Top
10
Doctor insights on: Feelings Of Intense Guilt

Share
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 doctors shared insights

Feelings Of Intense Guilt (Overview)

Feelings of intense guilt are clinical findings in which a person feels severe guilt which may be due to depression or post-traumatic stress disorder.


1

1
Can feeling guilty cause health problems?

Can feeling guilty cause health problems?

Guilt feelings: Absolutely! guilt feelings can not only cause illness, they are often caused by an illness called depression. Guilt feelings result in a great deal of suffering and you would be wise to consult with a psychotherapist. If you are diagnosed with depression, medication may also help in alleviating your suffering. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 doctors shared insights

Feelings Of Intense Guilt (Overview)

Feelings of intense guilt are clinical findings in which a person feels severe guilt which may be due to depression or post-traumatic stress disorder.


3

3
How do you get rid of feelings of hopelessness?

How do you get rid of feelings of hopelessness?

Help others : If that doesn't help there may be a neuro chemical issue that may need a temporary solution with medications.Long term solution is counseling to figure out past hurts or unsettled issues that need to be addressed. ...Read more

4

4
What to do if I'm feeling guilty I get a migraine also if I tell any one about it I feel evan more guilty. what should I do?

What to do if I'm feeling guilty I get a migraine also if I tell any one about it I feel evan more guilty. what should I do?

"Normal guilt": Includes those times when we know we are making choices that vary from our value system. "neurotic guilt" is excessive and we feel guilty over too many things. Please reflect or speak w/a friend to determine your situation and see a mental health professional if the latter. See doc about headaches also to rule out neurological issues. Peace and good health. ...Read more

5

5
Feelings of intense guilt over my parenting of child when young whenever I see things associated with childhood?

Feelings of intense guilt over my parenting of child when young whenever I see things associated with childhood?

Counseling.: I'm sorry you're having these feelings. If it's just associated with a specific area of your life (parenting a child), and not affecting your sleep, appetite or having feelings of guilt or sadness in other areas of your life, then this is something best be explored by a counselor or therapist, and not a doctor at this point. Your doctor may have good recommendations of counselors though. ...Read more

6

6
Feelings of intense guilt whenever i see things associated with childhood, what to do?

Feelings of intense guilt whenever i see things associated with childhood, what to do?

You must have: Experienced some painful experiences growing up. Even though you are now grown reminders of childhood make, you regress to feeling like a child caught doing something wrong, even if you have done nothing warranting the guilt. Consider speaking with a therapist to get beyond this. ...Read more

7

7
Can you tell me how can I stop having intense feelings of guilt and shame every time someone yells at me?

Shame: Shame is a basic needed feeling. From very early in our life we start to have a relationship with this feeling. Shame is telling us that the world is not giving us what we want. The most important aspect of that is we want human connection. It helps us determine what is wrong but it can become toxic. Engaging with a good therapist should help. It is complex. Brianlynchmd.Com. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
With ocs is it normal to have guilty feelings when you eat?

Perhaps: I believe you are speaking about obsessive-compulsive disorder which is often part of an eating disorder where guilt about eating leads to serious weight loss; known as anorexia involving avoidance of food. I would strongly suggest being evaluated by a psychiatrist. ...Read more

10

10
Can feeling guilty cause health problems?

Guilt feelings: Absolutely! guilt feelings can not only cause illness, they are often caused by an illness called depression. Guilt feelings result in a great deal of suffering and you would be wise to consult with a psychotherapist. If you are diagnosed with depression, medication may also help in alleviating your suffering. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Selby Jacobs
215 doctors shared insights

Guilt (Definition)

to say Guilt is any way I can control you and make you feel anxious doing it. Its an atypical anxiety state that you feel when you are accused of doing something you should not have done, or you didn't do something you should have. The underlying feeling you have is resentment, but that remains unexpressed as you ...Read more