When someone you love has Bipolar disorder Those of us with mood disorders often forget that the problems which come with those conditions are not confined to the walls of our cranium. Like a river in a flash flood, these storms within our minds can overflow, washing away anyone in the vicinity. Unfortunately, the brunt … Continue reading 10 Questions for My Wife
If you have been to a psychiatrist in the last 18 or so years, odds are your experience was very similar to mine: The front desk hands you a form and a clipboard and a pen. Then the terror of self-reflection begins. The Mood Disorder Questionnaire, or MDQ, is a non-diagnostic screening tool for the … Continue reading MDQ for Me and You
Disclaimer: I am NOT a psychiatric or medical professional. The below is based on personal experience. This is new for me. No, that's not right. The fact is, this is not new for me. It was there when I was a teenager and starved myself for six months. It was there when I argued with … Continue reading What am I?