One thing I enjoy most is reading other articles and blog posts about mental illness and will be sharing my Top 3 with you in the hopes of increasing awareness: Mental Health: A New Priority in Corporate America – by Nancy Wang Joe Sifer was a moody, agitated and sometimes angry young employee at Booz Allen … Continue reading The Daily Gazette: March 14th, 2015
When I was first diagnosed with bipolar depression I actually took it rather well. I was relieved to have an explanation and some sort of lifeline to get out of the hell I was going through. Between raising three children under five, a tween, working full time and being a partner, well damn...it's enough to … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Coming Out
We all know how important love can be and are familiar with the old adage, "Love is all we need" but in reality is it truly enough when it comes to relationships with people who struggle with mental illness? I'm going to share a bit about my life and then examine this issue from both … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Is Love Enough?
Now, there is only so much my brain can do to think my mind into believing things are better than they feel (because, you know I get my own special brand of funky symptoms) but there are three things in my "Fake it 'til you make it" toolkit I thought I'd share for folks who are down in the dumps … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Fake it ’til You Make It Baby!