"Professional counseling for both of you. Family counseling may be of some help as it isn't solely one-on-one with your daughter. You also need someone to talk to about what you're going through and help you with your emotions…"
"Rocco, Don't apologize for being angry and frustrated---you're entitled to those feelings. From my perspective, it seems that you and your daughter have developed a pattern here. You both have a role to play in this…"
"You don’t need a clinical diagnosis to take actions that work for depression.
The leading research is showing connections to vitamin defines, gut health and exercise.
Nutrition: Take 3,000 units vitamin D, Nordic Naturals Complete Omega…"
"First off, I wanted to thank everyone who has shared so far. I am humbled by the great and heartfelt responses I have read thus far. I know its hard to really gauge someone's life by a short post. Many factors are definitely involved. I feel…"
"Her therapist should have good opinions on all this. I assume you're paying for that, that it's through your insurance. Have her sign a waiver so you can get info from the therapist. Also, even if she won't sign a waiver, know that…"
"Wow, that's heavy.
I've never cut, gone to a hospital for really anything. So I can't claim to know what that's like. But I am a teenager who's been through *slightly* more than the norm amount of issues. I've also…"
"Wow. That's an incredibly challenging position. I'm not a dad or a husband, and I couldn't put myself in your shoes even if I were.
When I was a kid, growing up in a challenging environment, I built my resilience up through my…"
I have been a single dad for most of my daughters' life. She is 18 now and for the past 5 years, it has been an unbelievably hard road. After the sudden loss of her grandmother (my mother back in 2009) she started cutting herself. I have, on several occasions, had to bring her to the hospital for either stitches or for suicidal ideation. It's been hell. After a few years of regular counseling (which she still goers to once a week), and medication, she has been able to curb the cutting and her…See More
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"My logic is that if you're offended by that, you're easily offended.
You ought to look up "ironic". Irony is being offended by somebody thinking you're easily offended. It isn't being disappointed by…"
"There might be a better word than "flatulent".Notice how "oink (oi)" refers to a pig snorting for example.(On the same note an actual pig oinking doesn't particularly sound like the word "oink however)."
"You lost me early, and it got worse from there. Not sure I followed well enough to fully respond.
Women aren't too weak to hear bad language. People who think women aren't too weak to hear bad language aren't weak --…"
"But, I was answering to your strange notion that certain sounds (phonemes (not directly related to body processes) have certain meanings that cross cultures. They don't.
That's an assertion but most evidence I've seen makes me…"
"Your logic makes my head hurt. If you claim that woman isn't weak, you are displaying that you are sensitive and weak, therefor you are proving that in fact women are weak and can't be cussed around because they got offended/sensitive…"