Tag Archive: bipolar

Depression and Bipolar Depression and a Laptop

depression and bipolar depression

The past two weeks have been interesting with wrangling depression and bipolar depression, a twice-dead laptop my husband was trying to resurrect, which led to me getting a new laptop. All this time, my depression and bipolar depression colored my…
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The Kind of Rage Where You Only See RED

rage, anger

A rage is where the person explodes. The volume of the explosion will make your ears bleed. Insults pour out of the mouth like a swollen river after a flood. Colorful words burst like fireworks at Thunder over Louisville. Sometimes the extremities get involved with the human tornado. Arms flail. Angry fists beat the wall. Legs want to kick and stomp.

Life Conquering Blog – A Mental Health Outreach

Life Conquering Blog

Life Conquering Blog’s History Ever since Life Conquering Blog’s birth, I have toyed with part of the name which would affect its purpose. It has always been LCB; however, the second part, after the hyphen, was always difficult to nail…
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The Holy Spirit and Mental Illness Debate

When matters such as the Holy Spirit and mental illness collide, people are often left with many unanswered questions.

I had a reader/follower contact me through email the other day over concerns with the Holy Spirit and mental illness.  He had a very specific question pertaining to the indwelling of the Spirit and someone with a mental illness such…
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Bipolar Disorder Warriors and the Weapons They Use in Battle

Mental Health Warrior

We are all Warriors in some way “I fight for my health every day in a way most people don’t understand. I’m not lazy. I’m a warrior.” – HealthyPlace.com    If you have bipolar disorder or any other affliction you…
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Therapist and a psychologist – making that first appointment

therapist and a psychologist

Deciding between a therapist and a psychologist?  What can therapists do and not do?  Are psychologists like psychiatrists?  Can they write prescriptions?  Check out What is the difference between therapists and a psychologist? Is it a mental illness? Have you ever…
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17 Facts about mental illness which proves it is more prevalent

mental health check-in

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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