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Hi, my name is sati! What help can I get with PTSD, Depression and Agoraphobia?

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sati
sati Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited November 2022 in Mental health and wellbeing
Hi I would like to know what help I can get help with I suffer from ptsd and depression and my doctor has told me I'm also suffering from agoraphobia, I find it hard to go outside on my own 

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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Community member Posts: 21,964 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi and welcome to the community Feel free to join in or ask any questions 

    What do you mean by help do you mean financial help or social help 
  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,912 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @sati

    Welcome to the community. I just wanted to comment to say, I moved your post to our Mental Health and Wellbeing category in the hopes you can get some responses, advice or if you have or if you have any more questions to ask :) 

    I'm so sorry you are finding it so difficult at the moment. After doing some research I found a list of therapies on the NHS website that are offered to help Agoraphobia. There is also information about how to refer yourself if this is the route you want to take. 

    Everyone is different, but I personally found Cognitive Behaviour Therapy was very helpful for my anxiety and depression. 
    Hannah - She / Her

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  • DisabilityPlus
    DisabilityPlus Community member Posts: 4 Listener
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    Dear Sati. 

    For open disclosure, I am the director and owner of DisabilityPlus Counselling & Psychotherapy. We find through our sessions with our clients that a combination of issues is common when Disabilities or specific life challenges are factored into a person's life. You are not alone; there is support through counselling, support groups and this fantastic scope community.     
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