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Black Cops Shoot 17-year-old White Girl Asking For Help

17-year-old Kristiana Coignard, a bipolar sufferer, was shot dead by black police officers in Texas after she had gone to the police station seeking help. 321 more words

Why I see recovery as problematic

One of the buzz words in the mental health community, especially with professionals, is recovery. Now in other areas of medicine I see no problems with it, people recover from illnesses and operations and they do get better. 977 more words


How To: Stop Skipping Classes

I’m at a weird time in my life where my mental health is not the primary block to my attendance at uni – it’s physical, visible and I don’t feel so much like a fraud for complaining. 870 more words


2015, the year of okay

This year, my word is okay.

Not okay as in the sense of average, okay as in saying ‘okay let’s do it!!’ to life. Over the last few years I’ve been very cautious with my actions, in an attempt to reign in my impulsive and destructive tendencies. 148 more words


I’m bipolar.

I take my thyroid medicine almost every day. I take my mood stabilizer every night.

I understand the medical reasons behind why I am this way. 134 more words

Wednesday bi polar

This blog finally came in handy as I needed some proof that I am really bipolar. Keeping track of the ups and downs is a necessary tool for managing my chronic illness. 120 more words

January 28, 2015

I know I haven’t posted in a while, but keeping a daily blog is a lot more work than you would think.

I was inspired to write today. 555 more words