Healing from a breakup and breakdown … and hope in the highs and lows of bipolar disorder

Trigger warning: This story contains material about suicide ideation that some may find distressing. At her lowest, Claire*, then 22, locked herself in a room and refused to emerge for two weeks. She did not eat, hardly drank and refused to shower. “It felt like my whole body had shut down. I was just being … Continue reading Healing from a breakup and breakdown … and hope in the highs and lows of bipolar disorder