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ahh im new here, looking for people to talk to about bipolar disorder! I was diagnosed a bit over a year ago but ive been struggling with it my whole life. just trying to get support, its been hard to process since being diagnosed and it makes me feel isolated from my friends
Northern Cali: I have a friend who is suffering badly with Bipolar Disorder. His wife is an allopathic doctor so has only pursued western therapies (e.g prescription drugs). They aren’t working. I want to find him a top functional medicine doc who specializes in psych stuff. Anyone know of any??
sometimes I get a wave of sadness and it’s so overwhelming painful be i feel so trapped in my surroundings as an adult with bipolar I know I should know that although it effects my choices I’m still responsible for them and that makes me hate myself more
so I weaned my self off of a drug called lamotrigine and I was not aware that there are withdrawl symptoms. hostility is the main one and I feel angry all the time now it's been like a couple of days of feeling this way and I cant shake it I dont know what to do because my primary care dr said I shouldn't be on it because I found out I was miss diagnosed as bipolar 1 . I hate being angry it messes with my entire day.
Hey so I'm triniti. I have PTSD , bipolar disorder , depression , social anxiety , and i am very insecure. I have tried to commit suicide many manu many times and I have PTSD mainly because of my mom's psychotic ex , and I saw him to awful shit to her and I witnessed all of it. I cried at night all day.. it was hard for us. I have a suicide note for the future or soon.... I am sensitive to everything ig , I am very very good at hiding my emotions.
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The Bipolar Workbook: Tools for Controlling Your Mood Swings
Bipolar disorder is a lifelong challenge, but it doesn't have to rule your life. Join the many tens of thousands of readers who have used the science-based tools in this book to achieve greater balance and get the most out of treatment. Leading expert Dr. Monica Ramirez Basco helps you understand the nature of bipolar illness and recognize the early warning signs of mood swings. Step-by-step exercises (you can download and print additional copies of the forms as needed) give you greater insight into your own triggers, vulnerabilities, and strengths. Dr. Basco guides you to build the particular skills you need to withstand the seductive pull of manic episodes and escape the paralysis of depression. You'll also learn key strategies for managing stress, making healthy decisions, and solving problems. Vivid stories and examples illustrate how to put the techniques into action. Significantly revised, the second edition features a new structure, more succinct chapters, and streamlined exercises.