Mental Health

17 Facts about mental illness which proves it is more prevalent

mental health facts

Mentally ill people look just like you and me who have “normal” mental health, right?  But… I had not accepted that truth until a few years ago.  The first time I went to a Bipolar Depression Support Alliance support group,…
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World Bipolar Day 2018

World Bipolar Day 2018

World Bipolar Day 2018 is next week on Friday, March 30, 2018.  It is celebrated each year on March 30th, since that happens to be the birthday of Vincent Van Gogh.  This famous artist was posthumously diagnosed as probably having…
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Guest Blogger, Shane Thomas, M.A., on Becoming Mentally Healthy

guest blogger, Shane Thomas, mentally healthy

Intro to Guest Blogger I would like to introduce you to  guest blogger and friend, Shane Thomas, M.A., who discusses being mentally healthy with his college students on a regular basis.  What makes Shane an expert on being mentally healthy?  He…
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Twelve bipolar GIF’s

Bipolar disorder and physical illness

These bipolar GIF’s are here to encourage people who have a mental illness.  I am showing you a window into my heart through these silly graphics.  You can look at these GIF’s which describe my bipolar 1 with psychotic features,…
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Adderall Review

adderall

I have been on Adderall for not quite a year now.  This stimulant is utilized in the treatment of AD/HD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) narcolepsy and as a cognitive enhancer.  I can attest this nervous system stimulant is easily tolerated…
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Is bipolar an excuse for bad behavior?

bipolar an excuse

The question above, “is bipolar an excuse for bad behavior?” obviously is a very tricky subject to nail down and dissect.  I know what you are thinking.  Am I qualified to speak with authority on this touchy topic?  Well…my diagnosis…
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Life Conquering is now an “Award Winning Blog”

Top 100 Bipolar Blog

CONGRATS are in order for Life Conquering Blog for Mental Illness!  I have been accepted into the Top 100 Bipolar Disorder Blogs.  Please visit the website at https://blog.feedspot.com/bipolar_disorder_blogs/.  Life Conquering Blog is #73.  I want to thank all my Followers for…
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