An Inspiring Story Of Overcoming Adversity Against All Odds
An Inspiring Story Of Overcoming Adversity Against All Odds

An Inspiring Story Of Overcoming Adversity Against All Odds

My name is Prakash. My age is 68. I am fighting bipolar disorder for the last 48 years. At age 20 while studying  inter-science in college, I got my first episode of severe depression. As my mother also suffered from…

Creativity As Selfcare For The Helping Professional
Creativity As Selfcare For The Helping Professional

Creativity As Selfcare For The Helping Professional

Fenichel, a psychoanalyst said, “the patient’s wish to be cured by a magician may be equalled by the therapist’s wish to be a magician”. People in the helping profession are often expected to be such magicians, immune to the kind…

The Spotlight Is Not On World Bipolar Day This Time Around
The Spotlight Is Not On World Bipolar Day This Time Around

The Spotlight Is Not On World Bipolar Day This Time Around

Today we would have been at Bombay Hospital. No, not admitted to it as patients but at its magnificent S P Jain Auditorium, gathered from distant corners of the country for our 5th National Conference to mark World Bipolar Day…

The Vital Role of Financial Planning In Bipolar Disorder Affected
The Vital Role of Financial Planning In Bipolar Disorder Affected

The Vital Role of Financial Planning In Bipolar Disorder Affected

Change is the only certainty in life and possibly nobody knows this better than we Bipolar Disorder affected. How does this factor impact our Financial Planning and thereby, security? The sheer unpredictability and the turbulence associated with Bipolar Disorder affects…