Depression is a major symptom of bipolar disorder. It is marked by low moods and persistent feelings of sadness. It can complicate treatment. Depression is often linked to hospitalization for patients with bipolar disorder.
If you're like me (and most people with bipolar disorder), you struggle more with depression than mania or hypomania. And if you're like me, one of the ways your depression expresses itself is in an almost total disregard for housework and the building up of clutter. For me, this is a vicious circle. During depression my house becomes a…