A Struggle with Identity: Bipolar Edition

A Struggle with Identity: Bipolar Edition

When Bipolar Disorder makes you question everything about yourself...

#ForMeDepressionIs

#ForMeDepressionIs

“For me, depression can take on various forms. One version is just feeling INCREDIBLY EMPTY, like a shell of my former self. I am stripped of; passion for anything, ability to function, my personality, ability to smile and laugh, love for life… everything. Another version is an agitated, anxious depression. I have difficulty sleeping and [...]

The Bipolar Spectrum: Beyond Depression, Type I & Type II

The Bipolar Spectrum: Beyond Depression, Type I & Type II

  According to "Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology: Neuroscientific Basis and Practical Applications", just discussing Bipolar Type I and Bipolar Type II does not adequately cover the mood spectrum!     Typically discussed: Depression, Bipolar I and Bipolar II     Depression Major Depressive Disorder is the most common and readily recognized mood disorder Dysthymia a less [...]