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Forum: General October 18th 2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,071
Posted By Philomath
Re: "I am not a robot" (reCapcha)

I wish I had a useful answer. I haven't seen this before though.
Try disabling the VPN (if possible) to see if that's the cause. I wouldn't be surprised to find out it is.
If it does not stop by...
Forum: Arrivals and Departures April 10th 2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 9
Triggering: Hi, I'm Shai
Views: 1,192
Posted By Philomath
Re: Hi, I'm Shai

Hey Shai, welcome to TeenHelp!! :-)
I hope you're adjusting to the site well and enjoying your time here. We do not consider anyone's circumstance in comparison to someone else's in terms of better...
Forum: General February 14th 2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By Philomath
Forum: Why Me? October 6th 2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 22,883
Posted By Philomath
Re: Complaint of the Day 2

There is too much to do and I have no idea how to do it all. I just want to cut right now and have for the past couple of weeks at least. Each day the urge lingers and seems stronger.
Forum: General April 15th 2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,389
Posted By Philomath
Forum: Pregnancy and Childcare March 24th 2018, 07:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,765
Posted By Philomath
Re: Cool baby girl names

ana or anna
Nora or Norma
Forum: Sex and Puberty March 24th 2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By Philomath
Re: Yeast infection worse with treatment?

It sounds like you should go to the doctor. I'm wondering if either the monistat isn't helping or if you may have an allergy to it or something in it. Probably not an allergy (your doctor could let...
Forum: Guest Advice Box March 18th 2018, 06:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,371
Posted By Philomath
Re: how do i help my suicidal antisocial friend?

Hey There,

It sounds like you are in a very difficult position here: you care about your friend and you do so much to support him and want to help more. That is important because you may be one of...
Forum: Self Harm October 11th 2017, 12:45 AM
Replies: 3
Triggering (SH): First time felt good
Views: 716
Posted By Philomath
Re: First time felt good

Yeah, as Hannah said, it's different for everyone.
For some, it's running and feeling the adrenaline rush after a run that helps. For others, it's drawing, sketching or writing. For others, it's...
Forum: Mental Health September 4th 2017, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By Philomath


I've never experienced OCD however I have a friend that has. She finds it helpful to not do what it is that she wants to do even if she feels it is necessary because of the OCD. For instance,...
Forum: Disabilities August 27th 2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,273
Posted By Philomath
Re: What would you look for in a school club related to disabilities?

Hey Dez!!
I agree with the above responses.
I would just like to add, try not to unintentionally focus on one type of disability. Be sure to have things be as diverse and inclusive as possible....
Forum: Arrivals and Departures August 22nd 2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 779
Posted By Philomath
Re: Leaving for treatment

You will be missed Jordan.
Proud of you for taking this step to do what you need for yourself.
See you when you get back.
Forum: Announcements June 4th 2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,600
Posted By Philomath
Re: I have something important to say...

Rob...that title startled me!!!
Thanks to all the volunteers!! :)
I miss helping all of you out.
Forum: Eating Disorders January 15th 2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 929
Posted By Philomath
Re: Eating Issues?


I am sorry to be replying to this again but I have another question and I did not want to start a new thread.
I've been feeling dizzy at least once a day for the past few days or something...
Forum: Religion and Spirituality, Science and Philosophy January 14th 2017, 05:18 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 47,997
Posted By Philomath
Re: Your Religious and/or Spiritual Beliefs

I believe the last time i voted on this I put protestant but I changed my vote to non-denominational.
I think I'm a wondering Christian right now if I'm honest. Like I believe there is a God but I'm...
Forum: Eating Disorders January 13th 2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 929
Posted By Philomath
Re: Eating Issues?

Thank you Kate.
I have had that experrience before which is why i am hesitant to bring it up.
Forum: Goals and Ambitions January 13th 2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 8,814
Views: 217,557
Posted By Philomath
Re: Goal of the day!

-Do forum posts.
-Write my about me paper.
-Complete vocab exercise.
-Read chapter 1 for my EM class.
-Do laundry.
-Practice route I've been learning on my own.
Forum: Addictive Behaviours January 13th 2017, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,590
Posted By Philomath
Re: How to wean off of social media?

I am not sure how it would work on a cell phone but you can download an app for Mac or PC that will allow you to set website limits. This app will allow you to either allow only certain sites or...
Forum: Eating Disorders January 13th 2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 929
Posted By Philomath
Eating Issues?

I just don't get it guys.
I feel so torn about this. Part of me wants to get better and feel
well whatever that may look like for me but part of me is terrifyed of
I have barely eaten...
Forum: Disabilities December 6th 2016, 01:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,127
Posted By Philomath
Re: Teens who stutter

Welcome to TeenHelp! :)
I do not know if anyone on the site has these challenges however I am sure there could be someone since there are quite a few people on TeenHelp every day.
It may help...
Forum: Mental Health October 23rd 2016, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By Philomath
Re: Psychiatric service dog

Congrats on having your service dog.
I have one too. A black lab. She is a guide dog.
I have had her just over two years.
Be prepared for lots of questions from adults and children.
Also be...
Forum: Disabilities October 10th 2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,154
Posted By Philomath
Re: Unable to Work Full-Time

Hey Tabitha,

I am glad that your supervisor is understanding and willing to accommodate your needs.
I know what it is like to have depression, PTSD and an additional disability. Having multiple...
Forum: Mental Health October 6th 2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By Philomath
Re: New therapist is too "professional"


I am with Katie on this. I would not give access to my records from another therapist if I was not ready to.
You should try finding a new therapist so that you do not have to go through...
Forum: Self Harm October 4th 2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 9,032
Posted By Philomath
Re: how are you beating self harm?

Hey Tabitha!
Welcome to TeenHelp!
I'm glad that worked for you. :)

For me:
-Do schoolwork.
-Play with my dog.
-Watch shows.
-Talk to family or friends.
Forum: Announcements September 18th 2016, 11:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,449
Posted By Philomath
Forum: Education and Careers September 15th 2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 688
Posted By Philomath
Re: Finding the part in a percent problem

Glad they could help you out Rachel!
I know I learned it that way in school (is/of = part/whole) but I could not remember when you asked me about it earlier.
This is a simplistic type of this...
Forum: Education and Careers September 12th 2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Philomath
Re: Fall 2016 Classes!

I am finishing up some summer and spring classes:
Human Sexuality.
Experimental Methods.
Introduction to philosophy.
Conflict Management.
Internship in psychology (have to just sort out...
Forum: Disabilities September 4th 2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,254
Posted By Philomath
Re: addiction and disability

I agree with the other responses you have received.
There is some debate as to whether or not addiction can be considered a disability because it causes debilitating life circumstances for some...
Forum: Self Harm September 4th 2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 9,032
Posted By Philomath
Re: how are you beating self harm?

-Staying around people.
-Playing with my dog.
-Watching movies.
Forum: Sex and Puberty September 4th 2016, 09:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 979
Posted By Philomath
Re: Masturbation suspicion

Nothing you did was wrong. I am assuming that if your parents noticed then they were probably feeling awkward themselves too.
Hollie made a great suggestion that you could lock your door for more...
Forum: Goals and Ambitions August 16th 2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8,814
Views: 217,557
Posted By Philomath
Re: Goal of the day!

-Complete test.
-Read chapters.
-Plan out paper(s).
-Keep up hygiene.
-Start a routine and stay with it.
-Sort out details related to some circumstances.
Forum: Self Harm August 15th 2016, 02:39 AM
Replies: 18,772
Views: 453,634
Posted By Philomath
Re: Self harm free!

Not sure how but...
One year, one month.
Forum: General Health August 15th 2016, 02:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 740
Posted By Philomath
Re: how to lose consciousness


As was mentioned in previously replies, we are not going to tell you how to lose consciousness.
I recommend that you seek guidance from a counselor, hotline, use alternatives and/or talk to...
Forum: General August 14th 2016, 04:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 802
Posted By Philomath
Re: Social Services?

I do not believe they can just look at your phone without a judges' approval.
Your social worker, group home staff or other supervisors/staff may ask to see the phone if they warrant it necessary...
Forum: Good Days! August 3rd 2016, 04:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,075
Posted By Philomath
Re: I have the best news

This is wonderful news!
I do not know what she is fighting but I hope she keeps fighting it!
Forum: Education and Careers August 2nd 2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 721
Posted By Philomath
Re: Grad School and Low GPA

I am glad to know this is possible.
How soon before I take the exam should I start studying?
Forum: Education and Careers August 2nd 2016, 04:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 721
Posted By Philomath
Re: Grad School and Low GPA

Thank you both.
I believe my questions have been answered but I am definitely accepting of anymore input anyone would have.
Forum: Goals and Ambitions August 2nd 2016, 12:28 AM
Replies: 8,814
Views: 217,557
Posted By Philomath
Re: Goal of the day!

For this evening:

-Finish watching screencasts and taking notes on them.
-Take open-book/notes exam.
-Call college financial office.
-Make inquiries to local schools.
-Complete some...
Forum: Education and Careers August 1st 2016, 11:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 721
Posted By Philomath
Re: Grad School and Low GPA

I'm looking into online Masters programs for social Work or Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
I know that I can list my experience as a staff member on TH in my resume and I just completed an...
Forum: Death and Grieving August 1st 2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Triggering (Suicide): My Sister is gone.
Views: 1,055
Posted By Philomath
Re: My Sister is gone.

I'm very sorry to hear about this. I know that phrase seems redundant by this point however I truly mean it.

I agree that you should seek professional help for this. You should not have to grieve...
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