Tag: depression

Help when overwhelmed

I had the pills in my hand. This was a week ago. I didn’t really think it was a big deal. I was having a severe anxiety attack and one of my suicidal episodes. My boyfriend and I were having a fight, not a huge one but one where in my...

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A Downward Spiral

At 14 I experienced something traumatic— not that it was happening to me directly, I just happened to witness someone else’s untimely death. I spoke with a crisis counselor about three days after the incident, but that was it. I seemed to...

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Overwhelmed by Depression

MY DEPRESSION IS RUINING ME. Consider this: You have incredible willpower for seeking help because depression can be a very painful process to overcome. Try to make yourself a priority by focusing on mental healing and recovery. It is important...

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I Need Help to Stop Cutting

I need help to stop cutting. I have been doing this for a few years now and my legs and one arm are covered. I have depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts/ actions. I’m not on any meds at the moment. I was almost a year clean until I...

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Depression and Anxiety Issues

Hi. I have some depression and anxiety issues, as it has been said by my counselors, I think. Either way, my parents recommended I try this, so I am so cool. Today has so far been a big “I don’t want to do anything, no motivation...

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Living With Bipolar

I’m fourteen years old and I have bipolar disorder. I also have severe depression and anxiety. My mom has tried to help, but she doesn’t understand. I’ve been bullied. Everything in my life seems to be falling apart. My parents...

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