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



Self-injury Recovery Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-24-2010, 08:36 PM   #1
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: White Lake Wisconsin "USA"
Posts: 18
kbrand0554 HB User
Afraid to get help, afraid of being hospitalized.

afraid so called professionals in my small town will talk about me.

I am a picker. I was molested at 12, I had large breasts all of my life, and men could never look me in the eye. I was self conscious for years after, I hated having breasts, I wished for cancer just to get them removed.

I had breast reduction surgery, at 13, as my breasts were causeing my shoulders to curve, and I was suicidal over class mates teasing me about large breasts.

after surgery, I felt as if one was still large, and one was smaller.

I continually picked at them hoping to cause damage enough to get them cut off. I have been depressed for years, and filled with anxiety, and picking helps to aleviate the anxiety welling up in me. its been 34 years, and I still pick at them, they have never been healed.

I want to permanently scar myself so no man wants me. but I have been married, and he was accepting of my odd behaviors, and so is my current boyfriend, and my boyfriend before him.

Anxiety wont let me stop.

 
Old 03-30-2010, 10:36 AM   #2
Registered User
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: California
Posts: 1,777
mscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB Usermscat40 HB User
Re: Afraid to get help, afraid of being hospitalized.

Many people think that SI will place them in a mental hospital. This is not always the case. Therapy may help you feel better , and have someone professional to talk to .
Self harm does not mean a person will be hospitalized unless they are psychotic , and caused extreme harm to themselves.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
please help me... littlek13 Anxiety 5 01-22-2009 08:43 PM
HELP! What is going on with me?????! redhandjack Schizophrenia 3 05-04-2008 03:19 AM
mjbrandon or anyone with wierd symptoms - can you help me? jmcummins3 Pregnancy 10 03-08-2007 06:42 AM
Daughter Home A Week ~ Need Help Evaluating Progress goody2shuz Bipolar Disorder 12 03-18-2006 12:15 PM
I need some help badly: MarkTS Grief & Loss 27 08-27-2005 06:59 PM




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



katlin09 (20), flamesabers (9), Phoenix (3), ghelpmelivelife (3), tearsnfears (2), MaddieLovesNPH (2), Administrator (2), bloodytears (2), nomeatforme63 (2), ivy2002 (1)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1136), MSJayhawk (941), Apollo123 (857), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (773), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:13 PM.



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