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Am I crazy? - June 4th 2013, 12:49 AM

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I don't even know if this is the right place to post this but hey ho.
I have been assigned a CPN (community psychiatric nurse).
I am not really sure as to why this has happened.
I mean I've looked up on what a CPN is and what they do but from what I have read, the reason you get one is because your severely mentally ill...
I don't see myself as severely mentally ill, nor do I see myself as ill.
I don't understand, yes I self harm but since when does that make you mentally ill. Its a coping mechanism. Just like the poems I write, but now that I have read all this stuff its making me feel like im crazy.
I know there is nothing wrong with having a mental illness.
My mother has one.
I just don't understand why I have been assessed and now been assigned this strange person I don't even know , far less want to speak to about my struggles and past.
I guess I just want to know if anyone else on here has had a CPN?
and do you have to be severely mentally ill to receive one?
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Re: Am I crazy? - June 4th 2013, 01:03 AM

A CPN is for people who might be a danger to themself or who might need special help cause they might open up to them.
Please don't feel bad and think your crazy. If they gave you a CPN they must care about you alot.

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