Depression/Anxiety Talk

5477 members
let's talk about mood/mental health issues and how we cope in this career. need to talk? text 415.570.4984

My sister is suffering from SEVERE anxiety.. I’m trying to understand what I can a) get her to help her and b) do to help her (just listen, give advice, other)? Just not sure.. doctor prescribed her m… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Bf of 2 years broke up with me last night + had me move out. I’m having a hard time to process and cope. I still want to be with him. Any advice

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I don’t feel like getting up in the mornings and feel like sleeping forever. But I can’t even sleep at night. I’m sleepy but don’t want to sleep or maybe I’m unable to sleep. I broke up with my gf of … more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Just googled how much detox and rehab costs are. It’s my dads second go this year (including hospital visits for alcohol) and he’s unemployed (covid) and mom makes sub 40k a year... know this is going… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Help: Hey anyone successfully lost antidepressants weight? I got on mirtazapine right before the quarantine. I started to put on weight fast. At first I was happy because I was underweight (105lbs) bu… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone on here not depressed anymore? What worked for you?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I plan to do something productive every weekend, but never open my laptop to study when weekend approaches. Does anyone have the same problem? I think reasons for this are 1. I'm burnt out..(con… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

If I feel up and down throughout the day, would that be considered bipolar? I can be super depressed for hours and then feel good and then back to depression. 😢

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Welp, I’m still depressed as hell and talking about it doesn’t help. For the first one in a really long time, I broke down on front of my parents. And they’re just like “don’t worry about it”... I wis… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I’m so anxious about my BIL’s fiancé’s bridal shower. My in laws - the entire side has decided Covid isn’t really a thing and have been living their lives like normal since May. None of them have it a… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Where my other lonely peeps at? Single. Alone. In a tiny studio with very little sunlight. People avoiding me because I’m going on dates to avoid being lonely and find a companion. Let’s all complain … more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I am going to wean myself off of Effexor CR. I’m on 75mg daily. Does anyone know how to do this with capsules? If it were in pill form I would cut it in half.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Woke up at 5am feeling very down on myself. I feel like im barely getting through life, every day is a slog and I’m not very kind to myself in my self talk. How can I become nicer to myself and a hap… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Any of you who take Aderrall and/or Vyvanse and get blisters on your tongue, how do you heal them? I’ve had some for 2 weeks and they’re now increasing. Had none before starting the meds

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Switched from client-facing to temporary internal role, where my “client” is a super intimidating executive w/ unrealistic expectations. How have you “managed up” and not let someone rough-around-the-… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I just join this great project but I have no idea what I’m doing - my coding skills are rusty. I feel overwhelmed & despite the help from team members and my supervisor, I am unable to get up to s… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

A partner just called me screaming at me for a mistake that I didn’t make - yelling “are you calling me a liar?” at the top of his lungs. My mom heard it. Having a panic attack. What do I do next?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I got prescribed Prozac! I know medication affects everyone a little differently, but anyone have any thoughts/info on Prozac?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I’ve had a pretty rough couple of weeks in terms of my mental health and I can see if affecting my work which is causing me to stress and then feel even worse. How do people typical handle when this h… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone up wants to talk? I might have somewhat fucked up my career path and I want to literally punch myself to pieces

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Download the Fishbowl app

That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what’s it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Sign in here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview