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I Visited a Psychologist

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    I Went Once And Never Went Back

    my doctor made me go in my sophmore yr of high school. My dad told the doctor that I never speak to anyone and that I was very quiet. So my doctor decided I had to see a psychologist. I spent probably like an hr of my life sitting in an office with the psychologist and...
    JoAnnE25 JoAnnE25 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 3, 2010

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    They Made Me!

    i didnt really want to go -.-' but my tutor made me go because they are mean!!!! lol their not really, they did it because they care but still!
    LittleLostQueen LittleLostQueen 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17, 2009

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    For My Son

    When my son was smaller, around age 2, I knew in my heart things weren't right. He wasn't speaking, banged his head alot and preferred to play alone. I jumped up and started doing research, got him speech therapy and then into an early exceptional education program. I asked...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 8 Responses Jul 17, 2009

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    A Day At The Psychologists Office

    So I went to a psychologist today. This was a privately funded one, so I had do make my own diagnose wether I needed it or not. I decided things were just too much right now.... so I needed this. Together we went through a lot of **** about me and my childhood, and he kept...
    MattLost MattLost 22-25, M Mar 7, 2013

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    3 Psychologists

    I've visited a few psychologists but nothing came of it i still feel the way i did before seeing them, i still have a severe phobia of leaving my house by myself, i still have no motivation to live my life the way i want to, I still feel numb I need to go back again soon...
    TheresNoRealLoveInYou TheresNoRealLoveInYou 22-25, F Oct 14, 2011

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    Studying mental health this year, then going on to get my bachelor in psychology.
    H12344 H12344 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    I had three attacks in a row this morning. I would close my eyes to fall asleep and it would hold me down and suck me into a dream like state. In one I thought it was real and then...
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    Hey everyone my name is Aneesah and I have just been diagnosed with psychosis and mild depression.Just a little history :so last year this time i tried to commit suicide i...
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    I feel it is brave of me to admit this, but I can in this anonymous world. I am a professional married mother. The depression, if that is what it is hit me as a teenager. It got...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Mar 24

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    And I'm winning. But man did it take a long time to find the right weapons to fight back. Depression had kept me down for years and since I felt that no one cared or understood...
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    Results of Psychological Testing: Reason for Referral: Mr. Freedman sought a psychological evaluation in order to obtain more information about a diagnosis for himself. Mr...
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    I'm new here and I just really wanna let this out, and maybe get some advice. So, my mom and I are extremely close, she is my bestfriend. I live with my mom and my dad lives in...
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    He Allowed It All-After my father's arrest conflict broke out between his mother and my mother. My mother wanted a divorce&to return to America with us kids. My grandmother wanted...
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    There I was, smiling, laughing and playing. Not doing anything wrong. Out of nowhere I was tagged again, this time by Nelladell. What did I do to deserve this nastiness... And more...
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    Very much so!! I've been visited by loved ones who have passed. Most of the time in my dreams but it's them. I've had a few occasions where I've been visited by a spirit, mostly...
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    Hey. I just got back from a local store where I went to purchase a jacket. The weather is overcast and wet so I needed one. I checked online before I visited the store to view the...
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    my sister in law has never visited us oor our daughter with autism she lives in pa in the past 10 years has become ill with cancer my huhim in the past 3 yearssband and I have...
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    We already had a plan for our child's mundan(relegious headshave) And we wanted to do it.. But since my husband asked me for getting it done too, that time I did not say anything...
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    I apologize in advance for grammar, i typed this on my phone. i have loved a drug addict for 5 years now. his drug of choice? the 30 mg roxycodone painkillers and now heroin.. we...
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    I was born and raised in Michigan, I moved back here to Tennessee, when I graduated from high school, with my husband and oldest daughter (have a younger daughter too). Decided...
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    I just read an awesome post that summarized pretty much said to be yourself on here and be open;) I haven't been quite open as I could be...almost as if hiding behind a curtain...
    Anarai Anarai 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Trolls… aka people with negative comments spewing out of your fingers… this post is going to p you off…. So please do everyone a favor and move along.. nothing to see here...
    WendyBlabs WendyBlabs 36-40, F Mar 21

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    Desperately need a friend... I'm sorry this is a long background story but this is the abbreviated version. I'll try to make things clear. It may just come off as shallow, whiny...
    ArtsyPatrick ArtsyPatrick 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 21

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    When I was little I had a bunch of anime crushes. On Yugioh 5Ds this was guy named Broder that I took an interest in. I forgot his name for some time so I called him Stray. His...
    CyberViVaCider CyberViVaCider 13-15, F Mar 21

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    to me it is very embarringsing, as a child I wasn't allowed to show my feelings and cry and would always get hit for it. nowadays i won't even allow myself to get so deep into...
    thelostgirl25 thelostgirl25 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I'm 22. Female. 5'7 118lbs. I'm a papered sex addict. Which didn't help with my therapist when I was 14. My doctor said it was rare that a young woman such as myself be so needy...
    Goaskher Goaskher 22-25, F 10 Responses Mar 24

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    It all started when I was 13. I had no other way to school as I lived half an hour away to the closest high school so I caught a private bus to and from school every day with other...
    unknown331 unknown331 16-17 1 Response Mar 24

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    Ever had the feeling? We call it confidence An over-dose of it, can lead to consequence That’s what we call arrogance And in extreme cases cockiness, If you can’t see it, see...
    addictedtoweightlifting addictedtoweightlifting 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    I know I have insomnia, because I never sleep, I wake up several times in the middle of the night and can't go back to sleep again, and I wake up really early and when I wake up I...
    NinjaRose NinjaRose 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    "Psychologists maintain that the dizzying feeling of intense romantic love lasts only about 18 months"* "After that there better be something more..." - Me... lol * Helen Fisher...
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    Every night I have a nightmare. Last year I found out I also had sleep paralysis. Since I was 5 I've had nightmares, after thirteen years of counselling, and a shed load of...
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    Haven't cut in two months and I feel COMPLETELY free from it. It takes a lot of self confidence and support and belief in yourself, but quitting is possible. I hope I can be a...
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    I have been suffering depression for about 2 years. I see a psychologist but only every so often as I can't afford it as often as I need. My mum thinks that I am fine nothing's...
    unknown331 unknown331 16-17 1 Response Mar 26

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    I have had a poor relationship with my father for as long as I can remember. I'm now almost 20 years old and I cannot see it getting any better. The source of my hatred for him...
    aunasi aunasi 18-21, M Mar 26

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    I know what I want to so, I'm going to be a psychologist. Other than my career, I don't have the slightest clue. -sigh-
    freeebird freeebird 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Hello, I am thirty five years old, and I have a huge issue. I happen to be attracted to young guys. Now, I don't mean like little twelve year olds...but like fifteen and up. It's...
    OldWoman9 OldWoman9 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    This morning in the other world I was at a store with my friend. The sky was gray and cloudy like how it was this morning. I woke up about 3 or 4 times. The fourth time we were...
    CyberViVaCider CyberViVaCider 13-15, F Mar 28

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