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How to Identify Domestic Abuse
Abuse

How to Identify Domestic Abuse

Whether domestic abuse is overt or covert, it is about control. Aggression is primitive and immature reactions to a sense …Read the Rest

How to Recognize a Depressive Episode
Bipolar Disorder

How to Recognize a Depressive Episode

Depression can creep up slowly or descend quickly. If slowly, it can be harder to notice, especially in yourself. Get …Read the Rest

Types of Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Depression

Types of Bipolar Disorder

The bipolar classifications in this post are loosely paraphrased from the DSM-IV-Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition …Read the Rest

The Psychology of Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

The Psychology of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder, (or Manic Depression as it used to be called), has had its share of media attention, with stories …Read the Rest

Top 20 Signs of Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

Top 20 Signs of Bipolar Disorder

I have assembled a list of the most common symptoms of Bipolar Disorder. It is important to note that not everyone who has bipolar disorder a.k.a. manic depression experiences every symptom. Some people experience a few symptoms, some many. The severity of symptoms varies person to person and over time.

How Friends and Family of Bipolars Can Help Themselves
Bipolar Disorder

How Friends and Family of Bipolars Can Help Themselves

Bipolar Disorder is an illness that affects the entire family – mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, grandparents, aunts and uncles, husbands …Read the Rest

The Many Faces and Facets of Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

The Many Faces and Facets of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder can show up in many costumes. It can be happy or sad, euphoric or desperate, energized or exhausted. …Read the Rest

10 Signs Your Loved One is Depressed
Friends & Family

10 Signs Your Loved One is Depressed

Withdrawn: They avoid spending time with friends and/or loved ones, claiming they are too busy, too tired, too sick or …Read the Rest

10 Deadly Mistakes Loved Ones of Bipolars Make
Bipolar Disorder

10 Deadly Mistakes Loved Ones of Bipolars Make

This is just a summary list. Keep reading for more details on each mistake. Individual supporters usually don’t make each one …Read the Rest

On MLK, Jr. Day: I, Too, Have a Dream
Mental Illness

On MLK, Jr. Day: I, Too, Have a Dream

In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.: I have a dream that one day I won’t hold my breath every time …Read the Rest

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