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I Want to Discuss Depression In a Positive Forum

Join a group where you can discuss the ups and downs of depression safely, with helpful mediators. 156 People

    Just Can't Deal Today...

    <p style="__styledocument: [object]">I just want to sit and cry, and I'm thankful I have a toddler that I have to mother, so I don't slip into that. But now he's asleep. <p style="__styledocument: [object]">I really should check my bank balance, balance my checkbook...
    VermontGal VermontGal 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 20, 2009

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    Ebony Here

    Hi, My name is Ebony. I am retiredfather's summer pysch intern. My specialities are stress and depression. Ready to help if I can. Great site - Piscesgal.
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 3 Responses Jul 12, 2009

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    I don't like the bad days

    when I try so hard to positively battle every day. On the whole I am doing well but I don't like this demon that keeps appearing in my head on the bad days. I am looking forward to ridding him (yes it's a he for me lol) once and for all. I wondered if anyone had any tips for...
    bluedragon79 bluedragon79 31-35, F 1 Response May 5, 2014

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    Depression and More

    Hi, I'm a 56 y.o. guy that tipped over from PTSD 11 years ago and fight depression from that as well as other problems.  It's pretty rare to find depression by itself, that's not connected to other problems. I've had alot of therapy/help,  more bad than good and would...
    mysihba mysihba 61-65, M 6 Responses Jun 23, 2009

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    I Joined This Group For One Reason.

    This is a very close subject to my heart. Many people walk about their lives depressed. Overwhelmed with life, over stimulated by our society, and spiritaully underdeveloped. all at once. This is the most intense formula to activate the "depression gland" The truth is, and...
    yellowwillow yellowwillow 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 28, 2010

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    What Is Going On Inside My Mind? I Just Want To Understand

    Hello, I know i might be over analyzing this. I usually do. Im a fun loving and friendly person but i have trouble making friends and keeping them due to common inconveniences life can throw at a person. Im 19 now and ever since being bullied in middle school, i have these...
    NagemD NagemD 18-21, F Jan 1, 2013

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    What I Learned From My Depression That Made My Life So Much Better!

    1. I learned to be less attached to the way my brain attaches meaning to things. By this I mean that if I really like something, or really hate it, or have any strong reaction to something, my depression showed me that my reaction was how I attached meaning to what I was...
    JohnDBG JohnDBG 56-60, M 4 Responses Jan 19, 2013

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    Darkness Consumes the Light and Beckons His Return

    I've known I wasn't like everyone else from a young age. I was always different, always the outcast. I was a loud, extroverted entertainer. What no-one realized or appreciated is that behind that entertainer facade was someone who suffered depression. At first it was more like...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Jul 12, 2009

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    I Love This!

    It's interesting, because I just started a Facebook group called "Thank God I'm Depressed" to discuss this topic--please join the group if you're interested.  In the end, there are plenty of positive aspects of having Clinical Depression, I've found, and although...
    NovelGirl NovelGirl 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13, 2009

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    Today is frustrating!

    Having had such a positive run of days I am frustrated at how this illness can cloud your thoughts into negative ones on days like this!
    bluedragon79 bluedragon79 31-35, F May 14, 2014

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    Feed the Body to Heal the Mind

    As a person who is working to overcome depression and anxiety, I make it a point to be very conscious of my eating habits.   Food is medicine for my body and mind.  When I am in my normal, happy state, I love to eat! When I am depressed (and I mean REALLY...
    mimi28 mimi28 41-45, F 11 Responses Jul 11, 2009

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    I Love This!

    It's interesting, because I just started a Facebook group called "Thank God I'm Depressed" to discuss this topic--please join the group if you're interested.  In the end, there are plenty of positive aspects of having Clinical Depression, I've found, and although...
    NovelGirl NovelGirl 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    The Grady Effect

    I’ve been fighting this wall I hit for over a month. Last night I stayed up too late watching "Doc Hollywood". In this place of "Stuck" I’ve been in for awhile, I have thought often about just moving away...from all of this. Seeking greener...
    mysihba mysihba 61-65, M 10 Responses Jun 29, 2009

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    I am positively battling depression.

    Yes I have had the down days and thoughts but I like to focus on the positives. I hit meltdown and sought help earlier this year. I am currently taking 30mg Sertraline and 60mg Duloxetine (Cymbalta) and having talking therapy and for once after many years of dealing with the...
    bluedragon79 bluedragon79 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 27, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    I want to be positive, even in the midst of my mother's crazy wrath. At least, when I'm independent, and that time is approaching soon, I can look back and see how her fallacies...
    LoveSoLife LoveSoLife 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    How can I be positive about life, about the stuff that happens? I mean. I want to be happy. I want to let go of all the things that happened and that hurt me, and free myself and...
    Imexhausted Imexhausted 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I really want to do more positive things In life. First off I need to change my surroundings and the people I choose to be around
    alanamaia alanamaia 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    The decision to be positive is not one that disregards or belittles the sadness that exists. It is rather a conscious choice to focus on the good and to cultivate happiness...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 8 Responses Apr 20

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    **** the negativity. Stay away from people who want to see you drown with them.
    coraimaal coraimaal 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 19

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    Hi everyone! I want to post something good about today Soo... I did laundry? Ok today was so boring Watched disney movies with my dauther Worked on some publicity for my shop And...
    Liz890 Liz890 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I'm so done with the whole always complaining about life, my life is pretty chill nothing super bad has happened, yeah i have some problems but i'm alive, sane, educated, and i...
    Hellokitty1313 Hellokitty1313 13-15, F Apr 2

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    Time to grow up and take action. I'm unhappy and deserve to be happy!
    Hannaahhboo Hannaahhboo 18-21 2 Responses Apr 4

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    What's with this chaos so called life? I think you have to be a little bit nuts to enjoy it, after everything that's happening/happened to each one of us. The ****...
    mariuspanazan mariuspanazan 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Each day of our life is a new chapter on its own...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 13

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    I'm ready to live a healthy happy life!
    janedoee04 janedoee04 18-21, F Apr 13

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    Welp, there's white confetti falling from the sky. . .
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    sometimes you just got to say farrk life and everything in it
    LegendBattles LegendBattles 26-30, M Apr 19

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    I see so many negative people these days. From online to just in the store. It's sad, there are so many positive things happening everyday! New life, raining in places that need it...
    ChelleDallas16 ChelleDallas16 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    I hate it when I feel happy, coz I know after a bit, something really bad will happen... Indeed.. Depression hit me again.. I hate myself so much, and I want to hurt myself...
    Rourou19 Rourou19 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    To waste the one life we get on worry and stress is a shame. A positive mind is a positive outcome. #higherminded
    higherminded higherminded 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    What's really weird is that I read these posts on suicide forums and depression forums, of people who are in very dark places in their life. But they all have a similarity which is...
    Isolating Isolating 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 18

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    I wish I could go back in time and tell my 13-21 years old self that everything is going to be ok, don't give up, it's for sure going to be better. You know, back then there's no...
    Tealismyname Tealismyname 26-30 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    sheker77 sheker77 18-21 12 hrs ago

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    sheker77 sheker77 18-21 12 hrs ago

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    This is not fair I can't even be happy that ***** tiffany had to say she wanted me to die.I am so upset because I thought she was my friend but I found out she lied and when I...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    The last seven months have been hell My soulmate passed away with bladder cancer we where incredible close The fact is i don't want to be here and there is nothing i can do as i...
    waiheke waiheke 61-65, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Only thing that makes me happy is my dreams when I'm sleeping, I want to sleep forever I don't want to be here anymore
    weonfire weonfire 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I think ive hit a point in my depression where theres no getting out. i took my medicine but i cant control it anymore. all i can say is, please pray for me. im having suicide...
    NikkiBaby1698 NikkiBaby1698 16-17, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    sometimes I just want to kill myself. other days I'm happy and I could go without a care in the world. I just want to die tho.... mostly..
    hollie2parker hollie2parker 13-15, F 4 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I have issues with depression and anger. Sometimes I just feel like I am hated by everyone and nobody likes me. And sometimes I freak out if I even think s