It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Message Board


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-14-2005, 08:57 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Abbotsford BC
Posts: 5
deer66 HB User
Unhappy I feel like I am going crazy

I am a mother of three children and just got out of an abusive relationship after 20 years. every where i turn now i am realizing that i kept my self there because i dont feel worthy. both my parents were drunks.I left home at 13.In my head I know that I am a good person, i have a lot of great qualities. But my heart does not feel the same way and i find that i am keeping my self surrounded by losers that seem to suck the life out of me. WHY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! any ideas or just to talk to some one that is actually trying

 
Old 04-30-2005, 06:59 AM   #2
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 65
bjm32 HB User
Re: I feel like I am going crazy

Ya know right now, I feel like I am going crazy too. I know that I have alot of good qualities but right now I am being "hijacked" by my depression and my feelings, which include a lack of hope for recovery. I was told once that our feelings are not facts . I try to remind myself of that. I hope that helps a bit..~Bunny

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-30-2005, 04:18 PM   #3
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Posts: 2,124
ainfante HB Userainfante HB Userainfante HB User
Re: I feel like I am going crazy

Ladies, there is hope! Believe in urself, and try therapy, it will help u find urself again. It will take alot of work of course, and it took time for u to inherit all of this, so it will take time for u to disinherit these thoughts. U must try to get ur mind back on a positive thinking program. Even if u fall off of it, keep doing it everyday. Do not criticize urself, there's no need for this. U have taken enough abuse, so do not abuse urselves. I have PTSD from a car accident, and also my brothers recent death did not help any. I was raped when I was much much younger, so I know how all of u feel. Also it's been ayear not that I got out of an abusive relationship, and believe me, sometimes I feel like he's still breathing down my neck. But keep reminding urself that they are gone now and u r free. Try Tai Chi or some yoga with therapy. Anyways, stay in touch, let me know how all of u r doing.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
I feel Like I'm going crazy!!! parker19341 Anxiety 5 10-16-2008 09:02 PM
Selfish? BF turning 21 and I feel left out :( DoubleMint Relationship Health 23 08-16-2007 01:46 PM
Crazy feeling? Feel like im not all there? anxiety_1234 Anxiety 2 12-21-2006 03:42 PM
I feel like I'm going crazy... ValerieK Back Problems 6 12-08-2005 02:45 PM
He is making me feel like I'm insane; help! nannie8 Mental Health 4 10-29-2005 09:15 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Phoenix (21), jennybyc (8), isitme (5), ladybud (4), afriendindeed (3), Arianna2 (3), Stupid feet (3), writeleft (2), Searchin (2), elle1bee2 (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1005), Apollo123 (906), Titchou (850), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (755), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:18 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!