Having bipolar shapes my songwriting

Owen Gower, lead singer of Light Tide, a four-piece band from Sheffield, explains how his diagnosis of bipolar shapes his songwriting Read more

The importance of early diagnosis

In this the second in the series we continue with Adam Deacon’s story. He’s Bipolar UK’s newest ambassador and has previously given his perspective on living with bipolar disorder. Read more

Winning the War with Bipolar

Sam has a diagnosis of bipolar 1. Here he shares his experience of bipolar disorder the effect it has on his life, functionality and the lessons he learned that will help others too. Read more

An Open Letter

Vairi puts her thoughts down in a candid letter to anyone who has ever struggled with mental health. Read more

The journey to a bipolar diagnosis

It took Katie 12 years to receive a formal diagnosis. Her she details her journey struggling with bipolar disorder. Read more

Newly diagnosed? What can you expect?

Newly diagnosed with bipolar, what can you expect will happen next? One person's view and advice... Read more

What’s me and What’s bipolar disorder?

Unfortunately, along with our behaviour, symptoms of bipolar disorder can also affect aspects of our personality. Read more