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    I Think I Have Depression, But I Don't Know What To Do...

    Four years ago I was bullied real bad in elementary school, it went so far that even the people I loved and cared about bullied me. I remember this one day, the girls in my class didn't let me play with the so i sat in a corner on the cement. I started to apply pressure onto my...
    n0control8 n0control8 16-17, F Jul 23, 2012

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    Life Of A Depressed Teen

    I like her so much. I don't know what to do. I'm so confused right now and I feel like I can't do anything right. I hate the way I'm treating her and everyone else around me. I have been such a ***** lately and super emotional. I just want everything to be ok and normal but I don...
    sourcandygal sourcandygal 18-21, F Jun 6, 2013

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    What if depression is just knowing the truth about the world.
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    I compare my depression to a dark night with no light permeating from anywhere. I always looked up and saw nothing but blackness. It forced me to look down and turn within myself...
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    Happiness is a state of mind. Depression is a state of mind. Some say we can choose to be happy. How many of us choose to be depressed? Not many, if any. Happiness is the...
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    I have always battled with mild depression but I think I am now suffering from anxiety. I had a panic attack before so I know what it feels like and this is not the same. Or maybe...
    thatangie thatangie 31-35, F 9 hrs ago

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    I've battled depression for about a year now and just talking about this gets me kind of upset because I really do t like talking about this stuff but I'm running out of options...
    Amubarak88 Amubarak88 16-17, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    MtlFun MtlFun 22-25, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Bllahblah Bllahblah 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I was 15 I had a friend with severe depression. She attempted suicide many times and had an eating disorder because of it.. Over the course of 2 years I have helped her...
    JesusismySaviour JesusismySaviour 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    Suffering depression and was told no help until 16. Try www. drshire. Child Psychologist maybe a resource for you ?
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    I really wish that I can hurry up and get on medication I've been on medication in the past it's kind of a sad story actually I started seeing a therapist at the age of like 5...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    I'm not blaming anybody but myself for where I am and the circumstances I have to face in my life. It's not my parent's fault, nor is it my friend's fault. It's my fault. I own it...
    Noregrets5 Noregrets5 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 25

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    I think it's time for an update on my life now. I've been here for awhile and anyone who's known me for awhile knows that my EP account was made out of depression and I used it to...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 5 Responses Jul 24

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    You can conquer depression. I chose the experience above as I want this story to be posted on the search string. I want people to know that when you are depressed it may feel like...
    riseandshine18 riseandshine18 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    An ep member replied to my post. Supposedly a teen lass. Supposedly knowing depression. They said be anything in life. Me said tell the cops and others. Then they said go...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 16

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