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I Psychiatrists Don't Know What They're Doing

Some Psychatrists don't know what they are doing.. (this is what I wanted to name the group) 38 People

    Why Won't People Sue Psychiatrists For Detrimental To A Person's Health

    I just want to be 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16,15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5 again. I have lost 18 years of my life, that I will never get back. I regret everything. Then making it to 30 is not guaranteed, in today's world. Especially with jobs shrinking, and poor...
    chicago54 chicago54 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 22, 2010

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    AAUUGGHH!!

    They say I'm crazy and I say THEY made me that way! I'm not sure what the plan is here but I don't like being a Guinna pig. It seems to me that if they did a little more research on people and their history before prescribing meds that they would have a better shot at giving us...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Dec 26, 2007

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    Now Independent Thinkers Are Considered Diseased By Psychiatry

    Psychiatrists have been working on the fourth revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) and, in it, they hope to add a whole slew of new psychiatric disorders. Unfortunately, many of these disorders are merely differences in personality and...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 5, 2011

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    2 of My Cousins From Both Sides of My Family

    I think some psychiatrists don't always know what they are doing. I have a couple of cousins that suffer with different mental illnesses. I feel that my cousin has been treated like a lab rat for the state of California. I remember when she was doing really well a few years ago...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 22, 2007

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    In Agreement

    I agree some psychiatrists don't know what they're doing. Why can't living life be like going to a movie. The movie producers, I'll give them the benefit of the doubt, have tried to make the most entertaining movie possible for an audience with broad tastes. The average movie...
    IowaGirl1995 IowaGirl1995 18-21, F 1 Response May 9, 2013

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    Psychs

    I have nothing to say about Psychiatrists.  I joined this group cause I thought the title was funny.  :D
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Aug 24, 2011

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    Exaggerating Things

    i think, some of them are exaggerating things.   i don't want to consult any of them if  i do have a disorder
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes 18-21, F May 13, 2010

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    The Total Failure Of Modern Psychiatry

    Modern psychiatry went wrong when it embraced the idea that the mind should be treated with drugs, says Edward Shorter of the University of Toronto, writing in the Wall Street Journal.Shorter studies the history of psychiatry and medicine.Modern U.S. psychiatry has adopted a...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 5, 2011

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    The Last Psychiatrist

    1- Talk to much. 2- Take too much history. 3- Ignore smoking cessation. 4- Blame Lawyers / Insurance companies / Big Pharma. 5- Become social policy analysts. 6- Don't refer to therapy. 7- Don't think strategically. 8- Polypharmacy. 9- Diagnose everything.http...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 14, 2011

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    I'M Just Releasing My Feeling So I Can Forget

    How did they manage to give me all these meds,with no use,at first they didn't want to give anything and that was a mistake after they gave me meds but it was too late now i'm reading medicine to get away from them,thanks God that i manage to to this. What a waste of time...
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 24, 2013

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    I'm a freshman in college right now and I'm starting my second quarter in two days, but I honestly have no idea what I'm doing with my life. I don't know what I want to do for a...
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    ok so the truth is I am so lost I don't even know who or what I am am I feel this way because I have always acted to be someone else and in that time u forgot who itrulley am I can...
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    It's different, I don't like it but I do. He's married & I'm practically married? Maybe that's why it feels okay? I know it's not but I like it, I wish i didn't but I do. I never...
    SincerelyJasmineXO SincerelyJasmineXO 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I want to travel, that's about all I know for sure right now. I got fired for going to my cousin's funeral and I'm losing my house. I want to break up with my ex and we aren't even...
    Karmickitten Karmickitten 22-25, F Jan 3

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    I know i still have a lot to go trhough cause i'm still young. I just come back from a trip to africa where i was a volunteer and i though that when i come back i'd knew what to do...
    Tifnaine Tifnaine 18-21, F a week ago

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    the last couple of days in my life has been like hell itself...i always used to know what i was about, had a plan to everything and could slip out of the tightest of bad situations...
    Cubeball Cubeball 16-17, M Jan 13

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    Younger women dating older men mainly because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These...
    paulacc11 paulacc11 26-30, F Jan 3

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    lost lost lost lost lost lost
    itsmekar itsmekar 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    I am lost and confused unwanted and uncared for! given my all and it was apparently not nearly enough!
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I shout my frustrations away
    XxSxarletxX XxSxarletxX 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The judge frowned at the tired robber and said, “then you admit breaking into the same store on three successive nights?” ”Yes, your honor.” “And why was that...
    fishsweeper fishsweeper 51-55, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I come home from work after my fiance telling me that he doesn't want his ex and can't stand her...day after day lately...to him talking to her the entire time that I am gone. I...
    Pumpkiin Pumpkiin 22-25, F Jan 19

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    Can someone give me advice please :( my bf told me he doesn't want a relationship anymore because he is in love with his ex.... I love him so much and it hurt so bad but I'm not...
    babygirlxxxo babygirlxxxo 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    One of my very close friends was like saying I've already forgotten about her.. But just to keep things cool I was like really clueless and asked what's the matter. FYI, she is the...
    itcheru itcheru 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I can't respond to you trying to manipulate me because I'm that stupid . Part of me is like you're right I'm being selfish . You should be the only thing on my mind . Another part...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    At this point in time, I'm doing nothing more than taking up space. I've considered folding myself neatly in half and hiding in a drawer until I'm needed, but what could that...
    Eristocrat Eristocrat 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    When things are so devastated and when life is not so kind to you. when the things that can makes you happy just vanished.. I feel like I want to disappear and to be somewhere else...
    myleslus myleslus 22-25, F Dec 28, 2014

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    I hope you guys would take time to read my story, and I'd really appreciate if you could maybe leave some comments below. So my ex-boyfriend and I were together for more than a...
    Pauline0497 Pauline0497 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Recently I've been talking to this guy and we share a mutual liking toward one another and hit things off on the first date. He was excited about meeting me again and we put lot...
    jamie1292 jamie1292 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I've never posted anything on here before, but at this point I simply don't know what to do. My boyfriend and I have been together for around 2.5 years now, and both of us are in...
    makitath makitath 18-21, F Jan 14

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    Am I the only one that doesn't want to feel happy? Most of the time i'm just 'not the in the mood' to act happy, especially around my family. And I know that sounds stupid but i'm...
    ImYourLady ImYourLady 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 1

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    I don't know why, but I hate it when people compliment me. I didn't really realize it until recently, but whenever someone says something good about me I feel devastated. My...
    devoidBearer devoidBearer 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 19

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    Um, hi world. Ok, I don't know if you've shared your real name, so hello betruetoyourself14. You left the window open on the computer when you left to get your medication and...
    betruetoyourself14 betruetoyourself14 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I had this happen to me so many times. I have dreams of people that I don't know. I wonder if they're actually alive or my imagination just created them.
    lunazteca lunazteca 18-21, F Dec 30, 2014

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    "I don't know. But when you're concerned that the miserable, boring wasteland in front of you might stretch all the way into forever, not knowing feels strangely hope-like."
    Friability Friability 18-21 Jan 4

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    I am numb....Empty....Whisper me a miracle or think of something logical....They're ignorant but still they scream....And if I die before I wake I pray the lord my soul to take and...
    IAmACatXP IAmACatXP 13-15, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I haven't looked forward to getting up and living in a long time. Every day just hurts... Every moment of every day is so fake and lonely and no one will ever know. My so-called...
    BigBlittleb123 BigBlittleb123 16-17, M Jan 4

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    I spend so much more of my life thinking about meaning, and myself, and who I am, and who he is, or who they are, but all for what? I'm none the better after all of this. I've got...
    quike23 quike23 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 14

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    What I would do, what I would give not to cuddle with just any random person but with that one special person. Unfortunately, I've come to understand that person doesn't exist for...
    Weretiger Weretiger 26-30 Jan 15

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    i never thought I'd be in this position. i don't think anyone ever thinks it. i was so in love. He wants everything to go back to the way it was. But the damage is done. I can't be...
    Platana2100 Platana2100 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    When I was little I was always told that I was ugly and fat by my older sister....and I started believing her and all the people who would bully me. Now I cant go anywhere with out...
    sammyLilBoo sammyLilBoo 16-17, F Jan 3

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    Every one work outs to eventually become more fit and healthier, but there are various notions about which programs might be greatest. The proper fitness program has to enable you...
    Andrew8508imq2 Andrew8508imq2 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    I feel like I can't trust a mainstream doctor to know what they're doing when thousands, even millions die at their hands every year.
    rumblingheart rumblingheart 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    People look at professional help as if it was the secret ingredient to make things better. I've been getting this so called help for a while and nothing seems to make things better...
    nuttyduck nuttyduck 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    I've been going to school for almost 3 year and I still don't know what I should do with my life. Everyone says look into something that seems interesting but i just have no...
    ambiguoushearts ambiguoushearts 18-21, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Now I know I don’t have it nearly as bad as others when it comes to suffocating parents. I live 2000 away from them, only call them once a week, and overall had a good...
    queenbeeaj queenbeeaj 22-25, F 3 days ago

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