Krystal Monique Reddick was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder I in 2007, at the age of 23. So shes had nearly a decade to learn her disorder. She is an educator, mental health blogger, and Masters in Social Work graduate student. After teaching for seven years in K-12 classrooms, she wants to be a psychotherapist. In addition to the International Bipolar Foundation, she also blogs at Manic Monique’s Meanderings and for the Huffington Post.