Our second Mountain Democrat column has been published this year (April 29, 2013) ~ “Illness” ~ written by Marcia Rose. Excerpts: When I began teaching at Bipolar Insights, I had a mindset which many people share. It is the inability to recognize what I define as “similarity blindness.” Click here to read the rest of the story… Bipolar Insights: Authenticity and...Read More
On February 9th, Marcia Rose was interviewed by Jennifer Whitney, Communications Director with the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission, as part of the Proposition 63 Mental Health Services Action Segment with the Free Your Mind Project. Marcia joined Jennifer to talk about Bipolar Insights very successful organization that provides online, in...Read More
The CREW has worked hard and the 2013 Journal is DONE! Another great calendar; another great year! Bipolar Insights 2013 Journal will be on sale in December. Journaling plays a major part in managing bipolar disorder. Don’t start the new year without one. Pick up a journal at group or call to have one mailed to you. For multiple journals, call or email for a...Read More
Bipolar Insights is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Corporation located in the city of Placerville. Bipolar Insights is unique in that we care not only for those who are diagnosed with bipolar disorder, but we also reach out to family, friends, and the community. We help educate people affected by bipolar disorder, through low-cost support groups, counseling, and literature.
“You don’t look like a person with bipolar disorder?” Well, what exactly does a person with bipolar disorder look like? Do they have that far away look, drool, bump into walls, or are their faces distorted in some way? Individuals with bipolar disorder are male, female, children, and teens. <read more>Read more
The following words were expressed in last years calendar (2012).
Bipolar Insights is a light in the darkness. ~Dan B.
Self-Awareness: Equips you with the knowledge to protect yourself from spinning out of control.
Mood swings: Confronts the ups and downs of life.
Balance: Affirms that without a foundation, there is no balance.
Support: Helping one another.
Acceptance: Enjoying friendship and family.
Knowledge: Gives you a path to a better life.
Knowledge: Keeps you buoyant and self-aware.
Embrace: And enjoy each day.
Together: A team effort to succeed.
Adventure: An ongoing journey.
Family: Wisdom shared from generation to generation.
Unique You: Live the life you were meant to live.
Bipolar Insights truly represents harmony……Read more
Two Guest Speakers for May
No Sunday classes at Marshall Medical Conference Room the entire month of May
Monday classes will be at Green Valley Community Church
Monday, May 6th * Dr. Ollie Mack, Psychiatrist * Have your questions ready for the Doctor!
Monday, May 13th * Jan Melnicoe * Don’t miss Jan’s teaching on the Bipolar Insights Journal
Bipolar Insights will be CLOSED
Monday, May 20th * and
Monday, May 27th (Memorial Day)
All classes will resume to the regular dates and times in June
2013 Scheduled Closures
Click here for a list of the 2013 scheduled closures
“Bipolar Insights: Illness” * April 29, 2013: Bipolar Insights second Mountain Democrat column published this year in the Mountain Democrat, a Northern California newspaper publication. The article, written by Marcia Rose, received many calls and comments. Click here to read more.
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