Archive for July, 2012

[Video] Feeling Depressed, Angry, And Irritable

By Julie Hanks, LCSW on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety a little more than a year ago, although I have been feeling this way for a really long time. I feel like I’m angry all the time. I want to be happy, but sometimes I feel like the ...

Two-Month-Old Marriage is Failing

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
I'm writing in desperate need as a last resort before divorce. My husband and I were married two months from yesterday, however, our short marriage has been anything but a fairy tale. It's like he's two totally different people. One minute he's ...

How To Get Rid of a Split Personality?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Monday, July 30th, 2012
Something I have wanted to know for a while now. I have split personality disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. For a while now I've wanted to know if there is a way to completely get rid of a split personality? A. I'm ...

Dream Interpretation

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Monday, July 30th, 2012
My boyfriend and I have been going through some hard times lately and we don't really know what to do with our relationship. It's not that our love is troubled, it's that we both have situations going on in our lives that are making it ...

Feeling that Reality is Unreal

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Sunday, July 29th, 2012
It feels like NOTHING is real, but...that doesn't depress me. Shouldn't it? For the past few months (and nothing I can think of significant has happened in the past few months, at least nothing out of the ordinary) i've begun to feel as ...

Should I Have Thrown out my Parents?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Sunday, July 29th, 2012
I inherited a house I lived in for 12 years with my family, from my grandpa for taking care of him until his death. My parents constantly state that I stole the house from them. My father lost his job and they moved in with ...

Feeling Worthless on Stage

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Saturday, July 28th, 2012
So I'm a singer and actress. im on stage all the time at my school but everytime i try and do something right, someone else does it better and makes me feel like im nothing. The teachers dont do anything about it. People bully me ...

Can Partner Lose His Interest in Boys?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Saturday, July 28th, 2012
I have a partner and we have been together for 15 years. I was 18 when we met and he was 33. Our whole relationship we have struggled with his attraction to younger men. He dated a 16 year old for 6 months when ...

Am I Anorexic?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Friday, July 27th, 2012
Hi I'm 15, female, 5'2 and 87. I'm completely obsessed with food. It literally rules my life. I stay up all night thinking and planning what I will eat the next day. I love making food for others but I never eat it. I find ...

Husband is Driving Me Crazy

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, July 27th, 2012
Everytime time i talk to my husband i get mad or aggravated with him. We have been togther a total of 4 years almost 5. i had to deal with him emotional cheating on me which i am not really over with cause ...

Do I Have an Issue?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Thursday, July 26th, 2012
Hi, I'm 14. I've been in high school for about a year now. I started becoming very very lonely. I used to go out with my "friends". Now I stay home every single day & it's summer. I sometimes cry myself to sleep because ...

Someone is Trying to Control Me

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Thursday, July 26th, 2012
Okay so I have this guy in my head who is putting thoughts in my head, thoughts about self injuring again and all over my body, it gets worse every night.He has been there off and on for almost two years, but this time I ...