I Pediatric Physical Therapist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support

    This is my experience on being prescribed ADHD medication for the past year and a half. TL;DR: I technically don't have ADD or ADHD but was prescribed anyways. I got addicted. I...
    Lidarrel Lidarrel
    18-21, M
    Apr 20
    My wife has been neglecting me for a multiple group of reasons, We've had no sex for several years, and i am craving an intimate connection. I am heterosexual, no freaks please. I...
    TXSTUD55 TXSTUD55
    56-60, M
    Apr 19
    I was set on fire by some kids at my school. The most screwed up part of the whole experience? It wasn't that I was actually set on fire. It was the reasoning. It was because I...
    LadyTerri LadyTerri
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    My 3rd grader has struggled in school from Headstart up to this very point. I noticed delays in his speech right before two years old. I expressed my concerns to his pediatrician...
    Vette601 Vette601
    36-40, F
    Apr 19
    Hey, So I'm posting this because I'm really struggling and contemplating ending everything because I can't see a way out. Any advice, past experience, hope, people in the same boat...
    ShellFlower119 ShellFlower119
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    It appears that this is mostly older males and then a mixture of women .... It is surprising how embarassed that younger males 18- 30 are about getting a massage or talking about...
    KennyD1 KennyD1
    66-70, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    I went to a certain therapist, the only one in town, three times over the course of two months. My dad had made appointments for me because, well, he walked in on me hurting...
    shybot shybot
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I was emotionally, verbally and physically abused for 7 years (5-12) by my father, mainly. I can't really remember the first time he started, but it was always my fault. I couldn't...
    sunoae sunoae
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    So simple... The body achieves what the mind believes.
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 17
    Anybody from the East of England?
    Christuner666 Christuner666
    26-30, M
    Apr 16
    I have worn pull-ups pretty much my whole life. My mother didn't start potty training me till I was 3. She had a really hard time training me as I seemingly had no interest in...
    MandiPee MandiPee
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    getting a kick *** ammout of physical pain right now. trying to get off cymbalta for fibromyalgia and the withdrawals absolutely suck. so now i have ungodly pain everywhere and...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 14
    ♥ She loves me as I am. ♥ I can be myself with her (and only her). ♥ She loves me enough to tell me when I am wrong - be it a major sin or hurting someone's feelings...
    LoveExplorer78 LoveExplorer78
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
    On September 24 I was blindsided by my husband of almost 17 years (we have been together 19) He took me to marriage counseling to tell me he wanted out! Both the therapist and I...
    goforward19 goforward19
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
    I am a 20 year old girl, that is soon to be 21, and my parents give me no freedom whatsoever. This stresses me out to no end. So let's start from the beginning. In January 2009, my...
    fallenangelxo fallenangelxo
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 12
    I'm a straight guy but I have always enjoyed feminine experiences In the eighties and nineties I had my hair permed, but it had to be in a salon and done by a female stylist Have...
    permcurl permcurl
    56-60
    Apr 12
    Yep....... I'm titrating up but am about 5 days into 1mg daily and I feel like I'm uncharacteristically energized? It feels a little like an amphetamine drug except that I don't...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale
    51-55, T
    6 Responses Apr 11
    I don't actually hate my father, 'step-mom', and siblings. I distance myself from them because I am ashamed of myself. My father has been experiencing health problems and my...
    cmj03 cmj03
    51-55, F
    Apr 11
    I was looking around in my study and I found a picture of me when I was 4 years old. I saw myself with the big grin on my face i was young not yet aware of the world and it's...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 9
    Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 9
    I think , those with low self esteem , anxiety , panic attacks - self worth issues - the problem for them , mostly is caused by not being accepted or treated by society/ people...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    Its now been a year since I've lost the closest person to me. It was my friends adopted sister. Her name is Jessica and she lived to the age 11 before she had taken her life. My...
    gaygamer9376 gaygamer9376
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 8
    I have ptsd and cptsd because of it all. It's been really difficult for me, but luckily I'm learning to manage the flashbacks and dissociation better. It's not all been suffering...
    MichaeltheChristLover MichaeltheChristLover
    18-21, T
    Apr 8
    I know things on EP are coming to a close but I thought I would share my testimony. I want to start by saying "life is short, too short to be unhappy". A lot of you where were I...
    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    Just got done with another awesome gym session. It hurt like crazy but it was totally worth the burn. I can't get enough of becoming fitter and stronger
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 7
    It's been almost one year since I met him. I had no idea this guy was going to change my entire life. We met in an online game. He first met the girl who was my best friend at that...
    Drakaria Drakaria
    18-21, F
    Apr 7
    Yah alot of times by both men and women but i dont think of it that much but i get nightmares and i didnt tell anyone.except i grew up a little different and took me quite a while...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 7
    Does cognitional behavioural therapist (CBT) work
    PositiveStateOfMind PositiveStateOfMind
    22-25, M
    Apr 7
    I'm starting a new job soon. So today i had to do a drug test and take a physical. I didn't plan on it. I just thought all i had to do was fill out legal documents and stuff. Well...
    bbourgeois bbourgeois
    22-25, M
    6 Responses Apr 6
    I'm starting a new job soon. So today i had to do a drug test and take a physical. I didn't plan on it. I just thought all i had to do was fill out legal documents and stuff. Well...
    bbourgeois bbourgeois
    22-25, M
    Apr 6
    My therapist said I was very unbalanced so I guess I am. 👍
    KarahXnichole KarahXnichole
    16-17, F
    Apr 6
    I'm really struggling to keep my head above water here. My husband of 6 years and father to our young children has been slowly but surely shutting me out over the past year. We...
    Everlie Everlie
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    The person who is primarily responsible for my panic attacks caused another hysterical tantrum inside our house this morning. My mother and I are the ones who have to take it all...
    BlueJinx BlueJinx
    26-30, F
    Apr 6
    Adieu: Greetings fellow mystics! As I wrote in my sister group in the physical realm, I created three groups and maybe four here in EP. This group is one of my creations. From my...
    ksunbiz ksunbiz
    41-45, M
    Apr 5
    Adieu: Hello fellow travelers! I created three groups and maybe four here on EP. This is one of them. I haven’t been very active in EP as of late. It would seem that the...
    ksunbiz ksunbiz
    41-45, M
    Apr 5
    The one thing about being an addict is the way people respond to you when you tell them. Before I got this addiction i was pretty much a loner. I found happiness watching my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 4
    I have been this way all my life except I didn't realize this is who I am until after I was married and had children. I have kept this part of me hidden even after I went and...
    HannahMarie13 HannahMarie13
    66-70, T
    Apr 4
    The thing about the definition of "Lonely" is- is that it can't be defined. The word itself does not only mean "Solitude" What happens inside our minds are not something a doctor...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 4
    Yes, I'm an 'early' or 'scout' Crystal and BlueRay Child. Having always known that I was very different and a lightworker, (as I used to call myself decades before this term was...
    artsparkle111 artsparkle111
    31-35, F
    Apr 3
    I'm tired, exhausted, habitually lonely. I can't do relationships, authentic friendships. There's a wall I built and trying to scale it hurts, it's uncomfortable. I feel safe...
    Iscarpia87 Iscarpia87
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Apr 3
    I really need help :( My husband is a text book sociopath and I am head over heels in love with him anyway. He has tore me down so bare that I don't even know who I am anymore. He...
    lilybrooke4 lilybrooke4
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 3
    My therapist lied to me. Instead of telling me that she had married months ago and was pregnant, so she couldn't take sessions, she told me that I was at fault because I couldn't...
    lonelylifeindia lonelylifeindia
    26-30, M
    Apr 3
    I don't usually talk about or discuss things like the existence of an afterlife, as I feel that, like a lot of things of this nature, it's become so misunderstood and poorly...
    FocusReborn FocusReborn
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 3
    Biked 635 miles in March. My weight's down to 123 lbs. Still have 110 as my goal, but I'm not gonna stress about it.
    TrueClassicBlond TrueClassicBlond
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Apr 3
    1. My name is not Kim ,it's Lauren 2.im Irish 3.i act insensitive but deep down I'm an emotional wreck 4. I love animals 5. I could sit home all day and watch films 6.when I'm...
    kimfarren23 kimfarren23
    31-35, F
    Apr 2
    Anybody else really struggle seeing a therapist? I was supposed to go see my new one this past Thursday but skipped it because I was having so much anxiety. Of course the day after...
    lvk80 lvk80
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    am I just here for your pleasure? is that really all I am? you told me my place is beneath you and I need to be broken, trained, but then you left and I'm confused
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 2
    I have lied about many things I should not have done, I have lied about my life, my parents, my upbringing, my wealth and in general myself. During my work time ( I currently work...
    Lucenity Lucenity
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 2
    Tonight is my first night going to sleep without Ativan. (With therapist approval) I'm scared I will have body memories again, or a flashback. I hope everything goes ok. I can't be...
    Hush92 Hush92
    18-21, F
    Apr 2
    Wow.. I have so many feeling right now. Married 18 years. I am in complete anguish, tearful everyday and just feel like everything is wrong. I just separated from my husband one...
    Saddenedforme Saddenedforme
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 1
    I was in a marriage for many years and had no contact of a physical kind at all, I craved to just hold her hand, and was told "Please don't we're in public! " It is hard to...
    texas2themax texas2themax
    56-60
    Apr 1
    Decent old ep users are already gone. so it was bit late.. but this is my truth and my life https://youtu.be/CQA_KEjI094
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    Apr 1
    Next week my Abilify dose is going to be raised to 4 mg. I'm mildly concerned about this because of the nausea side effect I've been getting. I've never actually thrown up yet, but...
    Hush92 Hush92
    18-21, F
    Apr 1
    As I grow older, I find myself reflecting on this life of mine. Remembering where I've been, how far I've come, how far I have to go. When I was 18, I saw life as an endless...
    BellaLocura BellaLocura
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Mar 31
    I'm so depressed, I've been sick for a long time. I no longer have private insurance and have had to go on medi-cal and start all over with new providers. This is so painful as I...
    rochelleshon rochelleshon
    51-55, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    I have always been a shy girl. The one who never really spoke up or tried to make new friends. Throughout preschool, I didn’t talk to anybody. I met this one girl, her name is...
    ashleybushey ashleybushey
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Mar 30
    I hate my mom so much! today I was supposed to go to therapy, but noooo. my mom wanted to not take me to therapy just so she could go to her stupid karate class. she gets to go to...
    AlwaysForeverAlone AlwaysForeverAlone
    16-17, T
    1 Response Mar 30
    I've had schizophrenia since I was little. Its gotten worse through the years. I'm on meds now and have a therapist and have been hospitalized twice. I'm at the point where I don't...
    Bre54 Bre54
    16-17, F
    Mar 30
    this is just the beginning but i planed on posting it in parts. i know im not gana be able to post any more because ep is leaving but here it is. an if ep ever returns ill add...
    robotredneck robotredneck
    18-21, M
    Mar 30
    I JUST WANT TO SAY HOW MUCH I WILL MISS YOU AND MY FRIENDS FAMILY COWORKERS THERAPISTS ILLUMINETTIS DOCTORS LAWYERS TEACHERS AND MANY MANY MANY FANS ON FACEBOOK WISH YOU ALL THE...
    fattennin fattennin
    51-55, F
    Mar 30
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