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    An_256961 posted:
    After leaving an abusive relationship 4 years ago, I still suffer the emotional and verbal scars and have been diagnosed with Clinical Depression. I have seen many doctors, Phyciatrists and have taken Mood management Group. I still feel just as depressed. I am on medication and over the course of these years have taken different types of meds. My depression is still with me and I feel hopeless that I will ever feel HAPPY again. I just want to feel Joy in my heart and to love again. I miss ME and I am so tired of feeling this way everyday. I take joy in nothing I do and I just hide away from the world most of the time and Im just exhausted with my head always spinning and thinking..I would just love for it to stop..I just want peace and happiness in my life...Please advise if you can offfer any suggestions...
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    beautifulbuffalo responded:
    I still have the emotional scars after 43 years of abuse. You need to find a psychiatrist that you like and can talk openly with and talk about the abuse and after a few years you will feel better and be able to move on. But you have to accept it first. But you will always have the abuse in your mind all your life but you can feel better and get over it by talking about it. I still suffer depression, anxiety and PTSD. I've been taking medicine for 15 years and always will but I'm able to live my life now after talking to my therapist weekly for 10 years. Good luck.
    BB


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