Welcome to my big fat bipolar life. I know what you are thinking. That is the dumbest name you have ever heard for a blog. Yes, it is. And, no, it is not. But we’ll get back to that later. If you are here, you probably have your own bipolar disorder diagnosis, or someone you … [Read more...] about Welcome to My Big Fat Bipolar Life
Part of leveraging my 24 years of experience navigating bipolar disorder to help you live a fuller, more balanced life includes educating you. These blog posts combine my personal journey with the facts about various bipolar-related issues.
When I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, no one was more surprised than I was. Depression was always my personal demon. The highs of bipolar disorder were conspicuously absent from my symptoms. How do I describe depression? It feels like I am walking through quicksand, and … [Read more...] about 3 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Is Depressed