How Do You Cope With Bipolar Disorder And Depression?
• If you have ever thought of suicide or depression is interfering with your life or if this if happening to someone else PLEASE seek immediate medical attention. This person could hurt them self and their life is far to precious for the planet to lose. • First, tell the doctor or a loved one what is happening to you. • Take their advice (as long as it is logical) because they mean well and probably have an objective standpoint. • Seek medical attention. It doesn’t mean being on medication forever. Medication and/or therapy can be temporary and a springboard for getting the help you need to start leading a meaningful and more manageable life. ( I got a diagnosis, was put on medication and later the psychiatrist told me that she wanted me OFF AT LEAST SOME of my medications provided I start to have a happy and normal life ON the medications). This is not they way it will be for everyone though. • There is nothing wrong with you or the other person. Life is tough on all of us at one poin