TeenHelp
Support Forums Today's Posts

Get Advice Connect with TeenHelp Resources
HelpLINK Facebook     Twitter     Tumblr     Instagram    Hotlines    Safety Zone    Alternatives

You are not registered or have not logged in

Hello guest! (Not a guest? Log in above!)

As a guest on TeenHelp you are only able to use some of our site's features. By registering an account you will be able to enjoy unlimited access to our site, and will be able to:

  • Connect with thousands of teenagers worldwide by actively taking part in our Support Forums and Chat Room.
  • Find others with similar interests in our Social Groups.
  • Express yourself through our Blogs, Picture Albums and User Profiles.
  • And much much more!

Signing up is free, anonymous and will only take a few moments, so click here to register now!


Depression and Suicide If you or a loved one is feeling depressed or suicidal, you are not alone. Talk with other users about your feelings here.

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  (#1 (permalink)) Old
PurpleMoon Offline
Member
Junior TeenHelper
****
 
PurpleMoon's Avatar
 
Name: Billie
Gender: Female
Location: England

Posts: 294
Join Date: June 29th 2010

Unhappy Weird - April 23rd 2011, 10:40 PM

I have moved in with my mum since they have broken up and i had not SH for about 4 weeks then my best friend did and i felt so guilty she had been getting help for hers and i felt so guilty that she had been doing it then same way i had been. She lied to me to tell me that she didnt do it like that she found it from some where else but i knew she got it from me which made me feel even worse because she was lying to me. Which made me do it. I felt so ill after doing it as i know it is wrong. I hated my self.

I always feel im in the way when i go to my mums because i know that she wants to go out but she wont because i am there. Then when im at my dads he just goes out anyway he also has a girlfriend that he has told everyone else about but me.

Today was going alright, i want out with my sister and her boyfriend and one of my friends i felt in a good mood and happy but then i just suddenly felt empty and wanted to cry i felt so stroppy and i just really wanted to self harm. I didnt do it, but i still really want to. I just dont know what to do with myself anymore. i dont really want to be anywhere i want people to want to see me or stay with me because they want to not because they have to.

Just needed to get it off my cheast
Naruko
   
  (#2 (permalink)) Old
Heretic Offline
The Architect
I've been here a while
********
 
Heretic's Avatar
 
Name: [060191.1723]
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Location: 43.337557, -89.638498

Posts: 1,695
Blog Entries: 9
Join Date: January 6th 2009

Re: Weird - April 24th 2011, 08:08 AM

I've been on both sides of something like this. I once SH'd because someone else's new marks triggered me, and I once triggered someone else into doing it because they saw my scars. It can be just as terrible either way.

I hope you can find it in yourself not to take this all on your self too hard. Maybe your friend was triggered by your own SH, but there are almost certainly other reasons behind why she did it, even if you don't know them. Most of the time, a person's most prevalent and powerful reasons for hurting himself or herself is also something that they keep secret more than anything else. It might help both of you to talk to each other about what it might have been, and even if one or both of you doesn't want to talk about it directly, any kind of discussion can help.

You say that you wanted to SH but you were able to stop yourself earlier.... That's actually very good. It can be incredibly hard to actively and knowingly prevent yourself from doing something like that. If you're able to keep such a focused and strong mindset when you feel the need to SH, I think you'll find recovery to be that much smoother and uninterrupted.

Feel free to PM me if you want to talk about anything.


Ethos
Pathos
Logos

050516.0029
  Send a message via MSN to Heretic  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Tags
weird

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




All material copyright 1998-2018, TeenHelp.
Terms | Legal | Privacy | Conduct | Complaints

Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000-2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search engine optimization by vBSEO.
Theme developed in association with vBStyles.