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Bipolar Disorder and the Risk of Alcoholism

This is a guest blog by Jennifer Scott. You can find more about her after her article below. 

About 56% of people with bipolar disorder will suffer from addiction at one point or another. 597 kata lagi

NAMI Calls for Independent Investigation of Shocking Treatment of Jailed Rape Victim with Bipolar Disorder

ARLINGTON, Va., July 22, 2016 — The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and NAMI Greater Houston have issued a letter to The Honorable Devon Anderson, Harris County District Attorney in Texas, calling for an immediate and thorough independent investigation of the egregious treatment of “Jane Doe,” a woman diagnosed with bipolar disorder who was the victim of an aggravated rape. 664 kata lagi


Self Harming: A plea for attention?

Many people ask, is it just a way for people to get attention? 

DEFINITELY NOT. I know some people are not actually- I’ll say ill- enough to harm themselves purposely but, on sites like tumblr and Instagram many seem it romanticize and normalize using self-harm as a way to release emotions, making it seem like something that isn’t wrong. 43 kata lagi

Scorpion Shoes

One of my winning poems for the Poet Laureate 2016-2017 for the National Alliance on Mental Illness Southern Arizona chapter.

— Scorpion Shoes. April 2016. Grief in Stability. 457 kata lagi


Fan Art Friday for 7/22/2016

Here’s this week’s Fan Art Friday post. Hope you all enjoy!

Anime Goth Girl by KisshuFan94! :D http://kisshufan94.deviantart.com/art/Anime-Goth-Girl-91584267

An anime stare by thtfgfvcbvc! ^_^ http://thtfgfvcbvc.deviantart.com/art/An-anime-stare-47635915… 59 kata lagi


A Joy Ride

For three years a friend, Jackie, and I have been talking about her visiting us here, but it just wasn’t happening.  I wrote her asking if she would like us to come get her in our plane and spend a few days; her response was instant and positive.   581 kata lagi


One Piece : Germa Kingdom

Chapter 832

The adventures on Whole Cake Island are kicking off. Its time that Luffy & co find Sanji and skidaddle out of here.

Just it isn’t proving to be easy… 464 kata lagi