Jump to content

Advertisement
  • No one should be alone in this. We can help.
If you - or someone you know - are having thoughts about suicide, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Calls are connected to a certified crisis center nearest the caller's location. Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.                                                                            If you - or someone you know - are having thoughts about suicide, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Calls are connected to a certified crisis center nearest the caller's location. Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Omega Man's Blog



Photo

The Secret Life Of The Manic Depressive (Documentary)

Posted by Omega Man , 23 January 2013 - - - - - - · 290 views

The Secret Life Of The Manic Depressive  (part 2 here ) documentary by Stephen Fry is pretty interesting, especially for us self-diagnosed types not receiving professional help. Fry himself is in that same situation, and the documentary is his journey of familiarizing himself with others who suffer and the treatment options available. I found myself...


Photo

Depression Wants To Be By Itself, Not You

Posted by Omega Man , 23 January 2013 - - - - - - · 250 views

Depression is like this jealous, clingy spouse or a conjoined twin. Your depressed mind tells you you want to "be by yourself", yet you are not even yourself during depression. So it's more like depression wants to be by itself, and it drags you along.


Photo

Bicycling And Depression

Posted by Omega Man , 28 December 2012 - - - - - - · 429 views

Article at The Independent suggests riding a bike can help with depression among other things: http://www.independe...ss-8422706.html


Photo

The Mental Illness Happy Hour (Podcast)

Posted by Omega Man , 14 December 2012 - - - - - - · 470 views

I discovered the Mental Illness Happy Hour podcast via comedian Rob Delaney who has posted some frank thoughts about his depression. Delaney mentioned the...


Photo

The Mindful Way Through Depression [Audiobook]

Posted by Omega Man , 10 September 2012 - - - - - - · 923 views

I've been listing to "The Mindful Way Through Depression" recently. I've yet to put the techniques into practice as the authors recommend not doing so while dealing with a current bout of depression. I decided instead to listen to the audiobook a few times to absorb the content. I've listened through once already while working.

The...






September 2014

S M T W T F S
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
2122 23 24252627
282930    

Recent Comments