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Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Karen (Life of a Bipolar Girl)

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by Karen of… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Karen (Life of a Bipolar Girl)

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Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Brittany (BiPolarMania)

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by Brittany of… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Brittany (BiPolarMania)

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Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Lacey Talks

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community.This post is by Lacey of Lacey… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Lacey Talks

book cover: Polishing the Facets of Life with Bipolar by E.M. Sebree
Book Reviews

Book Review: Polishing the Facets of Life with Bipolar

Polishing the Facets of Life with Bipolar is a memoir by E.M. Sebree about learning to live with bipolar disorder. Like many people bipolar, she was first diagnosed with depression, which was triggered by sexual abuse.  While she was still in high school she became manic, and she shares the psychotic symptoms she experienced and her… Continue reading Book Review: Polishing the Facets of Life with Bipolar

book cover: Bring Me to Light by Eleanor Segall
Book Reviews

Book Review: Bring Me To Light

Bring Me To Light: Embracing my Bipolar and Social Anxiety by Eleanor Segall describes her journey with mental illness, from pre-diagnosis through her work on recovery. It's written in clear, simple language, making it easy to understand for readers with no background knowledge of mental illness. She begins by talking about her Jewish heritage and… Continue reading Book Review: Bring Me To Light

The Emerging blogger series on Mental Health @ Home; background of cherry blossoms
Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Markybipolar

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by Markybipolar. The… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Markybipolar

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Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Amy E. Russo

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community.This post is by Amy E. Russo… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Amy E. Russo

The Bipolar Addict by Conor Bezane book cover
Book Reviews

Book review: The Bipolar Addict

The Bipolar Addict: Drinks, Drugs, Delirium, & Why Sober Is the New Cool by Conor Bezane shares the author's experiences, as well as the experiences of others, living with bipolar disorder and co-occurring addictions.  I went into his book with high expectations, because concurrent disorders need to be included more often into the conversation about… Continue reading Book review: The Bipolar Addict

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Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Saro (My Life with Dementia and Bipolar Disorder)

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community.This post is by Saro of My… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Saro (My Life with Dementia and Bipolar Disorder)

What Is Series... Insights Into Psychology on Mental Health @ Home
Mental Health, What Is... Psychology Series

What Is… Ultra Rapid Cycling

In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychological terms.  This week's term is ultra rapid cycling in bipolar disorder. Rapid cycling and the DSM-5 Rapid cycling describes the frequency of switching between mania/hypomania and depression in bipolar disorder.  The current edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders… Continue reading What Is… Ultra Rapid Cycling