living with mental illness

5 Hard Truths About Having Bipolar Disorder You Need to Know

5 Hard Truths About Having Bipolar Disorder You Need to Know

I had so many things wrong when I was first diagnosed with bipolar disorder. This story includes five truths I wish I had known in the beginning. | #bipolar #speakingbipolar #bipolarclub #bipolarlife

Can Positivity Be Toxic?
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Can Positivity Be Toxic?

Is positivity the key to curing mental illness? Or does it make things worse? Read one bipolar writer’s words on the subject. | #speakingbipolar #bipolarclub #bipolar #positivity

Coping With Bipolar When a Celebrity Death Devastates You

Coping With Bipolar When a Celebrity Death Devastates You

Is it okay to grieve when a celebrity dies? How do you move on? This story will help you make sense of bipolar grief so you can move on. | #speakingbipolar #bipolarclub

Let Your Painful Past Fall Away From You
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Let Your Painful Past Fall Away From You

Today is the day to let go. My lungs ached like I had just been punched in the chest. It took all the strength I…

The Bipolar Relationship Dilemma: Why We Run

The Bipolar Relationship Dilemma: Why We Run

A look at how bipolar affects relationships and what you can do to improve your chances of being successful. | #speakingbipolar #bipolar #bipolarclub #bipolarstrong