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Persepoly wrote: »
I'm Persepoly and I'm new.
It's been a long time since I struggled badly with myself but by God were they some dark times. I've never forgotten what it was like. So these days I do my best to help those who are a bit lost, or sad, or desperate, or any of the feelings which can hit us hard.
I'm glad you guys have this thread back.
Turtle_ wrote: »
Good to hear from someone who has managed to get past these types of struggles. Gives a bit of hope I guess.
Gremlinertia wrote: »
Mind yourself, don't struggle too hard because there's no shame in asking for some help sometimes.
mg1982 wrote: »
Great to see the new thread up and running again because we really need it.
Im male 33 from sligo and i used to post a lot but gave boards a holiday for a while.
Hope everyone is doing ok.
get a room wrote: »
Turtle, great idea about the introductions.
I thought Hugo was female, Parsepoly was male (no ofence intended - its was just an assumption based on ......nothing).
While I'm on here perhaps someone can advise me, I have to go Stateside shortly for a few months. Does any one know if you can get a few months supply of meds at the same time, in advance ?
I'll phone the pharmacy later, I'm just wondering if anyone else was in this position before and how did you manage?
If I can also ask, Parespoly when your posting here are you posting from a Psychotherapist perspective or as someone who had "the illness"?
Persepoly wrote: »
No offence taken
I'll post from my own personal experience and what helped me. Years of work on myself led to where I am today, but that doesn't mean I'm some kind of teflon person. We all have our struggles. I learnt how to manage mine and ultimately accept them.
trixychic wrote: »
Well here I am... alone. Dropped oh to his school at 9, eldest to school at 9:20 and youngest at 9:30. Did everything I had planned to do before half 10... now I've to wait til 12:30 before youngest comes out of playschool... and today i had quite a bit planned.
What do mums do during the day when the kids are in school?? Apart from shopping and cleaning... there's only so much of that I can do. I'm worried that unless I find myself something I will fall back into a pit!!!!