Maladaptive Daydreaming: where wild minds come to rest
Recently I have been getting into the Myers Briggs test and have been finding some very interesting correlations between types. I'm an ENFP that has struggled with MDD my whole life. In descriptions of 'N' vs 'S' there is a common theme that N's are more "imaginative" and tend to day dream. It makes me wonder if types with strong N's are more likely to develop MDD. So could everyone post their MBTI type? I'm really interested if we will have an S types and how their DD differ from the…Continue
I've been lurking here for a long time but never posted. I've been curious about my condition but never thought I could fix it and figured it was too late anyway. I am 60 years old and have had MDD as long as I can remember. It has had a terrible effect on my life, kept me from relationships, career, etc. But I have been resigned to it and that's why I never posted.
I am posting now because something has disrupted my MDD and there is no one else I can turn to except this community. I…Continue
This isn't related to Daydreaming, but it's something weird that happened over the past 3 days.
So, yesterday, at around 8:00 AM, I was going to a nearby park; to jog. On the sidewalk, I saw a frail man; dressed in rags; shivering. The man called out to me and said that he has a fever and asked me to get him some paracetamol. I obliged but at 8:00 AM, the drugstores weren't open. So, I had to get some from my house. I ran to my house and my mom freaked out and told me not to go to the…Continue