1. Thedeliberates

    Useless Liberal Arts Degree??

    Anyone feel like a failure for getting a useless liberal arts degree and now their parents look at you like you have "failure" tattooed across your forehead? When youre in school they throw scholarships at you and give you mentors and act like youre so refined and important and when you get out...
  2. bubblebear

    Empathy Only Making the transition

    I have posted here before because I was in college and this seemed like the most appropriate thread. Since my last post, i have somehow managed to finish my final year of college. and exam results came out two weeks ago and i passed *hi5 so thats a relief. However although the exam results have...
  3. Freyja

    The one thing I cannot talk about IRL

    Hello :-) I will try to keep it moderately short. There is this thing that I never talk about with anyone. My therapist doesn't know (yet), and I'm not sure if I'll ever be able to tell my psychiatrist either (who is a man, and I literally cannot). Two or three friends know or suspect the...
  4. Lexy-Time Waster

    I Finally Graduated- help me celebrate

    I finally graduated college yesterday and I felt like I had no one to celebrate with! None of my classmates even took a picture with me sigh and I looked good too. I spent so much money on Hair and makeup and I looked beautiful, I got compliments from them but I’m just not close enough to anyone...
  5. T

    Expectations and Handling Life Failures After an Attempt

    Hello, I just joined and am seeking information and help. My son attempted suicide a week ago. He is in the hospital right now getting good care and and making progress. One of the things his doctor emphasized early in his stay at the hospital was a strategy for living and motivations. My son...
  6. 18breanna

    Why do grades make me suicidal

    My junior year (an important year for college applications) I transferred to a really selective private college prep academy and my final year grades made me want to commit suicide. Everytime I happened to think about those grades I have the overwhelming feeling of wanting to kill myself. All...
  7. lipstix

    First time I'm reaching out. I'm afraid and unsure

    Hi guys. This is my first thread and post on this site. I hope you guys can help me. I don't want to run away from my problems anymore or let my mind go to that scary place where some sick voice starts convincing me that suicide is an answer. I want to reach out. When I was 11 years old, I came...
  8. Z

    Am I in the right track?

    hello everyone, this is my second post in SF. I just wanna talk to you by this post to tell you about my anxiety that occurs to me recently. So, i am 20 y.0 college student from Indonesia. I took major in MICE (Meeting, Incentive, Convention, and Exhibition) its like learning about how to...
  9. L

    i'm scaring myself

    :( lately i've been feeling ugly and useless my dad is chronically ill and i'm one of the main caretakers it's just all so overwhelming and stressful to have to hear their aches and pains and fight over their own sadness when i'm sad too i used to be an artist i used to love to write and to sing...
  10. Rockclimbinggirl

    Someone cares about me

    A TA emailed me to tell me that this Friday is my last chance to make up any missing PA quizzes or complete my lab 5. This shows me that I'm not just another number at university.
  11. S

    College Strugle

    I'm in a bad position with college, my financial aid keeps getting smaller and smaller as i go through the quarters, fact i barely got anything this quarter, not enough to live off of, can't even pay my bills. Car has been broken down for 3 months so getting a job is extremely difficult seeing...