Extremely Depressed over Getting Older!! Need Advice!!

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Registered: 04-08-2009
Extremely Depressed over Getting Older!! Need Advice!!
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Sun, 09-11-2011 - 11:54am

I think i'm going thru a 1/4 life crisis. I tell people

iVillage Member
Registered: 03-20-2009

Hey,

It is real sad you are so worried about getting older that you are missing being young . Thats no way to go through life.



iVillage Member
Registered: 01-20-2005

My depression really kicked in when I was about your age and I've read that this fairly common, especially for women.

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Registered: 04-08-2009

Promise, thank you so much for taking the time out to read what I wrote. I had my 1st appt. with a psychologist last week. i didn't even bring this up because i went to see her for a completely different reason, and you only get so much time to talk (or

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Registered: 04-08-2009

Hi, toby! Thank u so much for responding! It's funny how sometimes you feel a certain way, but you dont

iVillage Member
Registered: 03-20-2009

I like to think of age is being a state of mind rather than a number on a calender. I think it is good thing to raise when you have your next session, as it might help you find different ways of seeing yourself.



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Registered: 10-10-2007

mimi1988,

Welcome to the board.

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Registered: 01-20-2005

I am so sorry that you can't get off.