On losing my mind with bipolar disorder, the bottom line is this: I need to take my medication, no matter how much faith I possess.
Dr. Erin K. Stair’s new book, Manic Kingdom, is a “harrowing, breathless, and beautiful journey” that will leave you spellbound.
Sitawa Wafula is a Kenyan mental health blogger and advocate for people living with mental health conditions and their families.
It took a year for me to find the courage to google “bipolar disorder.” On some level I knew I needed professional help, but there were a lot of risks.
Being hospitalized for a “break from reality” is a part of my history, and it does not define me. I can understand this with distance from the experience.