Daily Archives: July 6, 2015
17 negative stereotypes about bipolar disorder
This is a great article. It needs to be passed on.
The most frequently used search terms that usher visitors to my blog are: bipolar disorder stereotypes, bipolar stereotypes, negative stereotypes of bipolar disorder, stereotypes about bipolar disorder, negative stereotypes of bipolar, stereotypes of bipolar disorder – and they occur every. single. day. I googled ‘bipolar stereotypes’ and lo and behold, my most visited post ranked first. It’s time to expand on that ole thing. Stereotypes breed stigma, which can have terrible (and in some cases even terminal) consequences. Everything gets an ism, dear reader, and the applicable one here is ableism.
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Hi, My Name is Tessa
The main purpose of my blog is to become an advocate for invisible Illnesses.
This is part of the Blogging 101 initial assignment of introducing ourselves.
This is partly journal and articles showing that I am an Advocate to Invisible Illnesses. There are so many disorders out there where the patient doesn’t get any support.