I Spent Time In a Mental Health Facility

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    7 Weeks In 7 West

    It had taken a long time to hit bottom. That's one of the problems with living with mental illness: you can't always accurately assess your condition. You can't always trust your thoughts. I checked into the PTSD ward of the Denver VA hospital on a Sunday afternoon...
    blankytheblank blankytheblank
    36-40
    Aug 28, 2013

    A Couple Times

     my first trip was  in partial hospitalization ... I left after  groups everyday ...  then i went  in the psych unit like four yrs later ... for ten days due to my husband  causing me to have a nervous breakdown ... and then again eight months later...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 14, 2007

    My Daughter In Again..

    My daughter starting becoming unwell late in 2010; initially I thought she was struggling with Puberty and her mood swings and rages were related to her changing body ie) PMS. When her rages became to much for me to manage and I was able to soothe or calm her we were referrd by...
    jandtrichardson jandtrichardson
    36-40
    Mar 2, 2012
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