I Didn’t Choose to Have Bipolar Disorder

I Didn’t Choose to Have Bipolar Disorder

Let’s pretend for a moment that living with bipolar disorder isn’t life-sucking. Let’s pretend that having a chronic illness, going to medical appointments, and managing the day-to-day issues that bipolar disorder brings doesn’t take a daily toll.

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Why the Murphy Bill Gets it Wrong

Why the Murphy Bill Gets it Wrong

There is a lot of talk in the mental health community about the Murphy Bill, or H.R. 2646, as it is officially known. This legislation is being touted as comprehensive legislation to help people with mental illness live better lives by changing laws and funding to ensure that people with mental illness have better access to services and the money to pay for them.

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