Depression/Anxiety Talk

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Was really burnt out borderline depressed, which I attributed to consulting hours and poor wlb. Joined a late stage startup in ops at similar pay but I still feel so burnt out that I'm not able to..

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So, I literally have ZERO friends. I moved to the US when I was 19, lost touch with a few childhood friends. Didn’t make too many friends in college. And now I am 33 and married, with ZERO friends.

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Having a panic attack working remotely. Can’t do anything today without crying, feel like it’s going to backfire on my performance. Is going to the er my only option right now ?

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Why do good things happen to bad people? They say bullies will grow up unsuccessful, but that's not true. They just grow up to be bullies in the workplace making a lot of money. So depressing.

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Really struggling here. New hire and feeling as if this isn’t the life for me. I don’t have conversations regarding anything but work, eat lunch my cube everyday and get home around 8 every night. ...

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considering taking short term disability soon . I don’t feel comfortable mentioning it to my project until I’m more confident with the plan but don’t want to leave them high and dry. Advice ?

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I finally realized the source of all my behaviors were from a trauma that I’d just hidden deep down. I always made excuses for myself and had a psychotic episode at a bar. I’ve just completely lost

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Is anyone having weird jealousy feelings around Kobe? Can’t post that in the main bowl without people not understanding

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My spouse’s health insurance no longer covers her antidepressant. The generic version of the drug doesn’t work for her. What can I do to get her on my health insurance plan?

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Feel stuck and hopeless. Doing work I do not enjoy at all and not get to use my talent. Be on H1b lottery. Realizing that my partner may consider breaking up if the visa situation goes unlucky.

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Hi all, what makes a good counselor/therapist, and how did they help you through depression/feel better? Going to my first appointment soon and just wondering

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I'm so sick. Gigi was Kobe's mini-me. She was following him, she was killing it. I just lost my dad and have been mourning that I was too timid to follow him directly, that my name and his are only..

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Trying to land my first job out of undergrad and nothing is sticking. I’m feeling very sad and anxious. Any help, kind words, or motivation would be greatly appreciated

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Had a fight with my SO last night and I realized how mentally unhealthy I am from this lifestyle. The job isn't worth it if it makes you unhappy. Will leave after promo cycle if I can make it that far

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Thinking about leaving this world occasionally (it’s suicidal). On the surface, I’m the same bubbly person. Is it normal? Do I need help?

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Anyone else here have trouble sleeping? In addition to my regular anxiety, I get sleep anxiety if I don’t fall asleep by a certain time and it becomes a terrible self fulfilling prophecy. Continued...

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Any virtual therapist (preferably one that accepts insurance) recommendations? I’m in Boston if that matters.

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People's misconceptions ....and this is why people who haven't been there say 'just snap out of it's or 'you need to get outside more's because they don't/can't get it ...

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