Have you ever had a so-called "mental breakdown/nervous breakdown" before?

Posted by: PetersSmith

Mental breakdown (also known as a nervous breakdown) is a colloquial term for an acute, time-limited psychiatric disorder that manifests primarily as severe stress-induced depression, anxiety or dissociation in a previously functional individual, to the extent that they are no longer able to function on a day-to-day basis until the disorder is resolved.

  • Yes; things just became too much.

  • No; things have never gotten to that severe point for me, or if it did I managed to control myself.

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