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Author Topic: Ideas and encouragement needed - mental health crisis!  (Read 67 times)

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Ideas and encouragement needed - mental health crisis!
« on: May 18, 2019, 12:04:02 am »
My partners and I have been + since 2011 and together since 2008. These past couple of years he's been spiraling downhill progressively worse over the years.  He's diabetic and has gained 30 - 40 lbs; won't go to counseling as does not feel it is helpful (he has gone in the past a few time); no motivation; all he does is work, sleep, eat (in excess - especially sweets) and lies in bed on internet/movies; there's zero sex and minimal intimacy in our relationship; he is on antidepressant medication and won't go back to the psychiatrist to 'tweek' them....frankly I'm getting tired and worn out with this situation.  I try to be supportive and encouraging however I'm getting to the end of my rope as well!  I too have been for counselling but find it difficult to walk away; however difficult to stay as well.  Ideas and thoughts appreciated.


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