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  • Penny Nichols | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    K i d s All Articles Diagnosis Family Stories Genetics Living Well Support Symptoms Treatment Blog Most Recent Posts Meet Our Bloggers Comment Policy Forum Log In Forum Home Topics Discussions Partners Page Members Forum Rules Community Blog Forum Associations Letter to the Editor SOUNDOFF Talk to bp Writers Magazine Current Issue Archived Issues Customer Service Print Digital Subscription Buy Past Issues Frequently Asked Questions Digital Subscriber Access Page Subscribe Home Blog Posts and Articles by Penny Nichols Penny Nichols Penny Nichols is a freelance writer currently living in Colorado She was diagnosed with bipolar II disorder eight years ago after decades of therapy and prescriptions aimed at fighting unspecified depression Rapid cycling was the result With an understandable diagnosis consistent care and meds aimed at regulating mood fluctuations Nichols enjoys periods of relative calm and productivity She has written and published a children s picture book posts book reviews on numerous sites publishes in various magazines and submits lifestyle articles to local newspapers Past jobs include client representation for a public relations firm serving as pr director of a nonprofit group and producing catalogs for a publishing company Nichols prefers to remain anonymous so that she can relate family stories with impunity Top Blog Posts by Penny Nichols I AM Doing the Best I Can With My Bipolar II Disorder By Penny Nichols January 15 2016 10 48 am I AM Doing the Best I Can With My Bipolar II Disorder I m generally a complaint BP II patient I take my meds every evening Read more My Blustery Bipolar ll World By Penny Nichols December 18 2015 12 01 am Break this bipolar circle please I love my family of origin Well most of them much of the time Averaging 100 grandparents aunts uncles spouses children Read more Diabetes II Versus Bipolar II The Power of Stigma By Penny Nichols February 5 2016 3 49 pm When my husband was diagnosed with diabetes II doctors nutritionists nurses friends family members coworkers everyone was terribly concerned No one doubted his diagnosis Read more Recent Posts by Penny Nichols Diabetes II Versus Bipolar II The Power of Stigma By Penny Nichols February 5 2016 3 49 pm When my husband was diagnosed with diabetes II doctors nutritionists nurses friends family members coworkers everyone was terribly concerned No one doubted his diagnosis Read more I AM Doing the Best I Can With My Bipolar II Disorder By Penny Nichols January 15 2016 10 48 am I AM Doing the Best I Can With My Bipolar II Disorder I m generally a complaint BP II patient I take my meds every evening Read more My Blustery Bipolar ll World By Penny Nichols December 18 2015 12 01 am Break this bipolar circle please I love my family of origin Well most of them much of the time Averaging 100 grandparents aunts uncles spouses children Read more CURRENT ISSUE Recent Issues October 1 2015 11 50 am Fall 2015 BIPOLAR DEPRESSION Letting the

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  • Princess Marksalot | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    Princess owes her stability today to her closest family friends and a few key doctors that have helped her see her true self along the way She views her disease as a God given gift and wouldn t give it away if she could In her blog Being Bipolar isn t EASY she writes about what it is like to be a manic depressive and hopes to educate those that are not mentally ill and to support those that are Princess dreams of telling her story on the BIG screen and as such is currently writing her first Screenplay from her home in Macao China where she lives with her relentlessly supportive husband and little boy wonder Top Blog Posts by Princess Marksalot Living with Bipolar Signs of A Excruciatingly Intense Person By Princess Marksalot January 8 2016 1 13 pm I just read the Open Mind s 20 Signs of A Excruciatingly Intense Person online and then I posed the question Am I really excruciating on Read more Bipolar My Struggle with Alcohol Dependence By Princess Marksalot November 4 2015 12 01 am To paraphrase Frida Kahlo l tried to drown my isolation in alcohol but the bastards learned to swim If you follow ME at www beingbipolarisntyeasy com or Read more Mental Superiority and Bipolar Disorder My Journey By Princess Marksalot December 3 2015 12 01 am I just read 7 Myths about Mentally Strong People on another website I am unaware about how much of it applies to me but I do Read more Recent Posts by Princess Marksalot Living with Bipolar Be Inspired to Forgive and Ask for Forgiveness By Princess Marksalot February 6 2016 12 01 am This Swedish proverb Love me when I least deserve it because that s when I really need it is so true For us all For me Read more Living with Bipolar Signs of A Excruciatingly Intense Person By Princess Marksalot January 8 2016 1 13 pm I just read the Open Mind s 20 Signs of A Excruciatingly Intense Person online and then I posed the question Am I really excruciating on Read more Breathe in Breathe out Anxiety and Family this holiday season By Princess Marksalot December 21 2015 12 01 am So I have been doing Chopra and Oprah s 21 day Miraculous Relationship meditation It wasn t deliberate it was effortless I very naturally picked it Read more Mental Superiority and Bipolar Disorder My Journey By Princess Marksalot December 3 2015 12 01 am I just read 7 Myths about Mentally Strong People on another website I am unaware about how much of it applies to me but I do Read more Bipolar My Struggle with Alcohol Dependence By Princess Marksalot November 4 2015 12 01 am To paraphrase Frida Kahlo l tried to drown my isolation in alcohol but the bastards learned to swim If you follow ME at www beingbipolarisntyeasy com or Read more Across the Miles Bipolar My Isolation in China By

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  • Sally Buchanan-Hagen | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    in her final year of university when she was referred to the university counsellor She was diagnosed with depression but after many failed treatments she saw a psychiatrist who diagnosed her with type II bipolar disorder However that quickly turned into a diagnosis of type I bipolar disorder after a psychotic manic episode She is currently completing her honours degree in nursing and works as a nurse in the emergency department She blogs for The International Bipolar Foundation and has written for several publications She also volunteers for a mental health organisation where she delivers presentations about mood disorders to high school students Although relatively new to this world she is passionate about mental health promotion and thoroughly enjoys writing about mental health Top Blog Posts by Sally Buchanan Hagen Hypomania Is it worth it By Sally Buchanan Hagen November 21 2015 11 36 am The other day I was going over past achievements These achievements involved my intellect so they re ones I m particularly proud of However in hindsight most Read more Am I Afraid of My Bipolar Disorder By Sally Buchanan Hagen August 18 2015 12 26 pm Recently while giving a talk to university students I was asked if I feared becoming unwell I answered no because most of the time I Read more The Stigma of Hypomania By Sally Buchanan Hagen January 15 2016 2 00 pm I have been hypomanic for the past few months This may come as a surprise to people who are not close to me since I Read more Recent Posts by Sally Buchanan Hagen The Stigma of Hypomania By Sally Buchanan Hagen January 15 2016 2 00 pm I have been hypomanic for the past few months This may come as a surprise to people who are not close to me since I Read more When Christmas means mania instead of depression By Sally Buchanan Hagen December 18 2015 12 00 pm December the first month of summer and my happiest time of year The weather becomes warmer the days get longer jumpers get swapped for tee shirts Read more Hypomania Is it worth it By Sally Buchanan Hagen November 21 2015 11 36 am The other day I was going over past achievements These achievements involved my intellect so they re ones I m particularly proud of However in hindsight most Read more What Would I Tell My Younger Self About Having Bipolar Disorder By Sally Buchanan Hagen September 26 2015 12 01 am A while ago my university psychologist asked me what I would tell my teenage self to prepare her for the challenges of bipolar This got Read more 10 Tips for Facing College with Bipolar Disorder By Sally Buchanan Hagen September 8 2015 10 03 am College is full of excitement socialising and learning opportunities However this can be de stabilising for those of us with bipolar disorder While it s nearing the Read more Am I Afraid of My Bipolar Disorder By Sally Buchanan

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  • Sharon Chisholm | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    Genetics Living Well Support Symptoms Treatment Blog Most Recent Posts Meet Our Bloggers Comment Policy Forum Log In Forum Home Topics Discussions Partners Page Members Forum Rules Community Blog Forum Associations Letter to the Editor SOUNDOFF Talk to bp Writers Magazine Current Issue Archived Issues Customer Service Print Digital Subscription Buy Past Issues Frequently Asked Questions Digital Subscriber Access Page Subscribe Home Blog Posts and Articles by Sharon Chisholm Sharon Chisholm Sharon Chisholm is a busy wife mum and business owner living on the east coast of Australia Diagnosed with depression twelve years ago she has recently been re diagnosed with bipolar disorder Sharon is passionate about raising awareness about depression anxiety bipolar disorder and other mind health issues She helps others to come to terms with their diagnosis set goals make plans and manage their day to day life She also coaches those struggling with confidence and self worth issues She works with clients worldwide via Skype to help them find balance and happiness Warm Wishes Sharon Top Blog Posts by Sharon Chisholm To Do OR Not To Do That Is The Bipolar Question By Sharon Chisholm November 10 2015 12 01 am Having been recently diagnosed with bipolar disorder and now being able to look back in hindsight at my behavioural ups and downs over the years Read more My bipolar is a blessing By Sharon Chisholm December 9 2015 2 30 pm I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder a few months ago having been treated for depression for twelve years At first I was shocked and horrified Read more Across the Miles Meet Australia s Sharon Chisholm By Sharon Chisholm October 27 2015 12 01 am My name is Sharon and I live on the mid north coast of New South Wales Australia I m 45 married with 2 children and I moved Read more Recent Posts by Sharon Chisholm Living With Bipolar Disorder How I Got to Not Meet Oprah By Sharon Chisholm January 29 2016 2 59 pm For the last 12 years I have sporadically gone through periods of outstanding clarity and positivity In those moments days weeks I was invincible and Read more My bipolar is a blessing By Sharon Chisholm December 9 2015 2 30 pm I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder a few months ago having been treated for depression for twelve years At first I was shocked and horrified Read more To Do OR Not To Do That Is The Bipolar Question By Sharon Chisholm November 10 2015 12 01 am Having been recently diagnosed with bipolar disorder and now being able to look back in hindsight at my behavioural ups and downs over the years Read more Across the Miles Meet Australia s Sharon Chisholm By Sharon Chisholm October 27 2015 12 01 am My name is Sharon and I live on the mid north coast of New South Wales Australia I m 45 married with 2 children and I moved Read more CURRENT ISSUE Recent Issues October 1

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  • Sheila Hamilton | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    SOUNDOFF Talk to bp Writers Magazine Current Issue Archived Issues Customer Service Print Digital Subscription Buy Past Issues Frequently Asked Questions Digital Subscriber Access Page Subscribe Home Blog Posts and Articles by Sheila Hamilton Sheila Hamilton Sheila Hamilton is a five time Emmy award winning journalist and the host of Portland Oregon s 1 rated morning show Her book All the Things We Never Knew is the story of her husband s descent into mental illness and her advocacy for people with lived experience It is available for pre order at Amazon Sheila authors the mental health blog www SheilaHamilton com Top Blog Posts by Sheila Hamilton I Wish I d Had This Book When My Family Was in Crisis All the Things We Never Knew By Sheila Hamilton October 14 2015 3 22 pm Even as a reporter I missed the signs as my husband David s mental illness unfolded before me As David became sicker I searched our local Read more What I Learned About How To Prevent Suicide By Sheila Hamilton September 23 2015 12 01 am AWS InvalidParameterValue 978 1580055840 is not a valid value for ItemId Please change this value and retry your request Read more Are you ready to speak up about bipolar disorder By Sheila Hamilton December 16 2015 12 01 am I ve been traveling around the country talking about the devastating effect of untreated mental illness on families in America After nearly every speech a well dressed Read more Recent Posts by Sheila Hamilton Radio Show Start Talking Speak Up About Mental Health Listen Live Here By Sheila Hamilton February 10 2016 12 01 am When families learn someone they love suffers from a mental illness it can be an agonizing wake up call That s because most illnesses do not come Read more Are you ready to speak up about bipolar disorder By Sheila Hamilton December 16 2015 12 01 am I ve been traveling around the country talking about the devastating effect of untreated mental illness on families in America After nearly every speech a well dressed Read more The Holiday Season Research and Suicide Prevention By Sheila Hamilton December 2 2015 1 35 pm The Holiday Suicide Report on your local television station is a load of crap It s not just you Almost everyone I talk with today is Read more Anosognosia and Bipolar Disorder By Sheila Hamilton November 3 2015 6 16 pm It has been nine years this week since my late husband David died by suicide He d been formally diagnosed with bipolar disorder only six Read more I Wish I d Had This Book When My Family Was in Crisis All the Things We Never Knew By Sheila Hamilton October 14 2015 3 22 pm Even as a reporter I missed the signs as my husband David s mental illness unfolded before me As David became sicker I searched our local Read more What I Learned About How To Prevent Suicide By Sheila

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  • Victoria Maxwell | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    Collaborative Research Team on Bipolar Disorder and her Psychology Today blog Crazy for Life was named one of the Top Ten Bipolar Blogs from PsychCentral Bachelor of Fine Arts Bi Polar Princess Connect with her Website www victoriamaxwell com Twitter Victoria BPP Facebook Victoria Maxwell Top Blog Posts by Victoria Maxwell My Beautiful Bipolar Brain By Victoria Maxwell September 30 2014 12 01 am My brain is wired differently Like yours When you ve got bipolar disorder you ve got a bipolar brain Now I m not saying there is anything wrong Read more Fear of Failure and Bipolar Disorder Or Is It By Victoria Maxwell March 10 2015 12 01 am Have you encountered the phenomenon of being able to tackle activities except for the ones that could lead you to your most cherished dreams I Read more Envisioning Your Future Bipolar Recovery By Victoria Maxwell January 27 2015 12 01 pm It s common to do it during the first couple weeks of January Even the end of January But I say humbug to common practice I Read more Recent Posts by Victoria Maxwell bpHope Bipolar Blogging Break Slowing Down to Recalibrate By Victoria Maxwell March 24 2015 12 01 am Taking care of ourselves when we have bipolar disorder means many things medication good sleep habits social support regular exercise to name a few Another Read more Fear of Failure and Bipolar Disorder Or Is It By Victoria Maxwell March 10 2015 12 01 am Have you encountered the phenomenon of being able to tackle activities except for the ones that could lead you to your most cherished dreams I Read more The F Word Bipolar Disorder Thoughts Tips a Quiz By Victoria Maxwell February 24 2015 12 01 am The F word being FUN What were you thinking I never thought much about fun until my shrink started asking me What have you done Read more Three Steps to Start Living Again When You re Diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder By Victoria Maxwell February 10 2015 12 01 am There s no easy answer on how to re enter life as it were after a diagnosis of bipolar But if you re wondering how to do this Read more Envisioning Your Future Bipolar Recovery By Victoria Maxwell January 27 2015 12 01 pm It s common to do it during the first couple weeks of January Even the end of January But I say humbug to common practice I Read more The Bipolar Love Child Quiz Who are your parents By Victoria Maxwell November 25 2014 10 52 am Ok so I m not a love child You know the product of two people who loved each other but weren t married and usually want to keep Read more The Bells Whistles of Hypomania Noise Pollution By Victoria Maxwell November 11 2014 10 30 am I had a light bulb moment I should give myself more credit I have had several over my lifetime But this is

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  • Wendy K. Williamson | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    Dummies 2nd Edition and The Two River Times Her book has been reviewed by Publisher s Weekly and National Alliance on Mental Illness The Advocate Wendy is the founder of The Red Bank Writers Group and has been interviewed on over forty radio stations worldwide She can be followed on Twitter at bipolarwendy and 2bipolarchicks Wendy lives in NJ burning out laptops to stay sane www wendykwilliamson com www twobipolarchicks com Top Blog Posts by Wendy K Williamson Meds and Your Body By Wendy K Williamson August 8 2015 8 00 am I never gave much thought to my body in any sense medications or otherwise certainly not in the first decade since being diagnosed It has Read more Living with Bipolar Disorder Fear The Ugly By Wendy K Williamson October 31 2015 12 01 am The reason I love the Universe is because it always gives me what I need when I need it And I do believe it has Read more Are you SAD Step In To The Light By Wendy K Williamson November 7 2015 8 00 am It is that time of year already the time when Seasonal Affective Disorder folks like myself begin to plummet Actually it began in October When Read more Recent Posts by Wendy K Williamson Ho Ho How the Heck Am I Doing This Holiday By Wendy K Williamson December 19 2015 12 01 am Every year I am pretty organized for Christmas but this year has been a scramble I do not like this feeling Spending time in overdrive Read more Are you SAD Step In To The Light By Wendy K Williamson November 7 2015 8 00 am It is that time of year already the time when Seasonal Affective Disorder folks like myself begin to plummet Actually it began in October When Read more Living with Bipolar Disorder Fear The Ugly By Wendy K Williamson October 31 2015 12 01 am The reason I love the Universe is because it always gives me what I need when I need it And I do believe it has Read more Hats Off to You By Wendy K Williamson October 6 2015 12 08 am September October and November host a slew of mental health milestones The month of September celebrated Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services SAMSHA Recovery Month Read more Meds and Your Body By Wendy K Williamson August 8 2015 8 00 am I never gave much thought to my body in any sense medications or otherwise certainly not in the first decade since being diagnosed It has Read more Independence time Manic time By Wendy K Williamson July 4 2015 12 01 am Happy 4th of July to my American friends While the U S is setting off gosh knows millions or billions of legal and illegal fireworks there Read more One Two The Forgiveness Resentment Two Step By Wendy K Williamson June 6 2015 8 00 am I had planned to post an article I wrote

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  • Yvette Adams | bpHope - bp Magazine Community
    Issues Frequently Asked Questions Digital Subscriber Access Page Subscribe Home Blog Posts and Articles by Yvette Adams Yvette Adams Yvette is your average 29 year old mother to 3 young boys and wife to a loving husband She cooks well and knows how to change a diaper in her sleep She has bipolar type 1 and was diagnosed 3 years ago and subsequently dropped out of university She then worked two years as an IT audit professional before leaving the corporate world to be a full time mother Like most people she had been battling with her illness but decided to go public with her status anyway She has since then blogged openly about her experiences and will be launching a site where a community of bloggers and other ordinary South Africans will be sharing their stories later this year Our Lived Experience OLE for short www ourlivedexperience wordpress com She writes short stories and works on her memoir part time Top Blog Posts by Yvette Adams 5 Things to remember when being a parent diagnosed with Bipolar disorder By Yvette Adams November 24 2015 12 01 am This post looks into the challenges faced by parents diagnosed with bipolar disorder and provides some insight into how to develop a recovery plan inclusive Read more Bipolar Disorder and FIVE ways to get your life on track By Yvette Adams July 15 2015 9 11 am So you have Bipolar Disorder here s 5 ways to get your life on track 1 Educate yourself I cannot stress this almost obvious point Read more Coming to terms with my bipolar and asking for help By Yvette Adams August 12 2015 12 01 am The art of asking for and accepting help Now that you ve come to terms with your diagnosis it s time to tackle understand how to ask Read more Recent Posts by Yvette Adams New Year Sane me By Yvette Adams January 29 2016 2 00 am I m cured I don t mean to brag at all But if this is what recovery is then I swear that I am drenched in recovery Read more 5 Things to remember when being a parent diagnosed with Bipolar disorder By Yvette Adams November 24 2015 12 01 am This post looks into the challenges faced by parents diagnosed with bipolar disorder and provides some insight into how to develop a recovery plan inclusive Read more Coming to terms with my bipolar and asking for help By Yvette Adams August 12 2015 12 01 am The art of asking for and accepting help Now that you ve come to terms with your diagnosis it s time to tackle understand how to ask Read more Bipolar Disorder and FIVE ways to get your life on track By Yvette Adams July 15 2015 9 11 am So you have Bipolar Disorder here s 5 ways to get your life on track 1 Educate yourself I cannot stress this almost obvious point Read more

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