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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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Feeling Broken

Over the past 51 years I have endured abuse from my mother, brother, ex-husband, employers, co-workers and so called friends. I thought that I had beat the odds which were against, until yesterday. I made a deposit for my aunt on yesterday and somehow lost the $ cash she needed for groceries. I am unemployed and do have any money to pay her back. When I could not find the money, I broke down...
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I’m a Real Life Failure to Launch

Ism 23 years old a female still live with my mom and currently no job and have never had my license I always say I’ll get it but i never have and I can’t explain why til yesterday… Iam terrified. Yesterday I was on my way to a very promising interview and was so scared I can’t explain it I was panicking inside but we got lost on the way there and I crazily...
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My Abusive Boss Is My Dad

My boss is my dad and he is mentally killing me. In 2012, my son and i stopped talking, i fell in love for the 1st time and he left me, my house burnt to the ground…all in one yr. my dad is my boss, I’m a single mom of 2, he’s a multi millionaire and pays me enough to live pay check to pay check, ( per hour) i went to him told...
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I’m Having Trouble Moving On and Letting Go of an Enjoyable Experience

I went to shadow people at their workplace, and I had a really good time. I really enjoyed who they were, and I enjoyed the whole experience of following them around and observing, but it was only for a week. I got to know the people working there, and I loved touring the worksite and seeing and learning. I developed friendships with them, and started to love the way they work and operate, and...
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Can Physical Illness Be a Manifestation of a Psychiatric One?

Hello. I’m in need of help. I recently got diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and over the past few months I feel as though things are spiraling worse and worse and worse. I’m so tired, I can barely think straight. Three weeks ago, I got sick. I have headaches, fatigue, muscle aches, weird abdominal pain, a complete lack of appetite, etc. I’m not getting better. I’ve been to multiple doctors, and they’ve done blood tests,...
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Am I Talkative Enough?

I know this isn’t a traditional question you would be asked, but I would really appreciate an answer. I want to be a marriage and family therapist but I’m not sure if I’m talkative enough. Do you have to be talkative to work in this field? A: No. Wishing you patience and peace, Dr. Dan Proof Positive Blog @ PsychCentral
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