Tag Archives: Bipolar Disorder

99 white chips on the wall

 Thanksgiving Facebook status:  “This is what a clean and sober Sloane looks like.  Today I finished my program at CSU.  I am fully detoxed from alcohol and drugs and can honestly say I have no desire to drink or use.  … Continue reading

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Overmedicated youth, broken hearts, and prison papers

Look at the smiling face of Gabriel Myers.  This 7 year old boy committed suicide last April.  Gabriel was prescribed several psychiatric medications, including Seroquel for bipolar disorder.  What physician would give a tiny child such a severe anti-psychotic only … Continue reading

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