About Me: Female, 39, Minneapolis, MN, member since Apr 2010
I have been on methadone for the majority of the time since I was 19.
Over the past year and a half I've been tapering and need all the help in the world!
[More] I have depression, 'complex' PTSD, anxiety & panic disorders, amnesia, DPD (De-Personalization Disorder), agoraphobia/agraphobic/I've trouble making it out.
Also, I have a wonderfully sweet blind Siamese cat, a view of the muddied Mississippi River from here and have a last.fm & tumblr pages with the same usernames (add me?).
OK. I realize I have 'some' issues to overcome.
Anyway, I'm here for advice and to offer support to anyone who may need a shoulder to lean on.
I can be extremely shy at first but am really very warm-hearted & patient.
I just get scared of people sometimes and I don't know why.
I live most of my life in my head now and miss all of my friends and family very, very, very much.
I know I need to do whatever I can to become better.
And I want to share whatever advice I can to anyone who might benefit from experiences I've been through.
Sometimes it helps just to know that you are not alone with the way you are feeling.
I intend to do well, become free of opiates/opioids and maintain some positivity & humor along the way.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.