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Denial
Bob Krulish

How To Talk To Someone In Denial with Bipolar

Today I’m writing about how to talk to somebody who’s in denial with their bipolar disorder. And the reason I know that this happens a lot is that fifty percent (50%) of the people with bipolar disorder actually can’t recognize that they have the illness (and I’ll tell you why in a minute) so of course they will be perceived as being in denial. So I’m going to write about something different then denial. I’m

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Medication
Bob Krulish

How To Help Your Loved One Take Their Bipolar Meds

In this post, I want to answer a question that I get asked a lot and that is “how can I help my loved one take their meds and stay on their meds?”  With with bipolar disorder, it’s very, very common for us to get off of our meds for two reasons. One is that we feel so much better, we don’t think we need them anymore. We think, like the medical model, that we

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Medication
Bob Krulish

How To Easily Know If The Bipolar Meds Are Working Or Not

How To Easily Know If The Bipolar Meds Are Working? On this post, I want to answer a question I get all the time. And that is “how do I know if my loved one is taking their meds or not?” And it’s a great question because we don’t really want to be asking that of our loved ones because you already know this. If you ask your loved one and you suspect they’re not

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