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Hello all, I’m Oona and somewhat new here. Thank you for this truly amazing forum. Also thank you to Frogie who has been immensely helpful to me today already. I was guided by Alto to post in this section to get more feedback. I am tired of feeling sick for so long and very afraid of what is happening to me. I’m an MD myself but have found little support in the mental health provider community (including several supposed "benzo savvy" providers I've turned to for any clue recently) who seem to have little to no grasp of psychiatric medication withdrawal. Please kindly refrain
Hello! I am a 32 y/0 female from San Diego. I'm currently working part time in accounts receivable and getting my Masters in Education and teaching credential. My descent into the psychiatric system began when I was 15 y/o, after my parents found out I had been self-injuring. I was immediately diagnosed with Bipolar II disorder and placed on a mood stabilizer, an antidepressant, an antipsychotic and Naltrexone ( to help curtail my impulse to self injure). A few months later I began to hallucinate, which prompted my doctors to increase my meds dramatically. I was in and out of hospitals u