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Joydivider

Member since:
11.03.2015

Joydivider's profile

I haven't gambled for

545

days

Date Post
22-06-2017 Well Im certainly posting much less because its and extra step that shouldnt be needed and becomes a…
22-06-2017 Hi I just think you have to focus on what gambling did to you the last time and the time before that…
19-06-2017 Yes it is interesting Phil. Im still coming to terms with the fact that I used to put hundreds of po…
18-06-2017 I dont really understand all this. Am I missing something? Its whatever works for each individual. I…
17-06-2017 Yes I remember staff members coming over trying to promote a game but to be honest they didnt have t…
17-06-2017 Hi Aaron You are not alone and you are in the right place. Your story is similar to mine and I stopp…
16-06-2017 Hi Jay W. I can only advise that you talk through what you have done with people close. You can also…
13-06-2017 Hi Thats an interesting one. Can you say you dont agree with gambling  without losing your position…
13-06-2017 Agreed volcano and there are some great videos on You Tube. The first post was long winded but worth…
12-06-2017 Yes Skeptic is not saying that its a black and white issue of taking no responsibility. Of course we…
08-06-2017 See how you go jacktajackson with good blocks in place. Any other form of gambling keeps those gambl…
07-06-2017 Hi I dont but Im absolutely certain that stress, anxiety and depression directly trigger compulsive …
07-06-2017 Hi jacktajackson. I agree with with the others here but would say that there is a point to be made a…
02-06-2017 Hi Skeptic1981. I agree with you and those are the depths to which its preferable that addiction is …
28-05-2017 Yes I didnt want to go too deep and put people off. However I dont think we can ignore just how lost…
28-05-2017 Some areas are less materialistic and more spiritual. I admire the tribes who seem to have  a purer…
25-05-2017 Hi Thats a very good point by davey and it does work in that you spend a certain amount wisely on go…
23-05-2017 I think we need some humour about well Im still here and plodding along. You have to laugh otherwise…
22-05-2017 Hi j1992. Welcome to the forum. This will be your first step for change as long as you realise that …
20-05-2017 Hi sm 0787. Welcome to the forum. I hope you are starting to feel a sense of relief that its out in …
19-05-2017 I am finding it helpful to do the IAPT counselling. This is mainly because I like to talk through fe…
19-05-2017 [quote=Phil72] I am totally committed to recovery and abstinence! I know you were pulling my leg??!!…
18-05-2017 Well Out of control would be the key words in the first post. Im sure there are people who go to the…
17-05-2017 Its a complex subject. I have experienced some form of depression all my knowing life. I have never …
17-05-2017 Hi Please go and talk with people and get financial advice. Write down your debt and please dont let…
17-05-2017 Hi frankie123 Welcome to the forum. The title of your thread interests me becuase its refreshing to …
16-05-2017 Hi KarenH. The reply in a tactful way is yes we do (because it can not be ignored) I admire you for …
15-05-2017 Hi Adam eddy. It looks as thought you are finally beginning to see gambling for the irresponsible an…
15-05-2017 Hi Poon10 Yes you should use every technique you feel comfortable with to let your partner know how …
14-05-2017 Hi Had enough now. I have been through a DRO so can advise that the Citizens Advice Bureau are very …
10-05-2017 I just think we have to get through to new members and I wouldnt really discuss that they havent rea…
08-05-2017 [quote=andyrr] I think banks should definitely do more.  They seem happy to increase credit limits …
08-05-2017 Some very good points are being raised here. Ive walked home in a numb depressed state many times. S…
07-05-2017 It did with me but I dont want others to reach rock bottom. I think bottoming out can have different…
07-05-2017 Yes and I see some posts where nothing has changed in terms of the measures needed to allow the mind…
07-05-2017 Hi Twizzler92. Your story starts like most of us so you are not alone in experiencing the addiction.…
06-05-2017 Hi Jamzie23 You need to tell your parents all about the addiction if you can as soon as possible. On…
06-05-2017 Hi Jamzie We can help you and this forum will be a great help to you. Please ring gamcare as many ti…
06-05-2017 Hi charliemlcfc. Welcome to the forum. With the greatest of respect you seem confused and we have al…
04-05-2017 I glanced at an advert in a window which was simply stating "£500 for £1". I did a bit of a double…
30-04-2017 Hi Im not sure but sometimes target amounts whether it be 1 day or 1 year are helpful to mention. pe…
30-04-2017 Hi mumof3 I dont know all about the ins and outs of your relationship but he may be very confused at…
29-04-2017 Hi saj1989. Yes you will find that some operators arent exactly rushing around making sure the block…
28-04-2017 You will get that back when they see your honesty and understand more about the addiction. We were n…
28-04-2017 Surely play lose starve would be a more accurate representation in an advert. Does the winning come …
28-04-2017 Hi Bop5 times. You will become calmer and even serene as time goes on. You will start looking at lif…
26-04-2017 Very nicely written Prosaic but my overwhelming view is that something would have been done about it…
26-04-2017 Hi Matt. Well done for writing your full story and welcome to the forum. I have high hopes for you b…
22-04-2017 Hi Everyone is welcome here on the forum. There is no shame in admitting to a gambling addiction and…
22-04-2017 Great but you will have to face that the money will be taken back by the banks because there is no b…

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