... i was recently diagnosed a few months ago, and I know how you feel. I am totally confused and am questioning if I am bipolar or not bipolar. I don't have the classic textbook type and, to complicate things even more, I also have OCD and PTSD. ... (5 replies)
... I'm really confused about this illness, as I also have OCD and PTSD. Sometimes these blur together for me, and I don't know which is which. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this as well and I need to talk to someone. My 13 year old son has been diagnosed with many things over the years, everything from ADHD, Bipolar, OCD, ODD, with last year being diagnosed with bipolar. He has been a difficult child since he was about 2 and over the years has gotten worse. He has been hospitalized numerous times over all of these years, the... (6 replies)
... OK - I'll make this as short as I can.
I'm 31. Dad's side of the family has a lot of bipolar & ocd. Mother grew up in a perfect home but rebelled and has major problems.
Growing up mom & dad fought all the time. Dad was time bomb. Mom was compulsive gambler, con artist, crook. She always had me hide things from dad and cover up all the crap she was doing. Things... (3 replies)
... i have bipolar, ocd and gad. ... (7 replies)
... been diagnosed with Depression, OCD, anxiety, and an eating disorder that is in remission. More recently, I am starting to worry that maybe I have a mild form of Bipolar Disorder. I have been researching and reading as much as possible. I don't really fit most of the criteria though. ... (3 replies)
... Its still rough, because im not sure if this new med is working as it is making me have more anxiety and in turn, ocd has been getting worse, and sleep is getting less. ... (6 replies)
... I DO have both anxiety and depression all day long. But i also have OCD and social anxiety disorder...both pretty severe. ... (5 replies)
... I have experienced withdrawal symptoms going off of antidepressents and seroquel. I feel like I'm on too many meds too. It's embarrassing to me when I go to a new doctor and have to list all the meds and why I'm taking them. Last month I started going to a dermatologist and I was so embarrassed to say that I was bipolar, ocd, anxiety, depression problems. I thought I would... (9 replies)
... I love how you write. I've been feeling really bored lately. I try to find things to do. Sometimes I draw or read. I started a blog and get obsessive over videos and lists, but it all is so meaningless. I don't think I'm depressed. I'm on a lot of meds and they all seem to working very well together. I just wish I had more going on in my life. At night time, I don't want the... (18 replies)
... People, this is my first post in this forum. I feel your suffering, as I am have bipolar as well. ... (13 replies)
... he just simply said give her only a days worth and call me if it gets worse. like i have been this way 2 months now and he says nothing and i was diagnosed with bipolar when i was a kid and then mysteriously they said i am not bipolar but ocd and aspergers instead. maybe i am those things but i feel like i am bipolar too. ... (6 replies)
... June 2009, I was 'officially' diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I first heard the name in 2007, but didn't believe I could have it. By the time I was officially diagnosed, I truly believed I had bipolar disorder. ... (6 replies)
... Hi, My name is Tonya and I just got diagnosed with Tardive Dyskinesia and Phychogenic Movement Disorder on top of my other illnesses that include Bipolar, Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Dissociative Disorder, OCD.
My Neurologist wants me to go on a medication called Clozaril.. never heard of it but he told me that I would have to get blood work done every week as it messes with... (4 replies)
... iagnosis out casually and have it stick just because I have suggested it, but, it does sound like a possibility that needs to be considered. Could it be that my bipolar disorder has somehow changed into OCD since I haven't had any signs of BD in the last two years but have been more and more showing symptoms of OCD? ... (0 replies)
... When I was Dx today with Bipolar II. I wasn't surprised, but in other ways I don't want to believe it. I have always been a moody person since my teen years. ... (1 replies)
... I was once diagnosed with OCD, but often wonder if I am bipolar or worse. I guess I am not the only one with this kind of mood at times. ... (6 replies)
... You could be a little OCD along with having anxiety. ... (6 replies)
... s I got diagnosed as a schizophrenic by 2 Psychiatrist's. But nobody really knows for sure if I have that or not. But my Psychologist and I think that I might be Bipolar too. I'm seeing a nurse practioner and she told me that she thinks that I don't have it. Sometimes I feel good mentally and sometimes I don't. ... (0 replies)
... I would suggest an inpatient med eval if you could get one. I am one of 4 siblings out of 11 with BP. In the manic phase, I am not surprised that you left your bf. Hypersexuality and impulsivity can cause huge problems for people when they are manic. The reason I suggest inpatient is that they could observe and manage your reactions at least for the start. I'm not trying to... (3 replies)