Mutiny of the Soul

43529 Mutiny of the Soul By Charles Eisenstein on Saturday May 21st, 2016 Another Way of Looking at Fatigue and Depression Depression, anxiety, and fatigue are an essential part of a process of metamorphosis that is unfolding on the planet today, and highly significant for the light they shed on the transition from an old […]

Missing in Action: Mental Health Community Fails Fraud Victims

Major fraud cases grab the headlines for a few days or weeks then forgotten until the next one comes along. We never have to wait long. Media typically focuses on following the money, the colourful perpetrator and occasionally on the victims. Because no violence is used, there is some sort of collusion, and sometimes insurance, […]

A coffee company chief recovers from ‘CEO’s disease’

Bipolar disorder, he continues, “makes you completely incapable of understanding how your actions affect other people. You have great ideas and you just dump them on other people and move to the next thing.”

‘I Don’t Believe in God, but I Believe in Lithium’ My 20-year struggle with bipolar disorder.

from the new york times… The manila folder is full of faded faxes. The top sheet contains a brief description of my first medically confirmed manic episode, more than 20 years ago, when I was admitted as a teenager to U.C.L.A.’s Neuropsychiatric Institute: “Increased psychomotor rate, decreased need for sleep (about two to three hours […]

10 Tips to Stay in Balance

There is no such thing as living life in a state of perfect balance. We are either going toward balance or away from it, much as a child does balancing her weight standing on a teeter-totter. When our lives tip away from balance we are less able to deal with stress and we become dissatisfied.