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Attended an Support Group!!


I finally managed to get out, and attend one of the support groups near me. It was nerve wrecking, but i did it! Yay, what else can i do now!
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Congrats! It seems like 90% of group members never do make it.

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I finally managed to get out, and attend one of the support groups near me. It was nerve wrecking, but i did it! Yay, what else can i do now!
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Congratulations. I love support groups. The first time I attended a meeting I had a mild panic attack but it got better after that. I still get a little nervous before I speak but it's great to feel the anxiety fade away to nothing the more I talk. Support groups are great to vent to people, and they never judge. Another great thing about support groups is I get to work on my exposure therapy regarding public speaking.

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That's awesome, OP! What kind of support group did you go to? Was it the NAMI one or another organization? I used to facilitate a NAMI group, and I think support groups are just such a great way to help encourage others.

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