Do 5 Million Americans Really Have Bipolar Disorder?

“I have Bipolar disorder” …say 5.7 million Americans. These patients have been labeled, categorized, and offered an understanding of themselves as diseased, sick, and permanently broken. Considered one of the more severe mental illnesses, perhaps because it presents almost as an amalgamation of psychosis and depression in particularly volatile form. In my training, I was … Continue reading Do 5 Million Americans Really Have Bipolar Disorder?