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Not sure what is up with me.

I had been unofficially diagnosed with "a touch" (whatever that means) Asperger's syndrome back at the age of 8 due to a psychological evaluation triggered by me throwing grass at a teacher. I am currently 22 and had suffered severe anxiety attack and social anxiety from the ages of 7 to present. My Depression started to show up as early as 13 to my recollection. The depression used to be over silly things like getting ...
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My Steve9 on Direct & Vocabulary Instruction Teaching Method

November 11, 2016. ABC television “7.30” PM weekday serious interviewing program showed North Queensland aboriginal leaders (funded by government) attempts to teach literacy skills to young aboriginal children, using what is said to be a USA teaching method called “Direct Instruction”. The “7.30” program story was more about financial misappropriation.

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I am going to literally ######6 lose it in 2 seconds.

Seriously what the ###$ is wrong with this world. I hate my life I hate my BPD I hate my ADHD I hate my Conduct disorder and I hate everything else. Nobody deserves mental illness but this world is just filled with so much bad!!! I hate all the nons that think we're simply lazy or being a bitch when they couldn't even comprehend or fathom the indescribable pain of mental illness. Ignorant ###$ they ...
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Really in need of advice (TW)

This is all making life really difficult, hence why it's here.

In short, I'm a compulsive, anxious, depressed, and dissociative mess with instrusive thoughts in need of some comfort or advice on how to bring this all up with my therapist while mantaining some level of comfort.
...I'll just outline it:

Instrusive thoughts/Images:
•"Stop eating you fattie."
•"You're disgusting. If you eat that, you're going to gain weight."
•"Cut yourself."
•"If you don't cut yourself, ...
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Do you go to a day hospital?

If you do, how it is?, what do you do?

I go to one but it has few resources, so the activities are made everyone can make them, the lower lever, which is mild cognitive delay, so I don't fit on any activities and can't participate, which is frustrating. I have talked with the psychiatrist which is also my therapist and the hospital chief about it, but I want to know other people experiences
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Please read the full story before you comment.
Five years ago I was diagnosed with EDNOS (Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified), as I used to "switch" between AN and BN. It was then where I began noticing a lot happening to my mental state, as my personality tended to change drastically from one to other, to a third one and so on.
So for a long time I've thought I have Dissociative Identity Disorder, having ...
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Legal issue

It's been a while since I've posted and I'm pretty sure this isn't the right place for this topic, but I couldn't find anywhere else. I recently lost my job due to issues caused by my bp mood swings....well mostly anger. I was supposed to be let go back in February 2016, but they let me keep my job because my boss and her husband were harassing me calling me crazy, antisocial....most people don't know ...
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Hello, I need some help

Hello, I am (16) and American. This is a long story so I'll keep it short. I have been struggling lately with some sort of mental illness. I am in need of help on your opinion of what this is. Basically, 3-4 years ago I started having two major problems like derealization(every thing feels like a dream/Everything feels fake) and Anhedonia( Lack of Emotion). I have also been angry/disgusted at women for some strange reason. ...
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I feel like my life is pointless

Basically I'm a 18 year old girl in high school right now and I hate my life. I don't have any friends at school even though I tried to make some when I moved here. I've been thinking I have social anxiety for a while. I also have no interest in the subjects I'm learning at school even though I'm a straight A student. I really have no hobbies either besides watching movies and series. My ...
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transference towards a university teacher

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i have been obsessed with my music teacher at university all year. my final class with him ended a few weeks ago. i am doing a contemporary music course and he is a jazz musician - i would like to put the feelings down to his talent and his knowledge but i have schizoaffective disorder and i think it goes deeper than that, to unresolved trauma, partially from childhood but mostly from adulthood. ...
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