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Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 02-09-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 784
Posted By Sleepless123
Returning to Work When Manager and Colleagues Know About Your Suicide Attempt

Today I am returning to work on a phased return after a suicide attempt (serious overdose) in July.

Before the overdose I e-mailed two of my colleagues my suicide note during the night in the hope I...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 14-08-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 860
Posted By Sleepless123
They said they will be doing a mental health act...

They said they will be doing a mental health act assessment. Is that what you mean? Who is there? What happens please?
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 14-08-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 860
Posted By Sleepless123
Section 5(2)

I was an informal patient on a psych ward but last night I got upset because I found out my Consultant has lied to me about something and so I asked to leave.

The on call psychiatrist came and has...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 11-08-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By Sleepless123
Sorry I meant to put this in mental health...

Sorry I meant to put this in mental health support forum. Please can someone move it for me?
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 11-08-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By Sleepless123
Discharge Planning Meeting

I am still an informal patient on a psychiatric ward.

I have a Discharge Planning Meeting later in the week. The doctor is trying to guilt trip me into inviting my parents to the meeting saying that...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 31-07-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,079
Posted By Sleepless123
Finances While In Hospital

Hi

So today is day 17 of me being in hospital (though it doesnít feel like that because some of the time I spent unconscious). I was in the general hospital in intensive care and then on a general...
Forum: Serious Discussion and Advice 31-07-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,445
Posted By Sleepless123
Hi Thanks for the replies and hugs. I am still...

Hi

Thanks for the replies and hugs. I am still on the psychiatric ward. Hoping to get some escorted or unescorted leave at the weekend but that hasn’t been decided yet.

The person who has...
Forum: Serious Discussion and Advice 25-07-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,445
Posted By Sleepless123
Really struggling

Hi I hope itís ok to post.

In the middle of July I took a large overdose. The professionals tell me I took a lethal amount (which was unfortunately the aim - I did not plan to survive). I spent a...
Forum: Serious Discussion and Advice 07-07-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,491
Posted By Sleepless123
Struggling with Dealing With The Loss Of Online Friends Who Have Taken Their Own Lives

Hi

I hope people donít mind me posting.

Over the years I have known at least four people online (and probably more) who have taken their own lives (two from here, two I have known through social...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 07-07-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,213
Posted By Sleepless123
Can they do this?

Hi

Last Thursday I was going to take my life but in the end reached out for help. I was admitted to a mental health hospital as a voluntary patient for 48 hours. I had to stay in the section 136...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 07-07-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,601
Posted By Sleepless123
Thank you so much for your experiences, thoughts...

Thank you so much for your experiences, thoughts and making me think about things a bit more. I really appreciate it. I think my reply is going to be rubbish because Iíve not been doing very well and...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 20-05-2020, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,601
Posted By Sleepless123
Feeling Bad For Taking Medication

Hi

At the moment I’m feeling really bad for being on and needing medication. At present I’m on:

A fixed dose of 200mg Quetiapine a day but can take upto 350mg a day if needed
150mg...
Forum: General Support and Advice 23-10-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,456
Posted By Sleepless123
Thank you for the replies. The CAB filled in my...

Thank you for the replies.

The CAB filled in my PIP form for me. I have contacted the RNIB (Royal National Institute for the Blind) and they are going to write my Mandatory Re-consideration for me....
Forum: General Support and Advice 21-10-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,456
Posted By Sleepless123
Any experiences of PIP Mandatory Re-consideration or attending an Appeal?

Hi

As some of you might know Iím registered severely visually impaired and also struggle with my mental health.

Iíve recently had to have an assessment to be transferred from DLA to PIP. I was...
Forum: Serious Discussion and Advice 03-04-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1,511
Views: 67,510
Posted By Sleepless123
This is terrible. So sorry to hear. Thinking of...

This is terrible. So sorry to hear. Thinking of you.
Forum: General Support and Advice 03-04-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 879
Posted By Sleepless123
Thank you for the replies and hugs - very helpful...

Thank you for the replies and hugs - very helpful and much appreciated.


Just a note to those who know me from being on this site several
years ago - Iím sorry I havenít managed to reply to your...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 03-04-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,282
Posted By Sleepless123
Request for Change of Psychiatrist Not Granted But Offered Second Opinion?

Many of you will be aware that about 13 months ago I took a serious overdose. I was in ICU for 5 days and spent a further 5 days on another ward recovering. There were major triggers in the run up to...
Forum: General Support and Advice 02-04-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 879
Posted By Sleepless123
MRI Head Scan

Hi 13 months ago I took a serious overdose. I was in ICU for 5 days and then spent a further 5 days recovering on another ward. Since leaving hospital last year I have been having difficulties with...
Forum: General Support and Advice 09-01-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 908
Posted By Sleepless123
Experiences of Laser Eye Surgery to Lower Eye Presssure and Prevent Further Loss Of Sight?

Hi

I havenít posted for a while and I hope itís still ok to post.

Iím not sure whether this post should go here or in Serious Discussion so feel free to move where best if necessary.

Iím...
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 14-08-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,690
Posted By Sleepless123
Police Procedures

I know a police lady who has been brilliant - very supportive of me and is amazing. However last night she became concerned for my welfare and has been concerned I will take my own life. Rather than...
Forum: Eating Issues Support 06-08-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,415
Posted By Sleepless123
Helen I don't post here much anymore but I'm...

Helen I don't post here much anymore but I'm going to make an exception! A big well done to you for all the progress you have made. I am so happy to read this, you have made my day. Keep strong x
Forum: Mental Health Discussion and Support 22-05-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,013
Posted By Sleepless123
Quetiapine & Lamotrigine

Hi

I'm just wondering if anyone has been on either of these medications and how you found them?

Since March I have been on Quetiapine for sleep and anxiety. I take 150mg at night which was helping...
Forum: Serious Discussion and Advice 22-05-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 713
Posted By Sleepless123
Struggling to keep things on the right track *maybe triggering for suicide*

I've not posted here for a few years. I've been worried about whether I'll be welcome back here. I don't know if I'll manage to keep this post up here or not. Sorry that it's very similar to one I...
Forum: General Support and Advice 24-02-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,357
Posted By Sleepless123
Well they wont have to do that now will they cos...

Well they wont have to do that now will they cos im not planning to come back here except perhaps very rarely to check on how a few people are doing.

Don't comment on my level of humanity and...
Forum: General Support and Advice 24-02-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,357
Posted By Sleepless123
ive thanked people for their concern. That does...

ive thanked people for their concern. That does not mean i have to agree with the actions they choose to take.

I have now asked to be left alone and will not be posting about myself here.

Whether...
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