Mental Illness

I Stopped Self-Harming. Now What?
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I Stopped Self-Harming. Now What?

This article is a follow-up to questions received on Twitter in regard to a prior piece on self-harm.

Is Self-Harm About Seeking Attention?
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Is Self-Harm About Seeking Attention?

Is self-harm about seeking attention? In this post, I share my personal experience with self-harming.

Putting the Bipolar Brain to Bed (or Trying to)
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Putting the Bipolar Brain to Bed (or Trying to)

What’s it like when an overactive mind won’t shut off at night? Here’s a (mostly) fictional and humorous look at what a bipolar brain looks like from the inside on a sleepless night. | #bipolar #overthinking #SpeakingBipolar

The Two Faces of Bipolar Disorder
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The Two Faces of Bipolar Disorder

I am invincible and can conquer everything. I am beaten and broken. I can’t do anything. Sound familiar? Read how the two extremes of bipolar can affect you. | #bipolar #mentalillness #SpeakingBipolar

Unique Challenges of Bipolar With Other Health Issues
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Unique Challenges of Bipolar With Other Health Issues

Can you survive bipolar with other health issues? What things should you consider in your treatment? Read this post for guidance. | #SpeakingBipolar #bipolar #mentalillness #chronicillness