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Forums / Welcome and orientation / first time here

Topic: first time here

3 posts, 0 answered
  1. soldieron
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    3 posts
    15 September 2015

    hoping reading other peoples opinions and life situations will help me help my family.

    I have 3 sons and my husband who suffer with depression and anixety . Finding my whole life is trying to make theirs better . 

  2. Chris B
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    1757 posts
    15 September 2015 in reply to soldieron

    Hi soldieron, welcome. Have a look through the threads in our Supporting Family & Friends forum, you will find many of our members in a similar situation who will understand what you are going through.

    You might also want to check out the Looking after yourself section on our website.


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  3. Jacko777
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    16 September 2015 in reply to Chris B

    Hi soldieron,

    I'm sorry to hear this, it must be challenging. No doubt there is much info on this site and some of it could help you. Is it possible to work a bit of 'me' time into your days? It might take some planning but you deserve to take some time out doing things that bring you peace and happiness.

    Talk any time. Jack

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