Can a Person With Bipolar Have a Successful Relationship?

It’s constantly contemplated whether or not bipolar disorder and relationships can successfully work. I personally believe that individuals who have bipolar disorder, or any mental illness for that matter, have the same amount of risk in relationships as those who do not live with a mental illness. Here’s why: First of all,… Continue reading…

I’m not sick, I have an Illness!

Thank you – Read the full article HERE ! I highly recommend reading this inspiring post highlighting the mental illness stigma written by a good friend of mine, Gary. Please take time to visit his site on recovery at http://hopenrecovery.wordpress.com/. Continue reading…

Why Judge Those Who Live With Mental Illness?

Why judge those who are “different”? Are they less human than anyone else? Do they not deserve the same respect? Do some people just judge out of the fear of their own insecurities? Is it just easier to dismiss everything and pretend? I think and analyze a lot about how… Continue reading…

“I have a mental illness. Does this make me a bad person?”

No. Mental illness does not define who a person is and it is not fair to think you (or anyone struggling) is a “bad” person for it. Like I have said before, the stigma attached to mental illness is unfair and I believe everyone should become more aware and be… Continue reading…