Tagged: mental

Hard to Find Christian Support for Bipolar Disorder and Mental Illnesses

Hard to Find Christian Support for Bipolar Disorder and Mental Illnesses

Yes there is hope and help for people that struggle with mental illness, but it is not easy to get help when there is so much social stigma about someone needing psychiatric help. Plus, even if stigma weren’t in the way, there...

Pastor Rick Warren Returns for a New Season of Ministry

Pastor Rick Warren Returns for a New Season of Ministry

Pastor Rick Warren returns to the pulpit at Saddleback Church after a 16-week sabbatical. He and wife Kay and family and extended family and church family and God’s family have shared an agonizing experience as we’re grieved together over the loss of...

learning about bipolar disorder

learning about bipolar disorder

I’m learning about bipolar disorder, a mental chemical imbalance affecting around 2 million Americans, and with a wide variation of how it affects people.. I’ve been intentional (or proactive) in pacing myself better in the use of my time and my nutrition...

started on new medication

started on new medication

Yesterday I started on new medication, and my thinking and feeling are considerably normal now. It’s good to be back. Perhaps I’ll describe the medical terminology in a future entry. The social stigma of mental illnesses can be too much to bear...