Have had depression and since a very young age. Also suffer from OCD, but it's managable.
Lost six family members, including my mother and two uncles, to cancer from 2006 to 2009 which made the depression pretty bad for me, but I am coming out of most the funk after six years and several medications. I am currently only on klonopin (1 mg/1x daily) which seems to help with the anxiety and depression.
Am currently taking care of my wife who was diagnosed as being bipolar, having severe anxiety and depression and also was told she has MPD's by her PCP. She is also borderline diabetic and feels she fibromyalgia and possibly has borderline aspergers syndrome as well.
I also take care of my father who is aging and, we believe, may have the beginning stages of Alzheimer's disease.
pray for him!!....its a long story...but over it all he was diagonsed bi-polar,ad/hd and pshyco fanatic(the spelling is off)..and ive over protected him since he was 4. he's 17 now and im tryin to undo the damage ive done and get him ready to live on his own..he's ready to move on and im terrified of what will happen! his grasp of reality is sometimes fanasty and he has a perfect grasp of how cruel ppl can be.how do i undo what ive done so that he can funtion on his own and finish school and get his education finished? ANY ADVICE THAT U HAVE I WILL TRY!! IVE TRIED EVERY THING THAT HAS BEEN ADVISED OVER THE YEARS..AND NOW NOONE KNOWS WHAT TO DO.HE'S A GREAT KID WITH A BIG HEART and to many ppl have taken advantage of him the last few years and he will not listen to anything i say!
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