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    Junior Member
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    Councillor was a jerk.

    Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:58 am

    I came to get help and all I got was a councillor who failed to be empathetic and made me feel even more crappy than I already felt.

    I’ve always had issues with seeing professional mental health people and I thought I’d give this a try. But now I feel even worse and don’t want to put my trust in councillors or psychologists at all.
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    Senior Member
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    Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:12 pm

    Re: Councillor was a jerk.

    Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:32 am

    hi [mention]Matt13[/mention]

    Welcome to the forum.

    I'm sorry to read that services have not been helpful for you. Unfortunately, it may take time to find the right person to help you, but I hope you keep trying as when you do find the right person, the assistance that can be provided might be life changing.

    Please keep trying and I hope you find the assistance yo are looking for in this forum.

    Take care and all the best.

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    Junior Member
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    Joined: Wed Apr 15, 2020 5:51 pm

    Re: Councillor was a jerk.

    Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:37 pm

    Councillors can be jerks. Definitely. Matching with one is a difficult process.

    My friend went for domestic violence counselling and .... her fkg psych asked her for a date. That's all kinds of wrong. I'm trying to get her to report him.

    I rang Turning Point 2x today and had completely different experiences. People are people. Keep trying.
    Don't give up. I had a superb counsellor in 2017 when I needed drink counselling. She has moved practices and I can't find her now.
    Hey ho .... keep trying. I am.

    Let me know how you go. It's important.
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    Community Builder
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    Joined: Mon Aug 17, 2020 9:04 am

    Re: Councillor was a jerk.

    Fri Sep 04, 2020 1:17 pm

    Hey [mention]Matt13[/mention]
    How are you going with your journey trying to find a counsellor you connect with?
    Sometimes it can be hard to find one that we click with - but I assure you, the right one is out there!
    Have you tried our webchat? Maybe this could be another spot to try link in with someone that you connect with
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    Community Builder
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    Joined: Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:21 pm

    Re: Councillor was a jerk.

    Thu Feb 04, 2021 4:21 pm

    Hey @Matt13 just checking in to see how you're going so far with 2021. Let us know how you're travelling and all and if you have been able to get support too .
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