Surviving Bipolar

Part 16: Friends Kept Me Busy, My Therapist Was a Disappointment
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Part 16: Friends Kept Me Busy, My Therapist Was a Disappointment

Part 16 of the Surviving Bipolar Series tells the story of what happened the first few weeks after my stay in a psychiatric hospital.

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Part 15: Leaving the Psychiatric Hospital and Taking a Break Before Returning to Life
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Part 15: Leaving the Psychiatric Hospital and Taking a Break Before Returning to Life

Part 15 of the Surviving Bipolar Series describes the first few days after leaving a psychiatric hospital. Read how bipolar disorder feels on the inside. | #SpeakingBipolar #mentalhealth #mentalillness #bipolardisorder #mentalillnessawareness

Part 14: Coming Out of Sedation in the Psychiatric Ward: The Valuable Life Insights I Gained
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Part 14: Coming Out of Sedation in the Psychiatric Ward: The Valuable Life Insights I Gained

Have you or someone you know been struggling with bipolar disorder?

In my experience in a psychiatric hospital, I learned about addiction and connected to patients like me.

During my stay, I found gratitude and hope.

Read my story now to learn how to start finding peace while living with mental illness.

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Part 13: Watching a Meltdown and Opening Up In Group Therapy
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Part 13: Watching a Meltdown and Opening Up In Group Therapy

During days 5 and 6 in a psychiatric hospital, I finally started to feel like I was making progress. Read Part 13 of the Surviving Bipolar Series where Scott Ninneman shares the early days of his bipolar disorder journey.
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Part 12: Visitors, Lies, and Complicated Emotions (Day 4 in a Psychiatric Hospital)
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Part 12: Visitors, Lies, and Complicated Emotions (Day 4 in a Psychiatric Hospital)

On my fourth day in a psychiatric hospital, I was finally able to have visitors. After feeling isolated for days, it was an incredible relief to feel the comfort of friends. But the visit also brought unexpected challenges. Read Part 12 of the Surviving Bipolar Series.
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