Upon being diagnosed with bipolar disorder, it is helpful to learn all you can about your condition as you start the recovery process. You will also need to find your best treatment program through working with your doctor, psychologist, psychiatrist, and insurance. Also, you will want to find support and be selective about who you share your mental illness details with.
I helped with a new website overhaul for NAMI San Diego, where I serve on the board. As part of the overhaul, I uploaded my own 13-article series on recovery. Recovery is a recurring theme here at HealthCentral, but is always worth reviewing. Let’s get started ... Although there is no precise definition to recovery, there is a strong…