[ev-uh-loo-shuh n or, esp. British, ee-vuh-]
- any process of formation or growth; development:
the evolution of a person’s understanding.
Today is the day we say goodbye to what started out as a cute name, that upon reflection, promotes a negative stigma. Today we retire the name TheBipolarManiac and evolve to BipolarMe, in hopes of bringing a sense of normalcy to the everyday person’s perception of those with Bipolar Disorder or other mood disorders. Continue reading Goodbye Bipolar Maniac: Hello BipolarMe!
It was December 2011 when I was diagnosed with bipolar 1 disorder, PTSD (due to childhood trauma), severe anxiety, and S.A.D (seasonal affective disorder). This was a HUGE pill to swallow! Continue reading Bipolar Disorder: Newly Diagnosed
About four years ago I had my worst mania EVER! In that time I left my house not telling anyone where I was going, much less when I would return. Continue reading When Are We Truly Missing?
The topic I rarely see talked about is hallucinations. I feel this is an important topic to open-up about. Continue reading Bipolar Disorder: Invisible Demons
Living with paranoia is difficult to manage. Especially if you have a mental disorder. Regardless if I’m on medication or not, it plagues me. Continue reading Bipolar Disorder: Paranoia
I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder late in life. While most are diagnosed in their teens and 20’s, I was frolicking about, living life in the fast lane. Continue reading Bipolar Disorder: Finally Diagnosed
Today, I had a heart-to-heart conversation with my husband. It was about me taking better control of my mind and body. Continue reading Bipolar Disorder: Yoga
Living with bipolar disorder is often no easy task. When you throw mania into the mix, life becomes quite interesting! Continue reading Bipolar Disorder: My Mania
Today, I woke up feeling like biting heads off. Wow, a rare feeling for me. Continue reading Bipolar Moods: My Irritability
Depression differs for all of us. But for me it’s a monster! Continue reading Bipolar Depression