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I Share Stories From the Mental Health World

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 38 People

    Ashlygentle

    please read i have never been understood .warm regards ashly gentle
    ashlygentle ashlygentle 46-50, M Dec 11, 2012

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    why do bad things happen to good people?

    sad story : ( https://youtu.be/2i7GeLglgW0
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 hr ago

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    Mental Health Community, a Real Contradiction In Itself

    Stigma, Predjudices and Discrimination runs rampant in the mental health community!  Professionals who you'd think would know better, who'd pocess Understanding, Compassion and Knowledge, yet are the worst offenders.  At least thats the experiance I have had in and...
    NewShoes NewShoes 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 5, 2007

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    Who to Blame?

    Hi everyone!!! My grammar is not so perfect  so please try not to laugh if my sentence sometimes.....u know what i mean!!! First of all, I've been wanting to start a diary or a journal about my life xperiences from childhood but too scared.Why? Too many reasons......I know...
    d5lilngels d5lilngels 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2007

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    Mental Health Community, a Real Contradiction In Itself

    Stigma, Predjudices and Discrimination runs rampant in the mental health community!  Professionals who you'd think would know better, who'd pocess Understanding, Compassion and Knowledge, yet are the worst offenders.  At least thats the experiance I have had in and...
    NewShoes NewShoes 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 5, 2007

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    One Of My Many Experiences

    this is a funny one i once broke into a house and took this golden goblin. i had a dream in which it attacked me and a voice said i had one chance to kill it. then i random;y started to belive that it was a horocrux out of harry potter and had to take it back to the residence...
    jhango09 jhango09 18-21, M Nov 12, 2009

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    Ive Been In It For Eight Yrs Off N On

    And ive met so many interesting people . I lived in a treatment center for people with mental illness  And there was one instance where i went on a break to my moms house and i came back to the apartment and my roommate told me that one of our other roommates threatened to...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Jan 2, 2008

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    Ever had someone make you feel like you were the only person in the world then have the cloud you had been floating on pop like a balloon? Sometimes I wish I could clone myself...
    needhpehi73 needhpehi73 41-45, F 2 hrs ago

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    I desperately want to die. To just die and begone from this world. No headstone, no grave. No ashes. Nothing. I just need to die and be gone.
    Radomguy1000 Radomguy1000 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    One day i am a rock star or pop. another day i am an actor. or a great doctor. then everyone is mad at me and i get out my imaginary world. One day i am married with a real man...
    mlplights mlplights 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When it comes to various elements of life, there is little doubt that health is very important to human happiness and well-being. Health is something that simply cannot be...
    williams296 williams296 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    Not sure if any of you will find this helpful, but figured I'd just give a play-by-play on how I am handling the situation with my DUI. Brief overview: I received a DUI in...
    craigp572 craigp572 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    We are all passengers on spaceship Earth and we share a long and fascinating history with the rest of the cosmos. It is a story that gives me a sense of awe and a deep feeling of...
    Dave5766 Dave5766 46-50, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm a writing this because I want to share my experience with those who may be where I once was and know there is hope. Also some people on this site are genuinely sharing pieces...
    RollingWaves RollingWaves 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    No housing if homeless. Doctors overworked. My psych eval equal to slander. To give meds or petition. A sixth grader could lie about me And almost equal the eval. The...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    I just had a debate with Jehovah's Witness about anxiety and depression. They provided the following bible verse: [Matthew 6:25-34 34: Therefore don't worry about tomorrow, for...
    LuckyInTheSkyWithDiamonds LuckyInTheSkyWithDiamonds 22-25, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Used to read or watch TV but the drama in most books and shows now are crazy. Now I just write my own stuff and imagine a near empty world like either post apocalyptic or like a...
    SeanDR SeanDR 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Where to start ..... Met this guy MM 5.5 years (dec 2009) ago. Just separated from husband. Got into this new relationship and things were fine to start off with. He was seeking...
    RozieG RozieG 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    1. I love to prank people and tell jokes. I am a prankster. 2. I don't smoke and I don't do drugs. Both are nasty and bad for you're health. 3. I have a degree in engineering. 4...
    Tig322 Tig322 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Once upon a time there lived a beautiful couple who loved each other very much. He had a good job and she had designs of brilliance. They were living with a terrible friend of his...
    SoberingBabySteps SoberingBabySteps 31-35, M Aug 26

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    The company running my clinic bites. They say partners in recovery. They say our choice our voice But when me speakes they bark. First doc insults. Second picks easy...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Growing up on a dairy farm was all Lucy had known.To her the cows were like giant family pets.Starting at an early age she cared for the cows like her favorite toys. Lucy was an...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M Aug 26

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    i had my stories from one group removed and than i got removed from that group and i don't know why. i had been in the group for like 2 years and then i was removed fr no reason
    mylife1998 mylife1998 16-17, F Aug 26

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    I use to think it was OK for me to want someone to love me with the intensity I felt I might be able to love. I wanted to be the center of their world. Have them worship the ground...
    BeautifullySickkk BeautifullySickkk 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    well, i did but i ****** that up. but Turki, listen i dont know why, but i find it really hard to express my feelings towards you. some of the things i really want to say to you...
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F Aug 23

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    College grads. Not psychics Giving labels. And pills. That wreck us. And they say that works. And you working fokurz hear them. Not us Due to a college degree And...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    When I was younger I was physically and mentally abused by my mother. In my early childhood my dad was an alcoholic who would drink come home and beat my mom. We would have to...
    Lost2334 Lost2334 26-30, M Aug 23

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    The summer was nearly gone, the day had been humid, but now that evening was settling in, the calm breeze felt welcoming. Beth fidgeted with the lace of her shawl as she waited...
    diamondgirl07 diamondgirl07 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Sometimes I hate working with teenage girls. They think that staff's only job is to cater to their wants. Then they get pissed because god forbid we have other things to deal with...
    ccm22 ccm22 22-25, F Aug 22

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    I discovered this group while browsing "recent" stories. It was created by someone I've never had any contact with but to her credit, it seems a brilliant idea and thought I'd...
    WripTyde WripTyde 46-50, M 3 Responses Aug 20

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    The elites’ problem with Donald Trump: He’s not for sale Jeffrey T. Kuhner The media establishment is having a cardiac arrest. The reason? Donald Trump has thrown his hat into...
    Hiddenheart101 Hiddenheart101 56-60, F Aug 19

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    I feel very upset by this and it complicates my life.
    Marlena1977 Marlena1977 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 18

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    I haven't slept since I woke up and found out that we are living in a world of lies. The 99% of us have been taken for a ride by the 1% of the world corporations and bankers...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M Aug 18

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    You live in your own little world The world outside doesn’t matter to you You’re too enthralled by all the wonders that behold you in your world, Wonders so totally new and...
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf 18-21, M Aug 18

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    My sharing pain Made seths come back. Both of us wrecked by doctors. Doctors protected from clients. My biological father dropped malpractice. He said too hard to prove...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    7 Ways To Avoid Drama & Have Healthy Friendships Here’s a short list of things that helps me avoid drama these days: 1. Steer clear of people who post too much personal...
    mguinm mguinm 41-45, F 6 Responses Aug 17

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    Read my latest psychiatric evaluation. Schizo affective. Nicotene addict. Polysubstance abuse. Lmao. No bipolar. No anxiety. No ptsd. No phobias. Who made this...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Aug 17

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    I used to love the starchy comfort foods , fresh breads , cheeses , and the odd takeaway , but now my eating habits , understanding of great heathy and amazing tasting food has...
    wishingwellguy wishingwellguy 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    For making me proof of flaws And hurting others me met. EP Link
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Aug 17

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    Made worse by meds. How. Lack of doctors researching. Pill salesmen lying. Pill makers helping sellers lie. To keep medical industry fed. Seroquel is for psychotics...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    Pill prescribers. Educated. But not caring. Egos Anger transferrence to work. Defend industry not client. Insult client. Make them rage. To feed them to a...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Aug 16