Suicide Forum - Depression and Mental Health Support Forums and Chat - For People in Need

  1. Forum Rules - Please Read

    Want to Chat about suicide and depression or looking for help with anxiety?
    Please Read the rules first - UPDATED 18 January, 2016
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    Information about SF including how to find things, what to do when there are problems and tutorials for using Chat, Private Messaging, and User Options.
    1. Forum News & Updates

      Official news and information from the Suicide Forum Staff
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    2. Troubleshooting

      If you are having problems with the site, post here for help. [Open to All]
      You do not need to register to post in this forum.
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    1. Welcome

      Welcome to the forum, post here to introduce yourself to the rest of the community. [Public Forum]
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    2. My Story

      Share your story here; tell us about your situation and what has brought you to SF. Feel free to link your "My Story" thread in future threads or in your signature so you do not have to repeat yourself as often in the future when meeting new friends here.... [members only]
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    3. Member News and Announcements

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    4. Member Information & Resources

      Forum tutorials and other useful information will be available here.
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    1. Suicidal Thoughts and Feelings

      Talk about suicidal thoughts and feelings with others who understand.
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    2. Help Me! I Need to Talk to Someone.

      Just need to be heard? If you just need to talk to someone, post here for support.
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      Latest: Need someone to talk to suzi, Sep 27, 2016 at 3:12 AM
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    3. Self Harm & Substance Abuse

      If you need support or advice on dealing with self harm and substance abuse, post here. WARNING - this forum does not allow graphic details or pro-drug posts.
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    1. Strategies for Success

      Share your successful coping mechanisms and what is working or has worked for you on your road to recovey here.
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    2. Positive Feelings and Motivational Messages

      Had a good day? Things looking up? Have you succeeded in overcoming your depression/suicidal thoughts/addiction etc? Post here with any positive messages and help others see that things can improve.
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      Latest: I may have a job Thauoy, Sep 27, 2016 at 12:58 AM
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    3. Self Care and Healthy Lifestyles

      Struggling with self care? Finding it hard to shower, clean, cook, eat healthy food? Find and share advice and tips here.
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      Latest: Is looking good important to you? ghostangelcake7, Sep 26, 2016 at 5:39 PM
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    4. Therapy and Medication

      Discuss the various medications, treatments and therapy/counselling here.
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    1. Let it all out...

      Life make you wanna scream sometimes? Tell us all about it here. There is also a Members Diary subforum here which can be used to vent or blog your feelings - no one can reply to the threads you make here. [Members only]
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      Latest: It's not important Thauoy, Sep 27, 2016 at 12:49 AM
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    2. The Uncertainty Principle

      Sometimes things happen that make us wonder how or why but leave us too embarrassed to seek advice; don't be afraid, ask your questions here.

      Rants will be moved to Let It All Out forum and evocative threads that could potentially turn into flames will be moved to the Soap Box forum.

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      Latest: Does crying help? Thauoy, Sep 27, 2016 at 1:06 AM
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    3. Loved and Lost

      If you want to talk about a loved one that has passed away, maybe to suicide, illness, accident etc then feel free to post here.
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      Latest: Helen Brian777, Sep 26, 2016 at 12:35 PM
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    4. Rape & Abuse

      Discuss all forms of rape & abuse here. WARNING may trigger. sexually explicit posts are not permitted for the safety of all members. Please be safe when viewing. [Members Only]
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      Latest: What is wrong with my mother? (and me?) Frances M, Sep 25, 2016 at 2:38 PM
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    5. Mental Health Disorders

      A gathering place to talk about and gain support for various mental health issues.
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      Latest: Depression brknsilence, Sep 26, 2016 at 3:15 PM
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    6. Relationships and Sexual Orientation

      Discuss your various relationship and sexual orientation issues here. [Members Only]
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    1. The Coffee House

      A forum for general conversations, where people can come together and socialize. [Public Forum]
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    2. Antiquitie's Friends

      A forum where the over 30's can come together and chat about anything to fellow antiquities. [Public Forum]
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    3. Soap Box

      Post here if you want to write about and start serious discussions on any topic.
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      Latest: Are you an Atheist? souncide, Sep 27, 2016 at 3:16 AM
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    4. Member Contributions

      The Poetry, Creative Writing, and other forms of Art, that our members create. This includes helpful links, for instance to resources, and reviews. Its all about the input of our members.
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