Bipolar UK welcomes Adam Deacon

We are delighted to announce the appointment of BAFTA award-winning actor, rapper, writer and director, Adam Deacon, as its latest Ambassador. Read more

A Beautiful Mind is Poetry Defined

As someone living with bipolar for some years now Denis wanted to write some words to encourage those of you who wrestle with the condition as he does everyday. Coping strategies that will allow you to help yourself. Read more

A Familiar Face

How Bipolar in the media helped me own my condition and reject its stigma Read more


Denis Brown has been fighting bipolar most of his adult life. He is currently working on a collection of poems and has kindly shared two of these with us. Read more

Our top books on bipolar disorder

We've pulled together a list of our top books on bipolar disorder, that we feel give great insight into the condition. Read more

Writing poetry helps me express my truth

Hannah has discovered poetry as an outlet to express who she is, how she's feeling and her experiences. We are delighted to be able to share a poem with you. Read more

to those lost in darkness

In light of Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 London-based composer Drexler has released the track 'Ghosts Have Arrived'. Read more

Journaling – it’s good for your health!

Find out how journaling can have such a tremendous impact on our mental health and wellbeing. Read more

The power of shared experience #speakoutlikebrenda

Read about the #speakoutlikebrenda campaign, which was started by Salford University student Anna Mason, as a campaign for Natasha Naomi Rea's book. Read more

Giving a voice to those that suffer with Bipolar – mania, hypomania and the media

Camilla Leach talks about about looking at these episodes, understanding them and processing them which gives us knowledge and power to move forward in our recovery. Read more

Define Mental Health Authenticity in three words

John has bipolar disorder and shares his journey toward authenticity. He describes how he shifted his inner view of himself in an inspiring story. Read more