Monthly Archives: January 2013

On being discharged from the mental health system

I’ve been seeing a consultant psychiatrist for about 10 years.  I had a catastrophic crash and was given an urgent appointment.  Three days later I was sat in a room with a friendly man who pitched his questions carefully to … Continue reading

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My bipolar ain’t your bipolar…

There is an increasing amount of people springing up just lately who either have been newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder or have self-diagnosed them selves as having it.  Some of these people immediately regard themselves as experts as a matter … Continue reading

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