Psycho-Babble Medication | about biological treatments | Framed
This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | List of forums | Search | FAQ

Re: New Idea Scott gardenergirl

Posted by SLS on April 23, 2006, at 8:43:28

In reply to Re: New Idea Scott, posted by gardenergirl on April 22, 2006, at 21:28:26

Hi GG.

> I'm sorry you're experiencing this. It's so frustrating.

Being given a taste of real life only to be denied is torturous.

> You may have already considered this, but has there been anything situational going on that could trigger a depression?

Not really. I've been taking advantage of some IP psychotherapy for about 6 months, and there doesn't seem to be anything getting in my way. I have also been using cognitive behavioral strategies to help manage my life for years.

Light therapy sounds like a viable option. A friend of mine who does not exhibit any seasonality to her depression has been benefiting from using it for 30 minutes each morning. I am so tired of investing myself in all sorts of different treatments.

When I respond to treatment, the effect is unmistakable. It is like adding color to a black and white world. This response was the real thing. Unfortunately, my relapse was a true poop-out (tachyphylaxis), and occured in the absence of significant psychosocial stress.

I am starting to get depressed about this treatment failure. I really don't want to be bothered trying to fight it. Having one depression stacked upon the other doesn't make for a pleasant combination. I was counting on this stuff to work. I thought I was on my way...


- Scott

 

Thread

 

Post a new follow-up

Your message only Include above post


Notify the administrators

They will then review this post with the posting guidelines in mind.

To contact them about something other than this post, please use this form instead.

 

Start a new thread

 
Google
dr-bob.org www
Search options and examples
[amazon] for
in

This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | FAQ
Psycho-Babble Medication | Framed

poster:SLS thread:635786
URL: http://www.dr-bob.org/babble/20060423/msgs/636099.html