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#428765 - 03/22/13 10:49 PM My Intro
Devin Offline


Registered: 03/20/13
Posts: 6
Loc: United States
I'm Devin I'm always nervous around people in public except for my wife of 3 months, whom I'm having a baby with. I joined to see if I can get some ideas to be more trusting of people (all the doctor's helped me with is depression) I'm still to ashamed of what happened to me to tell people in person the only ones I've told non-anonymously is my wife and psychiatrist.

I feel like I'm a burden to everyone I'm close to and I don't want my daughter to think there's something wrong with her dad, I just need to get some peace of mind.

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#428773 - 03/23/13 12:27 AM Re: My Intro [Re: Devin]
traveler Offline
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Registered: 02/07/06
Posts: 3515
Loc: somewhere in Africa
Welcome, Devin!

you've come to a good place for help in reaching those goals.
tell us more about yourself when you feel up to it.
and let us know how we can support you.

Lee
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As my life goes on I believe somehow something's changed
Something deep inside...
I've been searchin so long to find an answer
Now I know my life has meaning
Now I see myself as I am, feeling very free...
When my tears have come to an end I will understand
What I left behind: a part of me. Chicago


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#428801 - 03/23/13 07:49 AM Re: My Intro [Re: Devin]
Jude Offline


Registered: 08/09/12
Posts: 1600
Loc: New England
Originally Posted By: Devin
.....I'm still to ashamed of what happened to me to tell people in person ....

Welcome To MS Devin!

You've taken a courageous first step in facing and dealing with what was done to you, just by speaking out. Take your time, but know that every time you talk about it, it has less power over you. As some one said to me when I first got here: "CSA takes place in secret, but healing is done out loud".

We all have our own stories to tell, and our own wounds to heal. But we also have much in common. Soak up the wisdom from others who are further down this road. Share your own wisdom with others. You will overcome this.

Jude
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Seems I've got to have a change of scene
Every night I have the strangest dreams
Imprisoned by the way it could have been
Left here on my own or so it seems
I've got to leave before I start to scream
Joe Cocker

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#428866 - 03/23/13 09:09 PM Re: My Intro [Re: Devin]
Devin Offline


Registered: 03/20/13
Posts: 6
Loc: United States
Thanks for the warm welcome guys! I'll tell my story some time.

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