I am in a prestigious high school where my parents enrolled me in a program for highly gifted students. This program is stressing me out completely, because I have no social life and get about four hours per night sleep.
I go home and cry every day because it is just too much for me. I don’t even go out over weekends, because I have to study.
My parents are divorced. My dad wants me to qualify for an elite American school but my mom wants me to get into a Japanese school. They cannot even agree over custody of me and I am being pulled in so many directions.
What can I do to deal with the stress?
I am a 28-year-old university student and still living with my parents. They still expect me to be home at a certain time. I chose the university because my dad refused to support me financially if I moved into a dorm at a university of my choice. My dad even wanted me to share a car pool with his friends, but I refused and am taking the bus because it gives me a little freedom even though it is inconvenient.
I have got a good job and with my studies I am hardly ever at home. My parents are always complaining because