Simplesimon replied to the topic Looking for Jewish Whatsapp group for Men struggling with Mental Health in the forum Trauma
That would be good to know because many men also have serious mental health issues, yet the support groups are only available for women.
I listened to your video in response to my question about double-standards. To clarify, I’ll give some examples:
A few years ago, when I was davening for the Amud in shul, I was about to say Yishtabach at which point a member of the shul stopped me and claimed that the shul policy is that someone else has to take over by Yishtabach. I had neve…Read More
Has any of you felt that throughout your life you have unfairly become the victim of double-standards? In other words, have any of you felt that when you’re doing the same exact thing as others, only you are criticized but no one else is, or others are commended for the very sane action for which you are criticized?
Simplesimon replied to the topic Dealing with anxiety and depression from a spiritual angle in the forum Start Here
When I looked at Chazkeinu, it seems to deal primarily with women.
Simplesimon started the topic Dealing with anxiety and depression from a spiritual angle in the forum Start Here
B”H I’ve been helped over the years with therapy as well as med management with tremendous success. However, since last year when the last war broke out in Gaza along with various antisemitic incidents around the globe up to this very day, I’ve become somewhat unstable and having my medication dosages adjusted to help take the edge off.…Read More
I’m in my early 50s now and I’ve been a slow reader since I was in elementary school. I remember when we had reading comprehension tests, I was always the last one to finish, whereas tests on other subjects I was on par with the rest of my class. In later years this led to a lack of willingness to complete reading assignments in school as well…Read More
I’ve suffered from anxiety for many years, reaching a climax in my late teens, especially with social anxiety. After a few years in therapy, as hard as my therapists tried, I couldn’t snap out of it.
When I was 30, I was sent to a psychiatrist to be evaluated for medication. He prescribed Paxil which I’ve been taking till this very day. It’s…Read More
I was afraid of dogs in my younger years. There was a time when I ran from a dog running in my direction. While I was running across the street, my shoe fell off, but I kept going till I got to the sidewalk. Only after the owner called his dog over did I go back for my shoe.
I wasn’t completely over my fear of dogs till I moved to a new comm…Read More
My son, now 25, has had a long history of mental illness and behavioral issues. During his teenage years, he was in a residential facility for kids with similar issues. In his last year away from home till he was 18, he was in a group home where he learned some skills on responsibility by doing chores, as well as coping skills. When he tu…Read More
I’m now in my early 50s and I’ve suffered from eczema since my early childhood. I’ve tried so many different ointments, as well as supplements, that I was told would help me, but nothing has helped. I’ve recently read about phototherapy being a good treatment. Has anyone had any luck with it? Also, does anyone know of a really good dermatologi…Read More
over a week ago i requested help to consult with a professional about an issue but no one has responded to me ever since. I’m in a desperate situation which potentially ruin my marriage if not solved soon.