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  1. Discussion
    Hey guys! So this is my first time posting, and I want to help others as well as help myself. So let me give a back story! So, 4 years ago in February 2014, a senior in highschool, I had my first real panic attack in the shower (from trauma of rape and bullying). I was freaking out completely...
  2. Recovery Stories
    First of all,My english isn't great,so i will try my best! Sry for grammar mistakes. Let's Go! 8-) Turn some good music like "Pink Floyd - Coming Back to Life", Because,yes,you will be yourself again! First Chapter : Cohle21's Story! :razz: It's 2015,i am on music festival,taking heroic...
  3. Discussion
    When I close my eyes, I feel like everything in front of me does not exist, like it's not really there, it's just a void. I know it is there but in my minds eye it's not. Hmm, rather strange, anyone else have this? is it dp or dr? Thanks
  4. Discussion
    Anyone else look at old photo's or video's of themselves and you just can not for the life of you connect to that person despite knowing it is you? I feel like I am split in two, like me before this hell happened is someone else and now I am just a soul-less body walking around in a trance. How...
  5. Discussion
    Hello everybody! ;-) Does anybody know how Harris Goldberg (director of the DP-inspired hollywood-movie "Numb") recover from depersonalization disorder? I know he overcame his DP, but how did he do it? Did he take medication? Did he see a therapist? Thanks for your help! JottEff
  6. Discussion
    It's been one year, one year since this hell hit me out of nowhere, after suffering horrendous panic attacks, it was only a matter of time before it hit me. I've cried, had suicidal thoughts, I've weaved in and out of psychosis (I was convinced robots where in my back garden looking for me) I've...
  7. Recovery Stories
    Hello all! I'm going to share with you my experience with DP/DR (Mostly DR) and how I successfully overcame it. Without a doubt it took a number of changes to myself and my lifestyle to successfully overcome this awful affliction but I promise you all that it is possible and you will not deal...
  8. Discussion
    Lol guess what. I just bought the DP Manual in a moment of extreme weakness. I'm just so sick of this shit--I'll try anything. So, now I've got this lovely Irish dude talking in my ear about it for $40. Had to pay an extra $40 on top of that just to unzip the file. If anyone's curious, I'll...
  9. Discussion
    Hey everybody, does anybody know how Jeffrey Abugel (author of "Stranger to My Self" and co-author of "Feeling Unreal") recovered from DPD? If I remember correctly, he never revealed how he cured his DPD. In his book and in an interview on YouTube he says that he had DP for 11 years and that...
  10. Discussion
    Hello everyone, after 15 months of constant DPDR (which was triggered by smoking weed_ definitely not for the first time), I smoked weed again (after 15 months of sobriety). Here is the whole thing: I took a trip to the north part of my country with my old friend(cousin) and stayed at the...
  11. Discussion
    This may be important to us? https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/01/180126163820.htm
  12. Discussion
    I'm literally at my witts end with this condition. I just want to be me again. Starting to fall into depression again with it because I just feel like this will never go. Everyday I wake up with hope and it's there 24/7. I have no fight in me anymore, I am so mentally drained from this. No one...
  13. Discussion
    Had such a fucking awful day with depersonalization. Feel like I don't know where I am or who the hell I am, my body is just walking around and I am so disconnected it's unreal. Bloody Zoloft! Increased it the other day cause of anxiety & my depersonalization was getting better and now I am ten...
  14. Discussion
    I have seen a number of posts (new members) looking for symptoms of depersonalization and how to cope with it. Here are my symptoms and how I am coping. I hope this is a help to someone as I understand how scary this can be especially if you are new to this. Please feel free to message me if you...
  15. Recovery Stories
    Hi! I am a young doctor from Serbia, I just want to share my story with you. It was extremely hard for me to come to this site and to write about DP, but I just know how much you suffer right now. Excuse me for my language mistakes. I suffered from DP back in 2014 for 1 month. For 1 single...
  16. Recovery Stories
    Hi Everyone, I decided to join this forum and share my story. My nightmare started just over a year ago. Myself, my daughter and my parents where heading for a day out near the cost. The day started off good enough, i was even happy to get out for the day, but then something happened half way...
  17. The Bright Side
    Hello guys, I'm a 100% recovered sufferer of over a year of DP and I'm here to give you a little pep talk. Hopefully, I can shine a new light on your perspective of the condition and give you more optimism and hope on your recovery. First off let's talk about recovery, it doesn't matter if...
  18. Research
    CHICAGO --- Some stressful experiences - such as chronic childhood abuse - are so overwhelming and traumatic, the memories hide like a shadow in the brain. At first, hidden memories that can't be consciously accessed may protect the individual from the emotional pain of recalling the event. But...
  19. Recovery Stories
    not sure if my first post went through. I hope this helps you all. IT all started one night in May 2016. Well at least I thought. I realized something was wrong when walking towards my local gym on a cold and rainy Saturday morning. I hadn't been able to sleep well the night before and had...
  20. Introduce Yourself
    Hi everyone, I haven't barely experienced depersonalization for about 5 years now (I am 25), but I experienced it at a constant and severe level for a period of 4 years, from when I was 16 until I was about 20. I can't be sure exactly when it ended, but I remember the exact moment it started...
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