You need support. For example, if you rarely leave the house because it hurts too much to move, people might think they shouldn't bother you. Look for a support group that works for you. Forums, lists, and chat rooms let you read messages from others and leave your own messages. Do not use colored backgrounds for your text as they can cause headaches and eye irritation paih some people.
These services include support groups, peer counseling, telephone help lines, and drop-in centers. Do not ignore a host rioms they ask you a question. There is no reason for you to engage in conversation with people who are being mean to you. Offensive jokes off-color, racist, homophobic, sexist, etc.
Know when it's time to stop talking and listen or to just enjoy your friend's company. Ask questions to be sure you know what people want.
Having fun is permitted, but please have respect for people who need to talk about serious issues. Cnronic library, community center, or phone book may have a list.
You feel too sad to want to talk to people. If you can improve your social support, it can help you deal with your pain. You must be age fhat or over in order to our chat room.
Discuss controversial subjects such as religion and politics with caution. There are plenty of rooms online where you can do this.
A consumer provider is someone who has been trained to help others with the same type of problems. Please use the same nickname every time you cht. If you ask for something, be sure you make yourself understood. Members with nicknames may idle up to two hours, Guests will be booted in one hour.
People who enter as "Guest" will be asked to use one. Our rooms are meant for people with chronic pain disorders, their friends and family, and people who have recovered from chronic pain disorders. Pain and recovery are the priority. Don't always complain or talk about yourself.
Our rooms are meant to be a supportive environment where you may freely discuss your problems and successes or just relax with friends who know how you feel. Rather than argue with someone who is bothering you, use the Ignore feature. A consumer-run service is a group, or part of a group, in which people with the same problem provide services. However, you may not use the Ignore feature on a host or assistant host.
Other groups focus on support. Safety While we hope to keep the rooms as safe as possible, ultimately you must take care of yourself.
You can exchange stories, let off steam, and ask and answer questions. Group members can give you support, advice, and encouragement. Perhaps you avoid other people.
It works the same in chat. Ask them about their families, jobs, and interests.
Topic chats will be announced. These groups often are led by chroni professional, such as a teacher or a doctor who shares information about the problem. Chat Room 2 is for scheduled topic chats.