saw a doctor today, got a referral to a psychiatrist and another specialist regarding my health. Also got a depression screening, that freaked me out a bit. anyways, that’s good I guess.
Baby steps. Good job.
That’s great news, Graciee. And the depression screening is pretty regular for anyone wanting to see a therapist, they will usually do that or a suicidal tendency screening just to get an idea of what kind of care would be best for you. The good news is that they didn’t find you to be a danger to yourself or others, otherwise you’d be in a hospital probably. So this is great, I know that was one thing you were worried about, and now you won’t have to. I hope things continue to look up for you, you deserve it.
That’s good! Great first steps in taking care of your mental health! As Sapphire stated, depression screenings are pretty standard. In seeking mental health care, it probably won’t be the only time you’re given one - they like to keep an eye on how you’re doing with treatment so they can make better plans for you.
That’s awesome @ahhspencer. Those are some really positive news. It’s okay if it’s a bit scary. All of this is new. But you can be sure that you are doing the right thing. The steps you’re taking for your well-being are huge, and so important. So proud of you. We’ll keep standing by your side through all of this.
Good morning @ahhspencer
How’s it going? Just checking in. Any update?
hi! nothing new on my doctors appointments, just waiting to find one. thanks for checking up though
I’m so proud of you for seeking self improvement
The process of evaluations and screenings can be scary and challenging, but it will ultimately become beneficial. I am so happy to hear you are reaching out and striving for improvement! You got this!
Best of luck to you on your journey.
Sending well wishes