The Up and Down Life: The Truth About Bipolar Disorder--the Good, the Bad, and the Funny (Lynn Sonberg Books)
Publish Date: 2008-05-06
Author: Paul E. Jones;Andrea Thompson
A fresh, honest, and practical guide to living with bipolar disorder.
Paul Jones, a stand-up comedian and workshop leader who suffers from bipolar disorder, uses humor, honesty, and hard-won practical advice to dispel the stigma surrounding mental illnesses and shed light on the challenges of living with bipolar disorder.
Offering an intimate view of life with bipolar disorderincluding the most common mistakes bipolar individuals make and how to avoid them and covering every aspect from diagnosis, social life, home life, and career, this is an accessible and engaging guide from someone whos been there and can help readers cope and thrive.