Bipolar Wife and Mother Video Series

Bipolar disorder is a complex mood disorder that affects millions. The main characteristic of bipolar disorder is alternating episodes of mania and depression. These episodes manifest themselves in unique ways, depending upon the individual.

This 30-year-old wife and mother of identical twins documents her experience with bipolar disorder. Featured below are four of her YouTube videos: In the first video, she explains what she does when she's manic. In the second, she details some of the things she's done during past psychotic episodes. The third video captures one of her manic/psychotic episodes, and the fourth video was made the day after she had this episode.

 
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