I Take Medication For Mental Handicaps

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 6 People

    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
    I have been a "EP" member for 5 years now..... I will miss all of my friends ! Take care everyone !
    teebone4889 teebone4889
    36-40, M
    Apr 20
    So this is what's going on.... Ep are freeing us... Gratitude for what one has makes for happiness.. =) And not take things for granted. :) Things comes to an end... This is...
    Minimaxhall Minimaxhall
    26-30, M
    Apr 20
    I still take relationships seriously, i guess i'm old school like that
    SSASAM SSASAM
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 19
    A couple times. The first time when I was 15 I was there for homicidal ideation and the last time for suicidal ideation. Hopefully I don't go again. It sucks.
    raycray95 raycray95
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    Yes, i do have a mental illness, actually i got a few but mostly severe depression and i know what its like to not have noone there for you and especially when you have came out...
    youngliveandkicking youngliveandkicking
    13-15, F
    Apr 19
    Yes I do. And I won't let any of them stop me. *Major-depressive disorder, general anxiety disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and most likely borderline...
    DarkAngel24 DarkAngel24
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    I really want someone who will take a relationship seriously and not break my heart just because I try to be honest. P.S. Anthony White Jr.
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 19
    I am actually going there today for the second time. wish me luck
    crayolapencil crayolapencil
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    my dad had to come and pick me up from class today because I was sick. as soon as my mom got home it was over her lap with my panties at my knees to get my temperature taken :/ it...
    wellspankedmary wellspankedmary
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 18
    I'm on 2 medications. One for my OCD and GAD, and one for my sleep problems. Normally my ocd and gad aren't that bad with the medication, but it's starting to get really bad. It's...
    LukeEmerson LukeEmerson
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 17
    Sometime it's too much too take in. I don't know what to say and all I do is smile.. I don't even feel like m doing anything different ... I m just trying to be there for them...
    Dezeena Dezeena
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    I wish I could fall down the rabbit hole, touch the pin that takes me to Tomorrowland, walk through the wardrobe and into Narnia, run through the platform wall of 9 3/4 to Hogwarts...
    nevergoingtousethis nevergoingtousethis
    16-17, F
    Apr 16
    Even if it doesn't stop. The voices and the forces with the hallucinations that follow. Even if it doesn't stop, what more can I do besides take my medicine and hope I stay...
    Darktooth41 Darktooth41
    18-21, M
    Apr 15
    with all the nonsense and bullshit. With all the *** kissing that is required to maintain my employment. with all the lack of regard and consideration for proper patient care. with...
    BrokeBandit BrokeBandit
    41-45, F
    Apr 15
    Anyone with PTSD ever taken Prazosin for it before? What was your experience starting it?
    Hush92 Hush92
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    Last EP Story When you are losing something great, you begin to reflect how good you have it and starts to appreciate it. In this case EP have taught me a great lesson in terms of...
    jjoe01 jjoe01
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 15
    I battle with depression,OCD,Anxiety and SPD (Schizotypal Personality Disorder). I had some hallucinations too. Having mental disorders is a very sad thing,i wish i was normal :(
    Batwoman1968 Batwoman1968
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
    Fight - Icon For Hire https://youtu.be/ixwc5LCmL-g?list=PLarPurFgxeHUtJy2LQkgYCqcxB_KlAntN I don’t know how I got here but I refuse to stay I betrayed myself when I let...
    Redstar86 Redstar86
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    Why don't people understand even a pin drop distracts me? Why don't need silence & no interference to do my work the right way? Why doesn't my boss (also my dad) understand I can't...
    theqp theqp
    26-30, M
    Apr 14
    I had a best friend and he hired me to work for him. I did and when I did he started hitting on me. I felt sorry for him bc I knew his marriage sucked so I let it roll off my...
    ceg333 ceg333
    36-40, F
    Apr 13
    Hello, sorry for the late response. We received your emails, but we are also currently receiving hundreds of other emails as well, and won't be able to respond to all, if we are...
    footsugar123 footsugar123
    51-55, M
    Apr 13
    I'm not sure why I did it, it's my nightmare to have the spotlight on my every fault. I just thought that if I do this it might help somebody else in a similar life-situation. My...
    Ennah Ennah
    22-25, F
    Apr 13
    Ever since about 3 months ago i have been having mental breakdowns and crying myself to sleep. No one knows anything about and they can't even notice some days i don't eat, say or...
    KittyLoverForever KittyLoverForever
    13-15, F
    Apr 12
    I'm a young hung 20 year old boy that needs an online mommy to take care of me... is there any takers? preferably 30+
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 12
    I think I might have to increase my anti-depression medication. I have been feeling a bit down now for 2 weeks. I do know what is causing the depression, and I am trying to find a...
    nevets68 nevets68
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 11
    in this world people just fake it like they care but in reality not many people care most just are selfish this is reality i know what hurt is i wish i could take others...
    bimvim bimvim
    18-21, M
    Apr 11
    If I could I'd fly away. I'd morph myself and change my name. To find the one, my heart desires, Someone who really knows me. We'd be friends-- maybe more than friends. And we...
    ProxyVox ProxyVox
    18-21, M
    Apr 11
    am I wrong for speaking up and saying something when no one else would? I guess blowing up on your boyfriend's grandpa isn't exactly the best route to take but I had many many...
    chelsss714 chelsss714
    18-21, F
    Apr 10
    I'm going to a doctor to get prescribed some anxiety and depression medication after many appointments with a therapist, but I'm scared. I realize that it's an irrational fear, and...
    robinnoodles robinnoodles
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up)  Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    I especially love to take pictures of nature. It's serine, calming. But the most moving pictures, I think, are of people. When a person just experienced a tragedy, like when the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 9
    took this at the beach, one of my favourite pictures I've taken ☺️
    BarbiesAreFake BarbiesAreFake
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    i am dying every single moment i feel like that cant take it anymore no body ever loves me why the screaming isnt helping shedding tears isnt helping mind is just too much in...
    canttakemore canttakemore
    18-21, M
    Apr 8
    Ring my bell, ring my bells Ring my bell, ring my bells Ring my bell, ring my bells Ring my bell, ring my bells Sometimes you love it, sometimes you dont Sometimes you need it...
    Lucifer63 Lucifer63
    16-17, M
    Apr 7
    Ring my bell, ring my bells Ring my bell, ring my bells Ring my bell, ring my bells Ring my bell, ring my bells Sometimes you love it, sometimes you dont Sometimes you need it...
    Lucifer63 Lucifer63
    16-17, M
    Apr 7
    if you live in Utah are a kind female who takes care of her body, and wants to go on a date hit me up. I bend over backwards to make people happy.
    hypnomagic hypnomagic
    22-25, M
    Apr 7
    Point a telescope at the moon, and you might just see one looking back. Chinese researchers have reported that their robotic telescope, the first of its kind, has been operating...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock
    56-60, M
    Apr 7
    I suffered from extreme jealousy. My ex boyfriend told me that i was the obly pretty girl and he didnt think that other girls are pretty etc for 4 years. Now we broke up and i see...
    Unintendedgirl Unintendedgirl
    22-25, F
    Apr 7
    Unfortunately I learned from this lesson, not that I still don't help the less fortunate. I just had an experience from the past when I had such low self esteem.. N this woman that...
    DanaMonroe DanaMonroe
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 7
    Since I was 8 years old I have been in and out of severe depression. I was medically neglected as a child, and emotionally abused. I have Complex PTSD, Major depressive Disorder...
    scumbagwill scumbagwill
    31-35, M
    Apr 6
    Question for people on antidepressants specifically anyone on zoloft. Do you get a crash after a certain amount of hours? Like where you start trembling and then just feel really...
    Hush92 Hush92
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 6
    ********* I would like to publish this prayer in grateful thanks to Archangels St Michael, St Raphael and St Gabriel. ********* Heavenly Father, You have given us archangels to...
    Peking1977 Peking1977
    36-40, F
    Apr 6
    Today I went to my second therapy session. It went almost exactly the same as last week. He says I have to learn to breathe correctly and practice, practice, practice. I guess I've...
    DaydreamingSleepwalker DaydreamingSleepwalker
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    If I'm going to take the time to get to know someone, it's a serious thing. It means I care about you. I value the people that I care about and the relationships I've made.
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    Ran across this site while looking for some information & feel like it would be worth it to at least put 1 post out there & say hi. Basically, I am 38 single mom of a teenager but...
    meowkittys2002 meowkittys2002
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Apr 6
    so I'm 22 but I'm mentally 12 is it okay if I want to be younger
    Lizzy907 Lizzy907
    22-25, T
    5 Responses Apr 6
    I've never really been officially diagnosed, except with ADD, but I've been depressed/anxious/dissociating for as long as I can remember. I have spiritual beliefs but honestly the...
    strawberryletter22 strawberryletter22
    18-21, F
    Apr 5
    I am trying my best to overcome my mental problems. It's gotten to the point of life and death. I'm in survival mode now. I was taking 4 medications and realized that they were...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 5
    I'm so lost. I'm so stuck due injory to my hands. I can't work had to retire 14 yrs ago. I need to be freed clear mine to see life. Most days not sure what my purpose is. I use...
    beforeverme beforeverme
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    I'm afraid that I'll be single forever. *softly chuckling* I'm unsure if that's how I truly feel. I'm more scared of myself than the entire quote. "I'm afraid that I'll be single...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 4
    When i was a child, i pictured that my self would work 8hours per day on a State-Owned Enterprise or be a university teacher. Well, my life now is far from what i was pictured of...
    sjifa sjifa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    oh my god. i'll start out by stating the reason i can't be with this person. i'm already in relationship. a long term, committed, loving relationship. my boyfriend is just about...
    adele08 adele08
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I've been hoping to find a younger woman ready for pregnancy. I guess with EP closing down, my search will take new avenues....
    BlueSkiesNoVa BlueSkiesNoVa
    51-55, M
    Apr 4
    It's been a long day, lots of laundry folded and put away drawers and closets organized shoe shelves dusted and arranged, bedrooms cleaned... Children cared for... And this was my...
    TristeMuneca87 TristeMuneca87
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 3
    For with God nothing will be impossible (Luke 1:37). There yet is hope for you in Christ. Whatever your problem may be, and however seemingly grave the situation miay be, it is...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
    For with God nothing will be impossible (Luke 1:37). There yet is hope for you in Christ. Whatever your problem may be, and however seemingly grave the situation miay be, it is...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
    Everyone needs compassion, a love that's never failing, let mercy fall on us. Everyone needs forgiveness, the kindness of a Savior, the Hope of nations. Savior, He can move the...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
    Everyone needs compassion, a love that's never failing, let mercy fall on us. Everyone needs forgiveness, the kindness of a Savior, the Hope of nations. Savior, He can move the...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
    Yeah, i take some different concoctions of pills for different stuff (i've got a lot going on up here *points to head) But i believe that we all have a little bit of craziness, or...
    HarleyHart HarleyHart
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 3
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