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Introduction to me - August 5th 2018, 12:43 AM

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Hi I'm Josh or Joshua, whatever you prefer to call me is fine. Well I'm on here for a little vent and to get some advice for my problems. I'm 14 and last year i was hospitalized at my stay there i was diagnosed with Bipolar and i was on Lithium and Lamictal also Mirtazapine. I stayed on meds for about 6 months after hospitalization before i stupidly decided i wanted to off meds. Its been 9 months since I've been on meds. Ive noticed i have really bad mood swings and i started smoking weed i have to say it does help. But Ive been noticed that Iive been dealing with depersonalization. And whenever do i feel like myself i have breakdowns. but that sums up everything
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Re: Introduction to me - August 5th 2018, 02:07 AM

Hi Josh!

Welcome to TH! I'm Dez. I hope you like it here and are able to find support for some of the things you are going through! You're bound to meet people who can help, or even just friends.

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Re: Introduction to me - August 5th 2018, 03:33 PM

Welcome to TeenHelp, Joshua! It sounds like you've been through a lot- being hospitalized, diagnosed with bipolar, on and off meds. I really do hope you find the support you are looking for here. See you around

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Re: Introduction to me - August 5th 2018, 11:52 PM

Welcome, Josh! It's good to have you here. I hope you find the support you're looking for.

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Re: Introduction to me - August 8th 2018, 12:12 PM

Hello and welcome!

Thank you so much for sharing this with us. I hope that we are able to help you and give you a safe place to vent. This site has a pretty great community. Please know we are here if you ever need anything. You mention that you aren't on medication and I am wondering if you'd be open to trying to get back on it. I know that might be a hard thing to consider but if the medication was helping you it could end up being beneficial for you to get back on it.

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Re: Introduction to me - August 9th 2018, 02:48 AM

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Re: Introduction to me - August 13th 2018, 11:44 AM

Hello there Josh and welcome to Teenhelp!

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Re: Introduction to me - August 22nd 2018, 12:44 AM

Welcome to TeenHelp! I have also been diagnosed with Bipolar and completely understand going off your meds suddenly and the mood swings. I promise, meds will help with the mood swings once you get on the right combination. For a bit you might feel like a 'guinea pig' thats how I felt!

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Re: Introduction to me - September 8th 2018, 12:31 PM

Hello and welcome to teenhelp Joshua

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