they will understand why I found this group comically intriguing.My hat goes off to the person who created it.
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 21, 2012

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    So What?

    If you are not ****** up, why are you even here?
    Cracked Cracked 18-21, M Mar 2, 2011

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    Sooner Or Later

    If you stay on EP long enough you will come to see the truth in this.  All of us get attacked irrationally at times, some of us get stalked in the bad sense of that word, we draw unwanted attention, have "friends" that suddenly become raging enemies, have troll accounts set up...
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl 26-30, F 38 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    I Don't Really Think The World Is A Hotbed Of Mental Health Either.

    People are crazy. neurotic. psycho. Some certifiable, some just need therapy. Everyone has issues. Some were taught to deal with it on their own. Some weren't. I'm not saying that EP not being a hotbed of mental health is a bad thing just that it is what it is. I love it...
    1invisible1 1invisible1 26-30, F Mar 6, 2011

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    Take This Person For Instance....

    From my land of PM's......................."Thanks for your reply , I know you don’t know what you are doing ok,Many of have gone some die this morning you don’t know when your owe tone to die is coming ok.Let me tell you in this life because this fornication adotry in your...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 49 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    come to think of it.... Oh sorry. Yeah no it's difficult to be lonely when your family is moving and you're in the passenger traveling between states or just on a business trip...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 hr ago

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    You can't beat the outdoors and the adventure of not knowing wher you are going next. I travelled Australia for 6 months was amazing, yeah u miss the odd shower, you stay out for...
    natrualisbest natrualisbest 26-30, M 2 hrs ago

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    I'm alright with my physical health, its my mental and emotional health I want to improve and be healthy for once
    Azureal Azureal 26-30, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Called my new case manager. She told me i had a new case manager. A guy. So. Both doctors are crap. And now she leaves.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Became a client in 93. Worked in the field from 02 to 05. Mission statements are lies. Went looking for better in 08. In the hopes that only phoenix bit. Did tucson...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    We should all strive to be healthy. Both physically and mentally. They do go hand in hand. If something is getting to me, instead of reaching for something to eat, I workout. I...
    justlarryw justlarryw 56-60, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I know I may not be the sharpest pencil in the bunch, but that doesn’t mean that I’m stupid either. I’ve been told my some of my so-called friends, teachers and even some of...
    agathashelly agathashelly 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Another brief mental hospital story: During my initial evaluation upon entering the enchanted kingdom for the third time, I told the doctor that I have a reasonable grasp of self...
    DanteBlake23 DanteBlake23 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    Case managers got clients. Too many. So that employers profit. Teachers got too many students. So which job is worse. And why should employers profit If they arent the...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    Want to tell doctors They are worse than my dad. But they are not. They seem that way. All ego dominate client. But dad was worse. Because he was dad.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    A girl posted a little while ago that she was going to kill herself, then immediately took the post down. Now I can't stop thinking about it. For ****'s sake, DON'T KILL YOURSELF...
    Jmb850 Jmb850 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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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 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    July 20, 2015 1:30am My desk phone has an alarm that rings if anyone in the hotel calls 911 from their room. That alarm went off, and the screen read room 208. I called the room...
    HippieGuyInATie78 HippieGuyInATie78 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    Usually Sunday mornings are my lazy mornings. Especially after a long hike or a social evening when I've been physically or mentally drained. When the sun invades my eyelids with...
    JamieWalks JamieWalks 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 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 5 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 5 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 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Love extracts a large amount of energy from your health, mental status, and daily life. The two separate waves of energy extracted from two humans meet to bind covalently...
    khamooshi khamooshi 26-30, M a week ago

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    50 for the fun of it!!! I might have done this list before! Who cares? Not I! So here are my answers!!! 1: What would you name your future daughter? Olivia Diana!!! 2: Do you...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F a week ago

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    hey people im bedro and im here to try and help. I know how it feels to be struggling, i was once in a situation where things where not going my way and I had problems mounting on...
    bedrohelps bedrohelps 31-35, M a week 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 Jul 22

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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 Jul 22

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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 Jul 22

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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 Jul 21

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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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    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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    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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    Exhausted and tired Adila. Been a really tough couple of days for me, finding it really hard to keep that smile on my face which is pretty sad since it's the end of Ramadan and the...
    TheWestlifer TheWestlifer 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 17

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    I am always a little worried nowadays.. But I am too ashamed and frustrated to do really anything about it. If I run I should wear one of those spine supporting things and the...
    KILLsonia KILLsonia 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Everytime Im in a hotel room I love to pee everywhere, love to pee on the curtains, in the bed, on and in furnitures, love to cut a hole in the pillows and pee inside them, love to...
    martypee martypee 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 16

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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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    I am 23 years old. I have made $350,000 dollars in the last five years. I have a two and a half year old son. His mother and i have been involved in a very bitter lawsuit for the...
    ihavenoimaginationatall ihavenoimaginationatall 22-25, M Jul 15

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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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    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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    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