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Whats the point??... - February 24th 2009, 03:33 AM

Well today wasn't that great of a day. Work was busy and just for some reason I was uber down. While I was at work all I could think about was cutting..and thinking "I wanna cut when I get home"...and what did I do ...I cut...I feel kind of bad for doing it but it made me feel a little better. Now I know why they say its an addiction because when I feel down all I think about is that...
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Re: Whats the point??... - February 24th 2009, 03:38 AM

Aw, Im sorry to hear that
See, I'm kind of stuck on the subject of SH because some people say it really helps them and whatnot. But it can progress into something really serious so....=/
Theres nothing else you can think of to kind of distract yourself from these thoughts?


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Re: Whats the point??... - February 24th 2009, 04:05 AM

Hey,

I don't know if you've had any past experiences with self harm, but I suggest stopping while you're ahead. It can be easy to get addicted to. If you're not already, it's easier to stop now then when you get in over your head. Self harming releases a chemical into your brain that calms you down. It isn't the best way to cope. Please don't think this is your only way to get through the day. There are many other things. Try talking with friends, family, writing blog entries. If you think about self harm this much, confront it now. I know many people who wish they would have confronted it in an earlier stage. If it gets to the point where you think about it before anything else, talk to someone. Talk to someone that can hopefully get you help. If you need anyone to talk to, let me know. :]

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Re: Whats the point??... - February 24th 2009, 05:23 AM

That's too bad. I know it's easy to resort to SH when you get depressed. I've thought about it millions of times. But in the end it's not worth it, just try to keep that in your mind.


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