Archives for November, 2012 - Page 2

Wife Claims to Hate Our Child

Hi I am 22 years old, married(wife is 18 years old) we have a child(7 months). I am studying and working she is only studying. Almost every day she tells me how much she hates her and that is tearing me apart to hear how my loved one hates our child. we don`t have a very good financial situation but we get along although she wants to do many things we can not afford...
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Peripheral Vision Disturbances?

Fairly frequently I’ll see shadowy figures or sometimes even what looks like tangible objects moving around out of my peripheral vision? I was wondering if it means anything or I’m just paranoid? A: Let’s do first things first. You did not describe any thoughts processes that were abnormal and explained no history of emotional disturbances. Before we jump to a psychiatric diagnosis let’s look at the symptoms These are ocular sensations and the...
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Fiance Refuses Wedding Talk

A man who says I am the love of his life; wants me to hold his hand when he dies; sends me poems; music; brings me flowers; thinks we are soul mates & treats me like a queen asked me to marry him this summer. I feel the same & said yes. (We were together in our 20’s, had miscommunication about our feelings & both were devasted when we parted. We pined for each...
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Should I Rebuild a Relationship with My Mother?

I have always had a difficult relationship with my mum. My dad was married to another woman and wasn’t around much. I believe my childhood with my mum was unstable. When we were toddlers she fabricated a story about having cancer, which she upheld for many years until it was outted as a lie. She sent us to live with her ex-husband, but maintained the pretense of caring for us to everybody else including...
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Mom Wants Me to Live with Relatives Instead

I can’t take it anymore, I can’t. I really can’t take it anymore with my overprotective and panic-stricken mother who is always wanting to obtain her biggest goal of all: she still keeps on wanting herself to send me off and away back to New York to live with either my father or my aunt. As a result of me driving her crazy too much and constantly stressing her out. She even says she...
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I Have Lost My Will

I have no will to interact with other people, no will to do anything. I’m 26, I sleep all day. I have 3 misdemeanor convictions that are keeping me from finding a job. I’ve lost everything, including respect for any positive thinking and myself. I don’t want to do anything or see anyone anymore. I dream about being in a dark cave lost in some wilderness all-alone, and it’s a good feeling. A: The...
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Lonely, Depressed, and Self-Loathing

I’m a 22 year old man who just can’t figure things out. I haven’t had a bad life, nor have I experienced any severe trauma in my life to trigger this, but I’ve been unhappy for years now. In high school, I began to experience strong feelings of self-loathing and loneliness, as well as paranoia. I felt that everyone, even my friends, didn’t really care…That they all thought I was just some joke and...
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Is My 5-Year-Old Too Shy?

I have a 5 year old daughter who is extremely shy! She attended Pre-K last year and is currently in Kindergarten at the same school. She’s always been the type of child to take longer to warm up to situations and does not initiate with other kids on her own. However, I never tended to worry much about it and decided to just give her time to feel more comfortable, as she had just...
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Nicotine Overdose Side Effects

Last weekend I overdosed on nicotine. Sunday night I had a bad anxiety attack and shaking. It has gotten a lot better but today (4 days later) I still have anxiety over nothing (i feel that i’m going to die or i feel like i have to make myself breathe). I also have very bad insomnia (waking up 4-5 times a night) and I haven’t been eating much. My mind is not how it...
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Mom Dislikes My Boyfriend

I’m pregnet and we moved and my boyfriend came with me cause im pregnet But after awhile after we moved my mom talked so much shit about my boyfriend An e moved back to where he use to live but we are still together and he wants to be a part of the baby’s life but my mom thinks its a bad idea and he is no good for me but I know in...
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Dealing with a Difficult Parent

I’m 17. I’ve suffered from depression since i was 15, have recently been diagnosed with Crohns disease, and on a daily basis i suffer from chronic migraines. Now that’s not just it. what im here to ask is for your professional opinion on how to deal with my mother. Right now shes unemployed and basically a single parent. My father was sent to prison leading me to fall into depression. I stopped eating for...
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Social Anxiety or Something More?

For the past two years I’ve noticed my social abilities steadily declining, and I’m at a point where I don’t speak unless spoken to. My school life is being affected due to my fear and inability to ask for help on problems or such. I was diagnosed with social anxiety about four years ago, but this feeling is no longer the same. I’m constantly afraid in most all situations, and I shake like a...
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