Discussion in 'Welcome' started by Mr. E, May 4, 2011.

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  1. Mr. E

    Mr. E Well-Known Member

    Hey everyone!

    I'm 21 y/o college grad/hopeful grad student... formally diagnosed with clinical depression since 2007, have battled fluctuating bouts of suicidality for years. Hoping to see some sunshine soon.

    It seems as though I can't confide in hardly anyone about these issues I face. 95% of my friends and family cannot understand how someone can want to end their own life, are uncomfortable hearing/talking about it, and basically make me feel ashamed for sharing my feelings. As a result, I'm reluctant to do so when I'm in a crisis. So I end up fighting this battle alone.

    I think it's really wonderful that a site like this is around. :)
  2. MLKane

    MLKane Well-Known Member

    Hi E, hope you find what you're looking for here, I've not been with the site long but what I've seen of it has been good. welcome :)
  3. Stranger1

    Stranger1 Forum Buddy & Antiquities Friend

    Welcome to the forums Mr. E...Lots of support here.. Keep posting and you will start getting more replys..
  4. Petal

    Petal SF dreamer Staff Member Safety & Support SF Supporter

    welcome to the forum mr.e
  5. Fitzy

    Fitzy Well-Known Member

    Welcome x
  6. Ouroboros

    Ouroboros Chat Buddy

    hi and welcome :welcome:

    its really hard for people to understand who have no or little experience of anything like this. But you have found a place full of people who mostly doand I hope that will help you.

    Hope to see you around

  7. tweetypie

    tweetypie Antiquities Friend

    I hope you find that we can help you through the bad times and hear about the good ones my pm door is always open
    much love sarah xx
  8. total eclipse

    total eclipse SF Friend Staff Alumni

    Hi glad you are reaching out here for support
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