Mad Like Me: Travels in Bipolar Country

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Consultancy for Alternative Education (CAE Canada) #ad - What readers say about mad like mereaders and reviewers have raved, ” “a must-read, calling it “mesmerizing, ” “inspiring, ” “deeply personal, ” “remarkable, ” “beautifully written; powerfully honest, ” “riveting, ” “compelling, ” “enlightening, ” “stunningly sincere, ” “elucidating, ” “captivating, ” and “a bullseye.

If you enjoyed kay jamison’s classic 1996 memoir an unquiet Mind or Marya Hornbacher’s 2009 triumph Madness: A Bipolar Life, you’re going to devour this latest bipolar memoir. She hopes that you’ll join that undertaking once you’ve read her book. For videos, her family and the book, photos and media links about the author, please visit merrylhammond.

Mad Like Me: Travels in Bipolar Country #ad - Com. Click on amazon’s “look inside” feature on the book’s cover to see how the book is structured and begin reading the first chapter. Hammond says her mission is now to fight the stigma against all forms of mental illness, in all age groups. Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live with bipolar disorder? Ever agonized about whether your own or a loved one’s mood swings are normal or not? This is the book for you! In 2008, Dr.

This is an essential resource for patients working towards recovery, nurses, and for therapists, for families who need insight into what it is truly like to have bipolar disorder, and psychiatrists. Just imagine: almost overnight, she flipped from being a researcher and public health consultant to a locked-ward patient.

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OMG That's Me!: Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, and More...

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#ad - Many books about coping with mental illness focus on one disorder, such as bipolar disorder, panic attacks, anxiety, or depression. This book is a must read for family members and friends who will gain true insight into the experiences of loved ones living with a mental illness. And ordinary people will see the strength, resilience, and beauty of people that will shatter the stigma surrounding mental illness.

What started out as a couple of blog posts blossomed into a following of over 800, 000 people--who have all read and been touched by Mowry's stories. Mowry's stories let others know there is help and there is hope, and that they too can recover and live a full life. The most extraordinary thing he found when writing about his experiences is that the most common comment about his work is "OMG that's me.

OMG That's Me!: Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, and More... #ad - Because dave mowry didn't see any that dealt with his situation of living with multiple disorders simultaneously, he decided to write about it himself. Omg that's me! is sometimes funny, often poignant, but always deeply honest, open, and personal. This book is a must read for mental health professionals who will better understand the symptoms faced by their patients.

I don't feel so alone now. Living with mental illness is hard, but it's especially difficult when dealing with more than one condition at the same time. You are telling my story.

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An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness

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Vintage #ad - With a new preface by the authorin her bestselling classic, An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison changed the way we think about moods and madness. Dr. For even while she was pursuing her career in academic medicine, episodes of violence, Jamison found herself succumbing to the same exhilarating highs and catastrophic depressions that afflicted many of her patients, as her disorder launched her into ruinous spending sprees, and an attempted suicide.

Here jamison examines bipolar illness from the dual perspectives of the healer and the healed, revealing both its terrors and the cruel allure that at times prompted her to resist taking medication. Jamison is one of the foremost authorities on manic-depressive bipolar illness; she has also experienced it firsthand.

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The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide, Third Edition: What You and Your Family Need to Know

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The Guilford Press #ad - David J. Trusted authority Dr. It features boxes on complementary and alternative treatments and provides downloadable practical tools. Miklowitz shares proven strategies for managing your illness or supporting a loved one with the disorder. Find the science-based information you need in the revised third edition of this indispensable guide.

Updated throughout, the third edition has a new chapter on kids and teens; the latest facts on medications and therapy, including important advances in personalized care; and expanded coverage of the bipolar II subtype. Learn specific steps to cope with mood episodes, resolve family conflicts, avoid misdiagnosis, reduce recurrences, get the most out of treatment, and make lifestyle changes to stay well.

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Madness: A Bipolar Life

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Mariner Books #ad - In madness, in her trademark wry and utterly self-revealing voice, Hornbacher tells her new story. And hornbacher's fiercely self-aware portrait of her own bipolar as early as age four will powerfully change, too, the current debate on whether bipolar in children actually exists. How hornbacher fights her way up from a madness that all but destroys her, and what it is like to live in a difficult and sometimes beautiful life and marriage -- where bipolar always beckons -- is at the center of this brave and heart-stopping memoir.

Ten years after kay redfield Jamison's An Unquiet Mind, this storm of a memoir will revolutionize our understanding of bipolar disorder. Through scenes of astonishing visceral and emotional power, numbing sex, substance abuse, she takes us inside her own desperate attempts to counteract violently careening mood swings by self-starvation, and self-mutilation.

Madness: A Bipolar Life #ad - At age twenty-four, hornbacher was diagnosed with Type I rapid-cycle bipolar, the most severe form of bipolar disorder. An astonishing dispatch from inside the belly of bipolar disorder, reflecting major new insights When Marya Hornbacher published her first book, Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia, she did not yet have the piece of shattering knowledge that would finally make sense of the chaos of her life.

Madness delivers the revelation that Hornbacher is not alone: millions of people in America today are struggling with a variety of disorders that may disguise their bipolar disease.

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BIPOLAR WELLNESS:How to Recover from Bipolar Illness: An Entertaining Memoir with Simple Action Strategies for Every Stage of Recovery

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Being Well Press #ad - Michael Rose has done just that. In this book, michael rose is reaching out to those who actually suffer with bipolar illness rather than ‘the choir’ of professionals. Bipolar wellness" is an entertaining memoir with simple strategies for every stage of recovery. This is a bottom-up processing that seeks counsel from professionals but realizes that wellness can only be achieved from within.

Phillip springer, author of the power of the Double Circle, Psychiatrist, MD, A Guide to the Supportive Person Group Process . If you or a loved one suffer with bipolar disorder, this book holds the keys to hope! it offers five gifts to help achieve recovery:                                                                                 A promising nutritional approach that’s being tested at advanced psychiatric facilities.

Comprehensive and understandable explanations of how to turn Bipolar Illness into Bipolar Wellness. Practical tools for recovery including worksheets that help you go beyond mere survival to wellness—even happiness. The author’s personal story of being stuck in a dark pit, finding his way out, and creating this book as a roadmap for you.

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Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder: Understanding and Helping Your Partner The New Harbinger Loving Someone Series

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New Harbinger Publications #ad - As a supportive partner, you deserve support yourself. This book explains the symptoms of your partner’s disorder and offers strategies for preventing them and responding to these symptoms when they do occur. This updated edition includes a new section about the medications your partner may be taking so that you can understand the side effects and help monitor his or her bipolar treatment.

Loving someone with bipolar disorder offers information and step-by-step advice for helping your partner manage mood swings and impulsive actions, allowing you to finally focus on enjoying your relationship while also taking time for yourself. Maintaining a relationship is hard enough without the added challenges of your partner’s bipolar disorder symptoms.

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Take Charge of Bipolar Disorder: A 4-Step Plan for You and Your Loved Ones to Manage the Illness and Create Lasting Stability

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Grand Central Life & Style #ad - The authors offer those with Bipolar Disorder a four-step plan towards managing the illness and creating lasting stability.

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My Bucket Has Holes: Second Edition

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#ad - From childhood to adulthood, the author describes what it's like to deal with Bipolar II and what it is like to be diagnosed and live life after diagnosis. A personal account of having Bipolar II for 20 years.

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The Other Side of Me: memoir of a bipolar mind

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In this unforgettable memoir, first-time author Julie Kraft takes readers on an intimate journey through her struggles and triumphs with bipolar disorder.

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Less than Crazy: Living Fully with Bipolar II

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Da Capo Lifelong Books #ad - Bipolar ii is a form of bipolar disorder in which a person, irritability, is crippled by anxiety, when in a manic cycle, and highs just intense enough to be embarrassing. Covering both adults and children, conditions that may mimic Bipolar II, this accessible, all-in-one resource includes information on diagnosis, and treatments.

In less than crazy, health writer and bipolar II sufferer Karla Dougherty shares her story, presenting the first patient-expert's guide to recognizing and living well with this condition. And, unlike the bipolar i sufferer who may attempt suicide in a depressive cycle, the Bipolar II might be incapacitated by guilt over an imaginary crime.

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