Bengali Mental Health – Fahimina Ahmed says she’s experiencing many more highs and lows in her bipolar disorder because of the volatile political climate.
Podcast interview with mental health advocate, certified peer specialist, and author, Michael Solomon who lives with bipolar disorder.
After my bipolar diagnosis I got married, got divorced, lost my job due to the stigma of mental illness, and attend two assisted outpatient hospital programs.
“Honey, I will be checking on you every fifteen minutes.” I stared at her, puzzled, until she leveled me with a four-word gut punch: “You’re on suicide watch.”
Sitawa Wafula is a Kenyan mental health blogger and advocate for people living with mental health conditions and their families.