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Discussion in 'Mental Health Disorders' started by stephcab25, Feb 8, 2011.

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  1. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Obviously, I'm currently depressed (which is how I found the forum).

    Going through a rough time.

    Could use some good vibes.
  2. Petal

    Petal SF dreamer Staff Alumni SF Supporter

    welcome to the forum :welcome: I hope we can help xx
  3. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Thank you.
  4. the_only_one

    the_only_one Well-Known Member

    HI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! if you wanna talk about it we are here! but take your time:)
  5. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member


    I'm not usually one to be bummed over relationship stuff.

    But the guy I've been seeing who is in-recovery, himself, broke it off with me this weekend.

    A complete over-reaction (he was sick AND three days with a cigarette) to an innocent situation.

    And today I went to Aftercare at the hospital (peer-led support group) and seeing him there just brought up a lot of feelings.

    So I've been bummin'.

    And feeling really crappy.

    Feeling a little better than I was a while ago.

    Just been feeling really upset and hurt.

    Thinking stupid thoughts, etc.
  6. the_only_one

    the_only_one Well-Known Member

    how serious of a relationship was it? maybe try to get back together if thats an option. or maybe try to be good friends.
  7. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Pretty serious relationship.

    I dunno if we're going to get back together or not.

    That's sort of up in the air, I guess.

    It was just hard seeing him tonight.
  8. the_only_one

    the_only_one Well-Known Member

    What is he in recovery for? and try to do things to get your mind off of him. hang with friends take a trip do something fun!
  9. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Bipolar...he's also been clean for four years, etc.

    It's nice to have someone that understands and encourages me to work on myself.
  10. total eclipse

    total eclipse SF Friend Staff Alumni

    Hi welcome to SF it would be a good time to just concentrate on you now and your needs okay like said get out with other friends and make new ones as well okay Keep posting as well here it does help to know you are not alone with all the negative emotions h ugs
  11. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

  12. me myself and i

    me myself and i Account Closed

    Welcome to the forum, maybe read a few posts, and make some too. Let a little out about how you are feeling can help.
    Sometimes we can learn from others triumphs and failings.
    Stay safe, stay strong and stay loved.
  13. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member


    I'm gonna noodle around on the forum a little.

    Having another rough day.

    We'll see what happens.
  14. the_only_one

    the_only_one Well-Known Member

    the days right now will get bettr. i promise. so will he. for all you know your gonna get back together tonight!
  15. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Who knows? Only problem is I dont know if it's better that we stay friends or not. Workin' through it with my therapist, though.
  16. the_only_one

    the_only_one Well-Known Member

    well its good you have a therapist!
  17. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Yeah. Told her about what happened, and we're working on it. So. I mean, that's a plus. Just hurts, in the meantime. Confused. Just not sure as to what's the right thing to do -- continue on with the relationship or just be friends. I've listed the pros and cons, written out what I need and want in a relationship, etc. But. I dunno. We'll see what happens.
  18. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    I kind of explained the "break up" type thing in the Relationships section, if anyone cares to read what happened, I guess.
  19. the_only_one

    the_only_one Well-Known Member

    do what your heart wants. not what your mind thinks
  20. stephcab25

    stephcab25 Active Member

    Thanks. That's good advice.
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