Bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental illness, characterised by extremes of mood – elevated or high mood known as mania, and low mood known as depression. In this article, Lily Strachan shares her experience and helps us to understand bipolar. 

In this, her second article, Lily Strachen discusses treatment for bipolar and shares how her Christian faith has been of profound benefit.

In this third article, Lily Strachan provides insights on how to care for someone with bipolar. 

In this final article in a series on bipolar, Lily Strachan shares about living as a Christian with bipolar. 

Alex’s story

Alex was bullied as a teenager and experienced a variety of manic episodes. A new Christian, he shares how his faith and church community have helped him learn to live with bipolar.