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 I. 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?

After being newly diagnosed with bipolar, what can you expect will happen next. 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

Facing a bipolar disorder diagnosis

Mental health is life altering and a diagnosis can be just as painful and just as relieving as getting a diagnosis for a physical illness. Read more

Top ten tips for getting the right diagnosis – part two

In the second part of her two-part series, Hannah provides her top tips for getting the right diagnosis and accessing the support you need. Read more

Top ten tips for getting the right diagnosis

In the first of her two-part series, Hannah provides her top tips for getting the right diagnosis and accessing the support you need. Read more

Podcast: Challenges in Diagnosing Bipolar

In this podcast, we focus on the challenges surrounding the diagnosis of bipolar. Read more