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  1. New Here and afraid to post

    New Member Forum - Introduce Yourself!
    My name is Cody and I am from Texas. I am married to someone who is narcissistic, diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and paranoid personality disorder. I did not know she had bipolar disorder until she gave birth. She had thoughts about killing me, herself, and our child. This led to her...
  2. Wife separated from me

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    My wife separated from me three weeks ago. She moved in with her brother and is staying there in his spare bedroom. At first we told each other that we loved each other. Now she doesn't want us to do that anymore to each other. This just came about last sunday. Mind you at the end of the...
  3. One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    Hi Everyone, I'm not really sure what's important for people to know to help me out. Some background: My husband and I are both 25. We've been married 4 years, but we've been together 5-6 years. Both of us suffer from mental illness and attachment issues from childhood trauma. We see the same...
  4. Divorcing Spouse with Mental Issues

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    My husband I dated off and on for about a year and a half before getting married. Our issues started with his alcoholism, once he was in recovery I thought things would be better but it turns out that wasn't even the biggest problem we'd have. His medical conditions include being bipolar, has...
  5. Newlywed and Miserable

    Considering Divorce or Separation
    My husband and I have been married for about a year and a half, after dating for the 4 years prior. I am 24 and he is 25 and we have both only dated each other. I am feeling so conflicted and I just want to hear what others have done in similar situations. I had serious doubts about our...
  6. Wife with Schizophrenia

    Physical & Mental Health Issues
    I've been married to my wife for 21 years and about 6 years ago we learned that she suffered from schizophrenia. She never suffered previously, or if she did we never realized it, we've been together since 1985, and have been blessed with 2 wonderful boys. The illness came on rather quickly...
  7. We Need Serious Help with this problem!

    Physical & Mental Health Issues
    My wife and I made some pretty bad mistakes resulting in a separation (she is the one that wanted originally to leave) but after a grueling couple of months, she decided to contact 3 Rivers Mental Health Solutions in order to get in touch with her previous case manager asking if we could talk...
  8. Problems with wife, hopeless marriage

    The Men's Clubhouse
    I can't really explain everything but I will try to give you a good idea of what I am dealing with. Keep in mind that this is generally high level and a complete picture would be unreadable. My wife has some real problems. I've talked with some health professionals and they generally agree...
  9. Hubby lying about spending and many other strange behaviors. Any input is welcome!

    General Relationship Discussion
    I have been married to my husband for 5 years. It has been some what rough. He has been arrested for stealing, he has been emotionally abusive and I think he is narcassisitic(SP). I am not perfect either though. This relationship has really turned me into someone I am not happy with at all. I...
  10. My husbands friend is a sociopath. What should I do?

    Physical & Mental Health Issues
    I guess it's best if I start from the beginning. Before my husband and I even started dating I told him what I was diagnosed with at the time, which was severe reoccurring major depression, generalized anxiety disorder, and PTSD. I also told him that it would be quite likely that I would die by...
  11. help - first timer looking for advice

    Considering Divorce or Separation
    hi everyone/anyone. this is my first time on this site or any site like it - I am just at my wits end and would really appreciate anyone's thoughts on my situation. there is a lot getting to me right now and I do not know what to do. I dont know where to begin but .... to people that dont know...
  12. Why do I feel like it's all my fault when it isn't

    The Ladies' Lounge
    My exhusband is the whole problem of the marriage from the begining. Well from the start he had been verbally abusive. But he was all I had as far as support for living. I was 16 and he was 23, I had separated from him last year. It was September 8, 2009 when I left him. My husband had alway's...
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