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Posted on 9/26/20 3:19 AM
i feel like I'm nothing but a burden and a disappointment to my family. I keep thinking bout how they would be better off without me around like maybe if I disappeared then they wouldn't have to worry bout me. I lie saying I'm ok cause I don't wanna talk bout my feelings or talk bout my depression so I force a smile and say I'm ok when I'm not.
Beginning of the discussion - 9/29/20I feel like I'm nothing but a burden and a disappointment to my family https://www.carenity.us/forum/depression/living-with-depression/i-feel-like-im-nothing-but-a-burden-and-a-disa-2557
Posted on 9/29/20 5:42 PM
@Breissad24 Hi Breissad24, thank you for being vulnerable with us and sharing what you're going through. I'm sorry to hear you're feeling this way. Please know that the people in your life would be devastated to lose you. If these thoughts ever get too overwhelming for you to handle, here are two toll-free numbers that are available 24/7 if you need to talk to someone right away: you can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK, or text 741741 to connect with a counselor at Crisis Text Line.
Please know as well that you're not alone, the Carenity community is here to support you! Let me tag some other members who may have been in your shoes and/or who can share some support.
Hi members, how are you doing? Have you ever felt like your mental health is a burden to others? How do you manage this feeling?
@Annabel @HeatherViolet @marci217 @Adry233 @LisaK1962 @JuanitaDCB @raven2 @Pattard @Freindly @mellanie.moore @Kathyl @HECA16 @parrishwil @heatherM @Donna5 @BDBVA123 @Hijinkz
Feel free to share any advice or support here!
Posted on 9/29/20 7:27 PM