Category Archives: Borderline Personality Disorder

Bipolar Disorder: Finally Diagnosed

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

Borderline Personality Disorder vs. Bipolar Disorder

Borderline personality and bipolar: These two disorders are often confused. They both have symptoms of impulsiveness and mood swings. But they are different disorders and have different treatments. Continue reading Borderline Personality Disorder vs. Bipolar Disorder

Your Pet Is Therapeutic!

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What may be unusual to some, is quite normal for another. What am I talking about, simply pet therapy.  Many of us have a dog, cat, fish, reptile, etc. In some cases our pets turn into a form of therapy for those  with a mental illness.

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Seasonal Affective Disorder Explained Part 1

 

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WHAT IS SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISORDER (SAD)

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that’s related to changes in seasons — SAD begins and ends at about the same times every year. If you’re like most people with SAD, your symptoms start in the fall and continue into the winter months, zapping your energy and making you feel moody. Less often, SAD causes depression in the spring or early summer. Continue reading Seasonal Affective Disorder Explained Part 1