STRUGGLING with DEPRESSION, ANXIETY, or BIPOLARITY? LEARNING can really HELP. Start with ARTICLES above or Topics below. Ty! Bill

The NEUROGENESIS Theory of DEPRESSION: Have We Reached the Promised Land?

Neurogenesis Theory

“Dang, I’ve tried so many things for so long, and I’m still depressed. Scientists, get creative and work hard. I can’t be out of options!” Man, even typing that hurts. Actually, there’s plenty of creative work going-on, in many arenas. Tap-in and see if you believe the Neurogenesis Theory of Depression has promised land potential…

Mood STABILIZERS: Treating the SWINGS of the MOOD SPECTRUM

can you treat bipolar disorder

The world of mood stabilizers way too often poses a survival challenge. I mean, anticonvulsants, atypical antipsychotics, and more. How in the heck are you supposed to know what to do? Thing is, if you’re struggling somewhere along the mood spectrum you really need some answers. Maybe this will help. Tap-in and find out…

LONELINESS: With All of the PAIN, Wouldn’t You Like to Know WHY?

Why am I lonely

Loneliness: the very depths of darkness and isolation. Given all of the pain, wouldn’t you like to know the whys of it all? Well, University of Chicago researchers have worked hard to help us understand. Very interesting and powerful information, so tap on in…

3 Ways to Make the Most of a Major Life Transition

How to manage stress

Major life transitions can be exciting and wonderful. And, of course, they can be dark and heartbreaking. Either way, the potential for troubling stress is always there, especially for those of us dealing with a mood or anxiety disorder. But never fear, Chipur reader, our guest-writer Jennifer has some really helpful tips. Tap on in and take a look…

Juvenile Bipolar Disorder: Controversy & Reliable Info

does my child have bipolar disorder

Who could even imagine that child having an emotional/mental disorder? Actually, he may. And it’s quite possible that disorder is “bipolar.” It’s a contentious call, so let’s address the controversy with reliable information. I think you’ll find the following thought-provoking. Please, tap-in…