What’s It Like to Live with Bipolar Disorder? A Guide for Loved Ones

If you have a loved one with bipolar disorder, you may feel distanced from them. Their behaviors may drive you away, and you may sometimes feel as though you will never truly be able to understand. This can very easily lead to a rapid breakdown in the relationship, causing unnecessary stress stemming from strained relationships … More What’s It Like to Live with Bipolar Disorder? A Guide for Loved Ones

Warning Signs of Suicide: Hearing a Cry for Help

Any person exhibiting these behaviors should get care immediately:

Putting their affairs in order and giving away their possessions
Saying goodbye to friends and family
Mood shifts from despair to calm
Planning, possibly by looking around to buy, steal or borrow the tools they need to commit suicide, such as a firearm or prescription medication … More Warning Signs of Suicide: Hearing a Cry for Help