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by ladygnome
Sat Dec 21, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Creative Corner
Topic: Poems, stories, pictures and other expressive forms.
Replies: 120
Views: 250334

wordless

WORDLESS ****** xxxxxxxxx ??????????????? ++++++++++++++ """"""""""""""""""""""""""""" !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SOMETIMES WORDS CAN'T EXPRESS THE SELF...
by ladygnome
Sat Dec 14, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: Information Exchange
Topic: Bipolar? Depression? Mania? Or nuts?
Replies: 2
Views: 1838

Re: Bipolar? Depression? Mania? Or nuts?

not sure how much you've already read, but mood stabilizers appear to be used to help even out the highs. Has the doc mentioned a med review yet. Anti-deps can trigger mania, So it might be time to do some research and find out what meds don't trigger highs, though it may be trial and error to find ...
by ladygnome
Sat Dec 14, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Rant Room
Topic: The end of the world as I know it...Maybe????
Replies: 2
Views: 1464

Re: The end of the world as I know it...Maybe????

hi there. Have you looked at ways of guiding your dreams Rather than the last thoughts you have at night being ''oh god i hope i don't have more nightmares'', can you replace it with more peaceful thoughts. With positive hopes for the future, with the words of a favourite song/poem. become a late ni...
by ladygnome
Sun Dec 08, 2013 10:39 pm
Forum: Mutual Support Group
Topic: urgent advice needed
Replies: 4
Views: 1859

Re: urgent advice needed

hi I had anxiety about my parents for a long time, they are over 70 now and even though they are ok for their age I did feel afraid that I would fall to pieces when they finally died. After several months of having this sort of advance mourning I finally looked around at my work mates who had alread...
by ladygnome
Sat Nov 30, 2013 10:08 am
Forum: Mutual Support Group
Topic: Need a bit of support
Replies: 1
Views: 1024

Re: Need a bit of support

hi check out the action on depression site in health unlocked the guys there are very active posters.
by ladygnome
Sat Nov 30, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: Information Exchange
Topic: Medication , how long before any real benefit ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1240

Re: Medication , how long before any real benefit ?

as andre says it does take time for meds to have full effect, it is great that you are already seeming some improvement at four weeks. do bear in mind that if you ask them to change to a different type of med you may have to have a pill free time to avoid two different types of anti-deps from clashi...
by ladygnome
Sat Nov 23, 2013 10:33 am
Forum: Creative Corner
Topic: sinking sands
Replies: 1
Views: 2141

sinking sands

standing on sinking sand
tide coming in
looking for firm ground
escape route eroded by my own thoughts
how can my own mind be so hurtful?
wouldn't say the same things to another person.
by ladygnome
Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:23 pm
Forum: Safe Room
Topic: -Trig- Calming voices
Replies: 3
Views: 1421

Re: -Trig- Calming voices

great link from ooby, esp listerning in to any positive voices, any way you can guide the internal talk in a positive way has got to be of value. I've never had voices, but lately I have had an almost constant background of negative self chatter which i am getting well and truely fed up with, just l...
by ladygnome
Sun Nov 17, 2013 10:19 am
Forum: Information Exchange
Topic: Covert medication
Replies: 6
Views: 2905

Re: Covert medication

just of a bit of a p.s. to what I wrote you last time. Not sure what your meds situation is right now, but I guess what I realy wanted to emphasise was that most things in your life are under your control:::: You choose your own actions You choose your own thoughts You choose your own feelings. I do...
by ladygnome
Tue Nov 12, 2013 7:18 pm
Forum: Information Exchange
Topic: Covert medication
Replies: 6
Views: 2905

Re: Covert medication

you mention taking lithium and anti-psychotics. Are these ones you have been openly prescribed? If you feel they do not work, have you asked for different meds? If you are taking them some days and choosing not to on other days have you made yourself feel rough? If your family had got hold of meds t...

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