Let’s Talk About Mental Health

Alexandra writes that we need to normalise conversations around bipolar disorder, put simply we need to talk about mental health. Read more

Misdiagnosed With Depression

After an initial misdiagnosis Emma recounts the journey that led to doctors finally arriving at the final destination of living with bipolar. Read more

Diagnosed With bipolar disorder 2

Lizzie describes in candid detail the emotions, thoughts, and issues she dealt with after being diagnosed with bipolar disorder and the signs that led up to her seeking help. Read more

The mysterious world of psychosis

Lynn explores what can take a person from living a happy, fulfilled life, to the bottom dropping out of their world into a confusing world of psychosis. Read more

What having bipolar means for me

Bipolar UK supporter Rose shares her experience of managing bipolar and anxiety Read more

Being diagnosed as bipolar 1

Recently at Bipolar UK we held a support group for young people, and it got Louise thinking about her own diagnosis of bipolar 1 at 17. Read more

Bipolar my Superpower

Not everyone would like to think of bipolar as a superpower...I DO! Read more

My mate bipolar

Ash reflects on what she has learned so far managing his bipolar disorder. Read more

How my breakdown and cyclothymia diagnosis became fieldwork for the second edition of our book

Amanda Saunders, co-author of ‘Bipolar Disorder: The Ultimate Guide’ discusses her experience of being diagnosed with cyclothymia and how she has managed the condition. Read more