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Trouble Sleeping and Anxiety because of Work

I’m asking this about my mother, her information is what I filled out above. She has anxiety about work, and she rarely stops worrying about it. She says she has trouble sleeping and often dreams about work; also if she wakes up she will start thinking about it and not sleep for the rest of the night. She’s a doctor who owns her own practice, and the reason I’m asking this now is that...
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Work Environment Causing Depression

I need help with possible depression in my work environment. At this stage I’m stagnated in my position. I’ve been in the IT industry for over 9 years and recently realized that the IT sector is not for me. I’m at a stage where I often feel like just closing my eyes on my way to work and hit a tree or something. I’m married with a beautiful daughter, and at home there aren’t...
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Violation of Mental Health Privacy and How to Rebuild Trust

I spoke to a psychiatrist at the request of my doctor to fill out a form for my employer. That doctor mailed form, wrote a letter disclosing my diagnosis’ and the psychiatrists notes and recommendations to my employer without my knowledge and most certainly without my permission. I tried to reach the doctor to understand what happened when I discovered this. He never got back to me so I filed a formal complaint. The person investigating could...
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Possible Schizophrenia?

I am 37 years old and over the past week I have begun hearing voices, sort of, it’s more like random words and gibberish that pop into my head on and off, mostly when I’m tired or falling asleep. I have been under a great deal of stress in my professional and private life for the past two months and I cannot get a good night’s sleep as I find myself waking up every...
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In Need of Career Counseling?

From the : I am a 24 man who has been working in the engineering field and found it very hard to adjust. I have trouble getting up and going to work. I sometimes often have severe panic attacks thinking about anything related to work or my future. In the past I have seeked professional help but eventually stopped going. I know that many people dislike going to their jobs but I feel that...
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Should I Leave My Baby Temporarily?

I have a 5 month old baby,and plan to leave for military basic training when she is 8 months old. I planned to leave her with her Grandmother and her father, both in which she has seen everyday since the day she was born. Her grandmother plans to leave work and stay home with her 24/7 upon my leave in order to give her the same love and attention that I have given her...
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Will Studying Psychology Help Me with Depression?

i am a 24 year old female from am suffering from depression and obsessive compulsive disorder for the past 7 years and i am on have completed bachelors degree in electronics and communication engineering. i very much wish to pursue psychological has always intrigued me since i am a victim. will studying psychology push me into deeper depths of depression or will it help me understand my mental disorder and be...
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Why Does a Woman Not Act Her Age?

From the : I’m trying to find out what if any mental diagnosis a person can be given who’s personality or mental mindset doesn’t age with their actual age. Someone who keeps thinking they are younger than they really are? I work with someone that is about 30 but looks and acts 16-18. I’ve seen her ID and she was born in 83 but when everyone see’s her they think she’s about 18 and...
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Wondering if I Can Become a Counselor if I Have Anxiety

I am currently in college. I recently graduated with my in psychology and I am pursuing my in teaching. I would like to then go to grad school for counseling and then work with children. I was diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder and separation anxiety. I am not medicated for it, however, I do go to counseling every other week through the academic year while I am away at school. I have...
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Depression, Anxiety, and Coping Problems

I live with my parents, and I’m not allowed to go out at all. I hate my job. I don’t go to school anymore. I’m always angry, sad, helpless, hopeless, suicidal but have never really harmed myself; just once that I pressed a knife down the veins beneath my palm. I’ve had rough relationships. All I want to do now is sleep and eat. But there are other times where I just want to...
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