Although I'm not 100% well. I'm working on myself. I want to take this time around to be honest at therapy and not just minimize and saying "it's okay" or "it will work itself out". I need to be honest and I need to be vulnerable. I'm applying to jobs (just because I know how … Continue reading Current mindset
The stigma is immeasurable. The disorder can be completely dismantling and shatter your entire life. After an episode of mania (and I'll assume depression although I've never had one) it can take weeks and months to heal. But also, I've been thinking more about my condition. I also read a book called Another Kind of … Continue reading The Truths of being Bipolar 1
"People who need help sometimes look a lot like people who don’t need help.” -Glennon Doyle Melton
I'm out and I'm back. McLean hospital, has been the most pleasant inpatient experience ever. I will recommend it time and time again for anyone who needs to be hospitalized. I had my own room for 5 nights before I roomed with the sweetest 60-something year old woman. My parents were allowed to bring me … Continue reading I’m back!
Well, psychosis hit again and it hit hard. Talk to you all later!
My birthday weekend has been a struggle. I don't want to get into it so I'll share some pictures. I may commit myself inpatient early August... things haven't been going well. But they look it! One more full day, tomorrow, aka my birthday. So that should be a fun birthday dinner. But there have been … Continue reading Birthday weekend
How do we leave them? How do we love them? This is something I've brought up in my posts numerous times. For those of you who have been following, and those have not (totally fine), I moved to Boston a few months ago. It took me a while to admit I needed a therapist, psychiatrist … Continue reading Parents