Being dismissed by mental health professionals

TW This post mentions self-harm, suicidal thoughts and eating disorders. Just because you don't have the help you need, doesn't mean you don't deserve it. Everyone deserves help. — @TalkingAboutBPD) July 13, 2017 I have recently been able to access help from mental health services. This is momentous for me, as someone who has had either a difficult or a non-existent relationship with mental health services. I have multiple experiences of being refused help from mental health staff in Accident and Emergency. Being told to leave theA&E department without any help when I was overwhelmingly suicidal was probably the most frightening experience of my life. I ended up feeling so distressed, out of

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