Bipolar DisorderRelationships

Bipolar & Married: 9 Ways to Make It Through Tough Times

bride and groom coming down stairs

bride and groom happy in the rain

Treat the Disasters as Incidents

Teamwork in marriage

Be on the Same Side

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Toa Heftiba

Forgive and Forget

couple holding hands on the beach
Pablo Heimplatz

Separate the Illness From the Person

woman feeding man pizza in bed
Toa Heftiba

Know Each Other’s Love Language

Setting down some ground rules.

Abide by Some Rules

couple, one facing away with arms crossed, other leaning on his back with eyes closed
Milan Popovic

Don’t Take Anything Personally

couple on bikes touching hands
Everton Vila

Keep Your Own Identity

Married couple having fun

Have Fun

Therese Borchard

Therese Borchard


Therese Borchard has written for a variety of websites, including CNN, The Huffington Post, Everyday Health, and Psych Central, and is the author of Beyond Blue: Surviving Depression & Anxiety and Making the Most of Bad Genes and The Pocket Therapist. Founder of the online depression communities Project Hope & Beyond and Group Beyond Blue on Facebook. Therese advocates on behalf of those who live with depression and other mood disorders. You can find her at