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I am newly diagnosed

You should know that you are not alone. 60 million people worldwide have bipolar disorder, and 1 in 4 people experience some type of mental illness.

I have been living with bipolar disorder

International Bipolar Foundation is here to help learn more about living with bipolar disorder. We believe that education is key to managing symptoms and here you can find information to help you on your journey to recovery.

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If you care for a loved one who has bipolar disorder, you are what we call a “caregiver.” An important thing you should remember as a caregiver is not to forget to take care of yourself.

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Overcoming Obstacles to Treatment Adherence in Bipolar Disorder

April 18, 2024 at 10:00 AM PT Register for the free webinar with Dr. Joseph Goldberg here. Poor treatment adherence occurs in half or more of individuals with bipolar disorder and is a substantial cause or relapse and poor outcome.  Reasons for poor treatment...

Hypomania is not “a little mania”, nor treated like one

June 5, 2024 at 10:00 AM PT Register for the free webinar with Dr. Jim Phelps here. Consider the difference between having a *really* good day versus losing contact with reality and risking one's job, savings, relationships and safety. These are completely different...

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Allowing Myself to Own My Experiences

Allowing Myself to Own My Experiences

For months I have been contemplating this. It was not so much about sharing my experience with this lifelong rollercoaster I’ve been handed at quite a young age; But more so about if my experience…

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