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8 Stages of Grieving after a Suicidal Death

8 Stages of Grieving after a Suicidal Death

Twenty years ago, my best friend took her life. She was plagued by severe bipolar and despite medication and treatment, she was unable to get better. She had a genius...
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We Need to Feel Seen

We Need to Feel Seen

Source: IPINMG.com This meme appeared on my Facebook feed last week and I knew immediately that it would
How Your Partner Can Control Your Brain 

How Your Partner Can Control Your Brain 

A new study sheds light on how a person could influence and control the mind of someone else. Research on mice reveals that our brains are affected by those around...
Childhood Injuries and Bipolar Disorder

Childhood Injuries and Bipolar Disorder

Can a severe physical injury later lead to bipolar disorder? Most agree there’s a genetic component to BP.  Studies suggest that some environmental factor causes the genes responsible for the disease to express themselves
Ignorance Is Bliss?

Ignorance Is Bliss?

This morning at breakfast my partner and I had a conversation. It was about my life and my ADHD and my not knowing as a child. She was pondering what I might have done with my life if I’d had a diagnosis....
Today I Love The Random Dancing Snowflakes

Today I Love The Random Dancing Snowflakes

Today I love the random dancing snowflakes as they wander here and there, left and right, back and forth and North and South, East and West, and always down, slowly down to settle until they stick or melt or get caught up in a breeze or wind and start the dance all over again....
Is It Possible For Kids to be “Too Far Gone” to Improve?

Is It Possible For Kids to be “Too Far Gone” to Improve?

Too many times over the past five years, I’ve heard educators say things like, “There’s not much we can do for this kid. He’s already (blank) years old so we might as well just spend our time helping kids who can actually benefit from
Comparing Rates of ADHD Diagnosis Across Doctors

Comparing Rates of ADHD Diagnosis Across Doctors

Many of us with mental health conditions know that the same symptoms can be interpreted differently from one doctor to the next. Practically, this creates obstacles for ADHDers seeking treatment....