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
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 11, 2012

    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

    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

    why do bad things happen to good people?

    sad story : ( https://youtu.be/2i7GeLglgW0
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 5, 2015

    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

    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

    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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    lionsdenn lionsdenn
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    Apr 21
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    Elaine4les Elaine4les
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
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    Ale7jandro Ale7jandro
    22-25, M
    Apr 19
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    DoctorBastardo DoctorBastardo
    31-35, M
    Apr 19
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    SapphireHeart1997 SapphireHeart1997
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
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    youngliveandkicking youngliveandkicking
    13-15, F
    Apr 19
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    justnicky justnicky
    36-40, F
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    Humanist321 Humanist321
    70+, M
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    JessDollio JessDollio
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 18
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    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 17
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    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    Apr 16
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 16
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    cmyk323 cmyk323
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 16
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    FieryWolf FieryWolf
    16-17, F
    Apr 16
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    DarJotzahr DarJotzahr
    22-25, M
    Apr 16
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    nerdyfreak nerdyfreak
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    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 15
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    Angel1ne Angel1ne
    13-15, F
    Apr 15
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    Batwoman1968 Batwoman1968
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
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    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 14
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    321Peach 321Peach
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 13
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    sleeplesscollegestudent sleeplesscollegestudent
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    36-40, M
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    Luke5150 Luke5150
    36-40, M
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    Spidergal99 Spidergal99
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 13
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    Shewolfiie69 Shewolfiie69
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 12
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    KittyLoverForever KittyLoverForever
    13-15, F
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    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    Apr 12
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    nevets68 nevets68
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 11
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    cmj03 cmj03
    51-55, F
    Apr 11
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 11
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    Sanetvh Sanetvh
    41-45, F
    Apr 11
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    Sanetvh Sanetvh
    41-45, F
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    BSTisapain BSTisapain
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 10
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    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
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    AJK135 AJK135
    22-25, M
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    26-30, F
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    Bre142 Bre142
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
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    sillysweetgirl9 sillysweetgirl9
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
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    Pmacphoto Pmacphoto
    70+, M
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    ACWK226 ACWK226
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 8
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    hannahgr hannahgr
    13-15, F
    Apr 7
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    Unintendedgirl Unintendedgirl
    22-25, F
    Apr 7
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    RossAshton RossAshton
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
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    Mic99 Mic99
    16-17, M
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    tummytum tummytum
    22-25, F
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    RyanJ999 RyanJ999
    41-45, M
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 7
    This group name is not very accurate for me... I don't "want" to be healthy, I am healthy and working toward even better health.
    Move4Word Move4Word
    46-50, M
    Apr 7
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