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    How can lack of sexual activity affect an early and virgin adult?

    Hello, I have a question that has me thinking for a while. I'm 24 years old and throughout my life I've had hardly any sexual activity. I've only kissed a few people and the closest I got to an intercourse was so quick that I question if it could be considered sex. It turns out, however, that I...
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    Small penis anxiety/Impotence = forever alone...

    The first time my penis was seen by women was when my swimtrunks were pulled down at a party and a bunch of the “popular” girls laughed at what they saw. This event pretty much defined my life, and have always had a deep, controlling and hopeless sense that what I have is a joke to women and so...
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    Anxiety, Toxic Family and the monotony of my life

    My anxiety has been getting worse, I had a bad panic attack where I was shivering, and I had cold sweats, chills, things that are occurring in my life are affecting me greatly, my life situation at the moment, I feel ever so stuck, like a prisoner yet not in jail just a prisoner of my families...
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    Excessive thinking and anxiety

    I am 36 yr old guy. Woking as software developer. When things are not in my control I feel very scared of consequences and start to think excessively. I easily get freaked out if I have made mistake at work. I start thinking people will start judging me. I feel shaky and restless until that...
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    Nightmare

    So I'm just 15 years old and I've been suffering from depression and anxiety for more than 3 years. I also hear voices and i have really bad social anxiety. I used to have an ed too and then I was hospitalized at mental hospital 2 times and since then i keep having the same bad dream about going...
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    The Mental Health Risks of Living Abroad and Ways to Combat Negative Effects

    Introduction According to the World Health Organization, depression affects more than 264 million people in the world and is a leading cause of disability and contributor to disease. It is evident that mental health is a global crisis and needs addressed, especially when about 2,190 people die...
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    How to stop being too nice?

    I have had this problem since my dad died. I took all my needs and put them aside for the needs of everybody else. This is a problem especially because this attracts abusive, narcissistic and in general selfish people. I've been working on setting boundaries but right now I am in a situation...
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    The best spiritual methods for psychological diseases

    1. Theta Healing Method : This Method was Founded by Vianna Stibal! Vianna canceled her cancer with this method. Than now she created a system about this method ( theta Healing ) .. This is very nice method to clean negative energy. Human brain has some frequencies.. One of them is Theta. When...
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    Social Anxiety / Social Phobia - an Exploratory Documentary.

    A documentary about Social Anxiety / Social Phobia. A problem that often goes undiagnosed and untreated however when recognised Psychological Treatment is quite straight forward and very effective. Sharing this documentary and links is not an endorsement of the content of the material...
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    Repressing emotions and anxiety

    I skipped the Psychoanalysis class cause I find Freud overrated. Read some of his works, good ideas and all, but in the end he's still a creep, IMO. Anyway, I was thinking about myself these days and how I feel and why I feel the way I do. I realized that I'm the "tough guy" who...
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    Self Belief = self esteem / self confidence: the cause of anxiety and depression

    I have been thinking about self belief in relation to anxiety and depression. I need some feedback / opinions on whether my thoughts are true or if they can be demonstrated to be false. I am thinking that the essence of all anxiety related disorders and depression is the result of a lack of...
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    How I overcame my problems with anxiety. My personal story.

    Living with anxiety can really be a curse in anyone's life and so was the case with me too. No matter how strong you are, anxiety disorder can bring you down on the mat if not treated or controlled properly. However, the good news is that there is help available to completely overcome anxiety...
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    Developing an app for anxiety

    Hello I am a psychologist at an English university and would value your thoughts on a current project. Together with colleagues in the computer science department we are developing a mobile phone app to provide self-help for anxiety. As we are intending it initially for student use, we...
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    What are some good clubs/organizations that could improve my social anxiety?

    I was looking for something like an improv club or Toastmasters that could help me come out of my shell more, and I wanted something a little bit more intense than a typical, random club, anyone know of some organizations (like volunteer organizations) or clubs that would involve me speaking to...
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    Anxiety Disorder from Psychologist's Perspective

    Hi everyone, I'm Dr. Dan Bochner. I'm a psychologist and author of two books, the latest of which is printed in its entirety on my website, http://www.DrBochner.com. The following article was written for everyone. After all, everyone suffers from anxiety sometimes. Anxiety By Dr. Dan Bochner...
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    Confusion, and Anxiety?

    I like a guy and he likes me as a friend or so he says. He acts like more though. My friend says me worry about it so much is giving me anxiety and I'm wondering if the pain in my side could be related.
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    Common symptoms of Stress, Anxiety and Panic Disorders

    Common anxiety symptoms include: Body (anxiety symptoms commonly associated with the body in general): * Allergy problems, increase in allergies (number, sensitivity, reactions, lengthier reactions) Back pain, stiffness, tension, pressure, soreness, spasms, immobility in the back or back...
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    Need information on anxiety.

    Is there a book or program that can be called the best method for overcoming anxiety, especially as it relates to one who is easily intimidated and quite anxious about confronting people and being assertive? I have extreme general anxiety that has been a burden to me for most of my life...
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    Depression --> Anger + Anxiety, Disturbing thoughts

    Hi I'm new here. I apologize if this topic doesn't fit within this category (I'm not quit sure were else to put it). I just hope that someone out there can provide me with a few answers or at least point me in the right direction. I'm 28 years old and I'm in really good physical health, I watch...
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    Study Demonstrates changing Attitudes Toward Depression, Anxiety Medications

    A Survey shows americans are adopting more favorable attitudes toward Depression, Anxiety Medications American attitudes toward psychiatric medications are becoming more positive, with more and more believing these drugs work at relieving panic attacks and anxiety, a new study shows. For the...