Paul Illidge shares part of his story from his memoir The Bleaks; a harrowing nightmare in which Paul’s life is plunged when a drug-squad raids his house and the mental health experiences that follows.
Lisbeth Coiman shares her experience with bipolar and psychosis and how looking at life through the lens of mental illness has changed her perspective.
Once an Olympic Athlete, Amy Gamble struggles with accepting and managing her experiences with bipolar, determined to win.
H&J, recently diagnosed at 27 with Bipolar II, highlights some of his insane behaviour that was so socially acceptable it hid his mental illness in plain sight.
Due to addiction, Julie and her siblings were given up for adoption. Julie continues the cycle as she self-medicates her mental illness and copes with family.
Madison shares living with bipolar and depression unknowingly and turning to alcohol to self-medicate. Hospitalization for alcoholism uncovered her mental illness.
Joe shares his experience of staying in a psych ward under observation for bipolar, the conditions, the characters he meets, and how he finally escaped.