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 I THINK: YOUR DEPRESSION HAS BEEN BEATING YOU UP FOR YEARS.
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 FOR SO LONG THAT YOU'VE FORGOTTEN THAT IT'S WRONG. YOU DON'T
 SEE ANY GOOD IN YOURSELF, AND YOu DON'T HAVE ANY HOPE.
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 A MARINE: TRAPPED FOR YEARS BEHIND ENEMY LINES, YOUR GUN
 HAS BEEN TAKEN AWAY, YOU'RE OUT OF AMMO, YOU'RE
 MALNOURISHED, AND YOU'VE PROBABLY CAIGHT SOME KIND OF
 JUNGLE VIRUS THAT'S MAKING YOU HALLLICINATE GIANT SPIDERS
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 I'M NOT DYING OUT HERE."
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 BUT A STICK, IF THATS WHAT IT TAKES TO GET TO SAFETY
 ALL IM DOING IS HANDING OUT STICKS
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I needed this.


Thank you to all the people who posted this so I ended up seeing it.  I really needed this right now. Thank you!

Yeah… Not gonna lie… I cried…


We need more people like this


Goddamn it stop making me feel human

The therapist I wanna be.

Text in the image:
“I’m a therapist and keep this poster in my waiting room, apparently it’s saved a few lives.”
I don’t like the phrase “a cry for help.” I just don’t like how it sounds. When somebody says to me, “I’m thinking about suicide. I have a plan: I just need a reason not to do it,” the last thing I see is helplessness.
I think your depression has been beating you up for years. It’s called you ugly, and stupid, and pathetic, and a failure, for so long that you’ve forgotten that it’s wrong. You don’t see any good in yourself, and you don’t have any hope.
But still here you are: you’ve come over to me, banged on my door and said, “HEY! Staying alive is REALLY HARD right now! Just give me something to fight with! I don’t care if it’s a stick! Give me a stick and I can stay alive!”
How is that helpless? I think that’s incredible. You’re like a marine: trapped for years behind enemy lines. Your gun has been taken away, you’re out of ammo, you’re malnourished, and you’ve probably caught some kind of jungle virus that’s making you hallucinate giant spiders.
And you’re still just going, “GIVE ME A STICK. I’M NOT DYING OUT HERE.”“A cry for help” makes it sound like I’m supposed to take pity on you, but you don’t need my pity. This isn’t pathetic. This is the will to survive. This is how humans lived long enough to become the dominant species.
With NO hope, running on NOTHING, you’re ready to cut through a hundred miles of hostile jungle with nothing but a stick, if that’s what it takes to get to safety.
All I’m doing is handing out sticks.
You’re the one saying alive.


I legit cried at this. I’ve needed to hear it put this way. Bless this post.


Every time I see this post I stop to read the whole image.  It always helps — even on the good days.  
Because it wasn’t weakness.  It wasn’t shameful to seek help.  It wasn’t pathetic to “cry for help”.  I was looking for a stick, be that from myself or from someone else.  I was trying to find a way out. I was trying to heal myself.

this is fuckin incredible. 


I’m sorry if I repost to many of these, but if it could be someone’s “stick” then it’s worth it

irondad-not-ironsad: aurora-nerin: tea-rabbits: ultimate-science-nerd: positivelyqueerace: dreamsrainandwitchythings: intp-again: muslimintp-1999-girl: asexualchristian: mentalmentalhealth: girlwhorpsalot: I needed this. Thank you to all the people who posted this so I ended up seeing it. I really needed this right now. Thank you! Yeah… Not gonna lie… I cried… We need more people like this Goddamn it stop making me feel human The therapist I wanna be. Text in the image: “I’m a therapist and keep this poster in my waiting room, apparently it’s saved a few lives.” I don’t like the phrase “a cry for help.” I just don’t like how it sounds. When somebody says to me, “I’m thinking about suicide. I have a plan: I just need a reason not to do it,” the last thing I see is helplessness. I think your depression has been beating you up for years. It’s called you ugly, and stupid, and pathetic, and a failure, for so long that you’ve forgotten that it’s wrong. You don’t see any good in yourself, and you don’t have any hope. But still here you are: you’ve come over to me, banged on my door and said, “HEY! Staying alive is REALLY HARD right now! Just give me something to fight with! I don’t care if it’s a stick! Give me a stick and I can stay alive!” How is that helpless? I think that’s incredible. You’re like a marine: trapped for years behind enemy lines. Your gun has been taken away, you’re out of ammo, you’re malnourished, and you’ve probably caught some kind of jungle virus that’s making you hallucinate giant spiders. And you’re still just going, “GIVE ME A STICK. I’M NOT DYING OUT HERE.”“A cry for help” makes it sound like I’m supposed to take pity on you, but you don’t need my pity. This isn’t pathetic. This is the will to survive. This is how humans lived long enough to become the dominant species. With NO hope, running on NOTHING, you’re ready to cut through a hundred miles of hostile jungle with nothing but a stick, if that’s what it takes to get to safety. All I’m doing is handing out sticks. You’re the one saying alive. I legit cried at this. I’ve needed to hear it put this way. Bless this post. Every time I see this post I stop to read the whole image. It always helps — even on the good days. Because it wasn’t weakness. It wasn’t shameful to seek help. It wasn’t pathetic to “cry for help”. I was looking for a stick, be that from myself or from someone else. I was trying to find a way out. I was trying to heal myself. this is fuckin incredible.  I’m sorry if I repost to many of these, but if it could be someone’s “stick” then it’s worth it

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Alive
Alive

I'm a therapist and keep this poster in my waiting room apparently it's saved a few lives I DONT LIKE THE PHRASE A CRY FOR HELPェJuST DONT LKE HOW IT SOuNDS WHEN SOMEBODY SAYS TO ME I'M THINKING ABOUT SUICIDE I HAVE A PLAN I JUST NEED A REASON NOT TO DOITTHE LAST THING I SEE IS HELPLESSNESS I THINK YOUR DEPRESSION HAS BEEN BEATING YOU UP FOR YEARS IT'S CALLED YOU UGLY AND STUPID AND PATHETIC AND A FAILURE FOR SO LONG THAT YOU'VE FORGOTTEN THAT IT'S WRONG YOU DON'T SEE ANY GOOD IN YOURSELF AND YOu DON'T HAVE ANY HOPE BUT STILL HERE YOu ARE YOU'VE COME OVER TO ME BANGED ON MY DOOR AND SAID HEY! STAYING ALIVE IS REALLY HARD RIGHT NOW! JUST GIVE ME SOMETHING TO FIGHT WITHI I DON'T CARE IF IT'S A STICK! GIVE ME A STICK AND I CAN STAY ALIVE! HOW IS THAT HELPLESS? I THINK THAT'S INCREDIBLE YOU'RE LIKE A MARINE TRAPPED FOR YEARS BEHIND ENEMY LINES YOUR GUN HAS BEEN TAKEN AWAY YOU'RE OUT OF AMMO YOU'RE MALNOURISHED AND YOU'VE PROBABLY CAIGHT SOME KIND OF JUNGLE VIRUS THAT'S MAKING YOU HALLLICINATE GIANT SPIDERS AND YOU'RE STILL JUST GOING GIVE ME A STICK I'M NOT DYING OUT HERE A CRY FOR HELP MAKES IT SOND LIKE I'M SuppOSED TO AKE PITY ON YOu BUT YOU DON'T NEED MY PITY THIS ISNT PATHETIC THIS IS THE WILL TO SURVIVE THIS IS HOW HUMANS LIVED LONG ENOIGH TO BECOME THE DOMINANT SPECIES WITH NO HOPE RUNNING ON NOTHING YOU'RE READY TO CLIT THROUGH A HUNDRED MILES OF HOSTILE JUNGLE WITH NOTHING BUT A STICK IF THATS WHAT IT TAKES TO GET TO SAFETY ALL IM DOING IS HANDING OUT STICKS YOU'RE THE ONE STAYING ALIVE irondad-not-ironsad aurora-nerin tea-rabbits ultimate-science-nerd positivelyqueerace dreamsrainandwitchythings intp-again muslimintp-1999-girl asexualchristian mentalmentalhealth girlwhorpsalot I needed this Thank you to all the people who posted this so I ended up seeing it I really needed this right now Thank you! Yeah… Not gonna lie… I cried… We need more people like this Goddamn it stop making me feel human The therapist I wanna be Text in the image “I’m a therapist and keep this poster in my waiting room apparently it’s saved a few lives” I don’t like the phrase “a cry for help” I just don’t like how it sounds When somebody says to me “I’m thinking about suicide I have a plan I just need a reason not to do it” the last thing I see is helplessness I think your depression has been beating you up for years It’s called you ugly and stupid and pathetic and a failure for so long that you’ve forgotten that it’s wrong You don’t see any good in yourself and you don’t have any hope But still here you are you’ve come over to me banged on my door and said “HEY! Staying alive is REALLY HARD right now! Just give me something to fight with! I don’t care if it’s a stick! Give me a stick and I can stay alive!” How is that helpless? I think that’s incredible You’re like a marine trapped for years behind enemy lines Your gun has been taken away you’re out of ammo you’re malnourished and you’ve probably caught some kind of jungle virus that’s making you hallucinate giant spiders And you’re still just going “GIVE ME A STICK I’M NOT DYING OUT HERE”“A cry for help” makes it sound like I’m supposed to take pity on you but you don’t need my pity This isn’t pathetic This is the will to survive This is how humans lived long enough to become the dominant species With NO hope running on NOTHING you’re ready to cut through a hundred miles of hostile jungle with nothing but a stick if that’s what it takes to get to safety All I’m doing is handing out sticks You’re the one saying alive I legit cried at this I’ve needed to hear it put this way Bless this post Every time I see this post I stop to read the whole image It always helps — even on the good days Because it wasn’t weakness It wasn’t shameful to seek help It wasn’t pathetic to “cry for help” I was looking for a stick be that from myself or from someone else I was trying to find a way out I was trying to heal myself this is fuckin incredible I’m sorry if I repost to many of these but if it could be someone’s “stick” then it’s worth it Meme

found @ 23 likes ON 2019-07-17 09:26:14 BY ME.ME

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