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How to stop being a failure?

I know that sounds really over dramatic, but basically I'm 17 and in my second year of college (UK) and my attendance is really really bad. There's a number of reasons for this, and a lot of it is down to me being stupid and unmotivated. But at the same time, grandad just passed away over the summer and my mum is an ex alcoholic who is wobbling lately (I caught her buying drink) and I'm constantly worried about it all. I already have anxiety/depression but mt doctor won't give me any medication because I'm under 18. I know I'm stupid for letting this get in the way of my work, but I can't find a way through it. I might be getting kicked off my course because of it, they haven't decided if I'm allowed to stay or not yet. I feel really overwhelmed. How can I start going to class and proving myself, or should I just quit since so far I'm clearly incapable?

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