A group for those who are living with depression and anxiety as well as those who care for them. A place to share you story and your struggles, reach out for help or offer a listening ear to someone who just needs to talk.

  • jefffraser posted an update in the group Group logo of Depression and AnxietyDepression and Anxiety 1 week, 1 day ago

    If you ask someone to name two common mental health problems, chances are they will think of anxiety and depression. Despite the fact that they are commonly referenced in conversation, people still struggle sometimes to determine the difference between these two conditions. This is because many people with anxiety also develop depression and vice…[Read more]

  • jefffraser posted an update in the group Group logo of Depression and AnxietyDepression and Anxiety 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    A little about myself; I’ve lived with the signs and symptoms of severe depression and anxiety since my early teens. Left untreated, it led to suicidal ideation, social isolation and relentless bullying from both kids and adults. Not until after a near successful attempt on my life did I seek help with the assistance of a friend. It’s been an inc…[Read more]

    • Hey Jeff, not sure if you’re new here but welcome either way!

      I’m interested to hear about your experiences with prejudice, sexism and medication resistance that you mentioned. I feel its good to connect and share with those who have very similar experiences as it can be very therapeutic. We dont feel so alone in our struggle.

      Thanks and look…[Read more]

      • I was essentially a single dad for quite some time, raising my 3 youngest kids while running our family business alone. As we progressed through divorce court in minnesota, it be game quickly apparent that my estranged wife who abandoned us, was in charge. She struggled with drug and alcohol abuse and had multiple extramarital affairs prior to the…[Read more]