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International Bipolar Foundation

Thank You to Our 10th Anniversary Fundraiser Sponsors!

Susan Berger

Scott Suckow

Tanya and Mike Griffiths

Lynn and Fred Muto

Doug Colbeth

Pilar Cardenas

Rady Children's Hospital

Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital

Seabreaze Management

C.A. Dunn Family Foundation

The Quell Foundation, inc.

Andrew Viterbi

AT Foundation 

Intracellular Therapies

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Now accepting submissions for our 2017 High School Essay Contest! This year we are asking that applicants write about a notable figure with Bipolar Disorder. Cash awards to top three finalists, contest details here!

Taking a deep breath, I walk into the waiting room of the Doctor's Office. It's full of people and I can feel the panic rising in my throat but my appointment is any minute now and I have to check myself in.Standing in the queue at the reception desk, I try my hardest not to think about the waiting room full of people who I am convinced are all staring at me, laughing at me and mocking me.When the receptionist calls me forward, I gingerly walk up to the reception desk and in a...

Girl Scouts Mental Health Awareness Patch

Our Mental Health Awareness Patch teaches scouts about the brain and it's influence on thoughts, feelings, and behavior. The patch is available for free to Girl Scouts, Girl Guides, and other similar scouting organizations. Learn more and download the activity packet here