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Archives for November, 2012

Bipolar I

To The Max! – Extreme Living in a Bipolar II Mind

Everything in my life has always been to the max!  I want sauce on my pasta, it’s gonna be sauce, with some pasta.  If I’m gonna work out, I'm gonna run five miles in the blazing hot sun.  Everything has always been to the utmost extreme and I’ve never been able to temper it.

I even moved to England for a semester abroad in college to a secluded area in the woods to try...
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Bipolar I

Co-dependency and Mental Illness – Where do you weigh in on managing your child

Co-dependency crosses all lines of relationships.  Whether it is family, friends or lovers, co-dependency can be really scary as the vicious cyclical nature of it freezes an individual’s ability to move forward in life which disallows personal growth and independence.  When you become dependent on another person, or you get caught in-between total autonomy and co-dependency, that routine of dependency disallows you to break away and...
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Bipolar I

3 Tips for Handling Difficult Office Politics

Stuart Smalley: "You're good enough, smart enough, and doggone it, people like " not always.

No matter what industry you are in, you are bound to come across office politics.  The word "politics" in and of itself connots a level of malarkey.  So, when you find yourself caught up in the BS of office politics here are three things to consider to rid yourself from potential strife:

1. Self Preservation

Try your best to stay...
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Coping Skills

Mixing Business with Pleasure: Where do you weigh in on office romances?

Don’t dip your pen in the company ink?  A well known cautionary tale to warn people not to engage in an office romance, however, there are a lot of people having office romances that turn into long term healthy relationships.  But we also hear or experience the horror stories as well.

So, where do you weigh in on the does and don’t of engaging in an office romance.  Some points to consider…  

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