Maladaptive Daydreaming: where wild minds come to rest
Added by jena messer on July 27, 2021 at 3:24pm — No Comments
Added by jena messer on July 26, 2021 at 3:18pm — No Comments
Hello everyone! My name is Katie, but I go by Kat.
I couldn't tell you when I started daydreaming maladaptively, and honestly I don't think it matters considering most people on here either live with maladaptive daydreaming (MD).
I'm also a college student pursuing a bachelor's of science in psychology at the moment. I actually was able to write an English…Continue
Ive posted some time ago a video with a therapist talking about MDD NOW the same therapist is analysing MDD as a trauma coping mechanism in this video from cinema therapy, its worth watching people! Ive always thought Wandavision as a MDD but now Im sure of it:
Added by Rosa Fox on July 13, 2021 at 9:33am — No Comments
On Tuesday my kids and I are flying to NY to visit family. A friend of mine, who used to be my roommate, is going to watch my dogs for me. Because I've been in my head a lot lately, the house is a mess! We're cleaning today. I gave my kids the living room, hallway, and bathroom to do while I take care of the kitchen. (their ages are 20 and 16 but they never clean unless I nag them)
Eventually, we took a break. I have like 80% of the kitchen done. That was over an hour ago, and…Continue
I feel very conflicted about my maladaptive daydreaming. I mean, for most of my life I've lived in my head. Oddly enough, this didn't stop me from living a very active and full life. I would just daydream whenever I didn't absolutely need to be grounded in reality. I've had many wonderful real life experiences and met some amazing people over the past few decades.
The problem is that sometimes my daydreaming gets in the way of life and it's gotten more intense over time. Everyone…Continue
I’ve been daydreaming since i was a child, i didn’t know what daydreaming is or what i was doing. I just liked the feeling it gave me, it helped me coping with my depression and loneliness but when i got older i realized that half of my life i wasn’t actually living i was disconnected from realty. I don’t know its a weird feeling i don’t like it. But my therapist said that i was smart for choosing daydreaming instead of drugs or whatever to cope with my depression and anxiety, but…Continue
I hope I'm not violating any group policies here. I've found this WhatsApp group for MDers to chat with other MDers, so you can join, if you're interested. Would love to meet some of y'all in there
This is the new link. WhatsApp links are…Continue