Archives for March, 2012 - Page 4

[Video] Periodic Depression Interferes with Life

I get depressed sporadically and it interferes with my life and I want to fix it. I’ve always had emotional problems my whole life. Anxiety, depression, difficulty coping with life, codependency, low self-esteem; and I have been trying SO HARD to “just be happy” like everyone tells me to do, but I just can’t do it. I TRY. And I don’t want to take meds, and I don’t know how much a therapist is...
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Boyfriend Has Lots of Baggage

My best friend (let’s call her jane) dated (lets say bob) Bob for over a year and had a miscarrige with their baby, they broke up and now she is with his younger sibiling. I am with BOB and Jane has been my best friend since kindergarten. But theirs no bad blood their, but the thing is Bob cheated on jane and has cheated on almost every girlfriend he has ever had. He cheated...
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[Video] Best Friend Hallucinates His Ex Turns Into Me

What does it mean when my best friend tells me he has hallucinations, when he hangs out with his ex girlfriend, where she literally turns into me for a few minutes, and then turns back into herself? I’m starting to worry about his sanity. And at the same time, am curious as to why it’s ME his brain turns her into. Another friend of mine who doesn’t even know my best friend, is trying...
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Where Do I Find Affordable Help?

About a year ago I lost my father to suicide. At one point we had a good relationship that started going bad when I was in high school. We hadn’t spoken for 2 months before he killed himself, we were in a huge fight when it happened. His entire family blamed me for his death and I was banned from his funeral. I still have no idea where he is even buried. Within the...
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My Mother Hates Me

My mother and I have always had a great relationship. We do things together, hang out, have fun, everything. Until I found out she was cheating on my father. I started to get worried, and I did something kind of horrible. I looked through her email. And I found…disturbing things. I freaked out. I turned to my best friend for help by text message. My mom read my phone messages. She saw that I...
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Girlfriend Unexpectedly Left

From Romania: I am 52 years old. After 6 years my girlfriend left me for a new boyfriend. The news arrived like lightning!! I can`t accept the painful truth, that she is with a new guy. I still love am very sick, crying easy, anxiety in limbs, in face I feel a deep sadness. It seems she will never come back to me. Her boyfriend is the real man, he has a car,...
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No One Remembers My Birthday

I’m a 60yoWDF who has no children and little family left. I had a small group of close friends for the past 15 years and one by one they’ve each moved away. It’s hard for me to trust and let people get close to me now. A pattern in my life is I am the planner and organizer of events, especially people’s birthdays. People have come to depend on me to organize events, however...
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Mom Isn’t Taking Me Seriously

I’m 14 and I need help in getting my mother to see I really do need help. Mental health is a problem in my family and my mother has talked to her doctor about getting me help but I don’t think she is taking how i feel seriously. Every time I talk to her she just tries to brush it off and I feel that if I go much longer I may break. A;...
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Is It Normal To Break Things When Angry?

I’ve been told to have anger management issues and I have been noticing so. The reason is because whenever get angry I completely explode and everything I’ve been holding in suddenly comes out. Situations would be: 1)Having a fight with my boyfriend or jealousy I would feel like physically damaging him AND myself (although I have never done so but I have said very hurtful things); 2)When I am repenting from something and I...
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Daughter’s Father Refuses Responsibility

How can I forget about someone who all they did was lie I met this guy while doing community service he left his number on my car door me and my girls. Texted him just to mess around but after meeting up and hanging out we hit it off. we got along great !! But little did I know he was married with two kids. after hanging out for a few months, I ended...
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[Video] My Therapist Is Abandoning Me

My therapist has told me in 4 sessions I will be passed to someone else. I trusted him and we are in the middle of EMDR. I feel so abandoned and let down. I feel stupid for trusting him. Since I got this information I have hit self-destruct. How can he do this? I don’t feel like I could even try to trust anyone again! I don’t know what to do. I can’t get...
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[Video] Afraid to Commit to Moving

I don’t know what I want in life. My girlfriend of 4 and a half years moved back to Houston because she hated it here in California. I initially told her I was going to go with her, but as time moved closer, I faltered and we agreed I would stay for a month here to think about it. I Didnt want to do it because i still thought we had a chance here...
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