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.
Managing bipolar disorder behavior involves more than medications. Changes in mood are affected by factors in our environment.
A therapist writes with humor and passion about her struggles with panic attacks, generalized anxiety disorder, and an eating disorder.
Still, I resisted. For several years, I didn’t want to accept that the push and pull of depression was a permanent part of me.
There is only one thing that gets me through the bipolar cycles and that is time. It is a cliché but, during my cycles, the only way is through.