I Have a Child Who Is Bipolar

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    My Son Is Bi-polar

    I have a grown son (age 27) who is an undiagnosed bi-polar.  But I am sure that is the problem.  He is in another state - and I am about the only person who he has not run off. . .he has extreme ups and downs & it is very difficult to deal with.  He has just...
    weareonespirit weareonespirit
    51-55, F
    8 Responses Apr 5, 2008

    Something's Very Wrong With Him

    First of all who steals their sisters puppy and sells it to get bus fare to go see his girlfriend? This is just one day after getting off house arrest! Now he brings the girlfriend home bc he didn't want to leave her and tells her he has three dollars for her to catch the bus...
    evolvutghiL evolvutghiL
    36-40, F
    Aug 26, 2012

    A Child With Bipolar

    hi i have a 7 year old littel girl with bipolar and its really hard to deal with cuz i know very littel about the disorder and i get so frustrated at times because i dont know how to help her i know she cant help it and theres nothing she can do about it.theres days i just wanna...
    dreamcatcher4u dreamcatcher4u
    36-40, F
    10 Responses Sep 3, 2007

    Bipolar Daughter

     I have a 30 year old bipolar daughter. It was hard for me to admit she was bipolar or that it even really existed. I thought it was all psycho-babble. I'm learning and accepting the facts now, I guess it was when I found out she was suicidal that I realized it was real...
    jawsharp jawsharp
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Oct 7, 2008

    Age16, Diagnosed At Age 8

    I’ve spent 16 years making sure my daughter didn’t have to walk the same path I did, yet she’s cleared the brush and decided to forge ahead that way regardless. Growing up Bipolar is so incredibly difficult and I know this because I suffered through it myself. I...
    nothinglasts nothinglasts
    36-40, F
    Nov 28, 2010

    Dealing With Hurts From the Past

    For many years my son, Matt,  has felt he has been treated as an inferior being by his father and stepmother.  Yet, he has always been willing to push aside the feelings with the hope that one day, he will be able to prove them wrong and do something meaningful with his...
    weareonespirit weareonespirit
    51-55, F
    4 Responses May 20, 2008
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