Better Pack a Lunch – A First Attempt at Healing Bipolar
Posted on July 14, 2013 at 6:00 am by Praying Medic / bipolar, mental health / 15 Comments
Sharon had been admitted to the emergency department for an episode of depression related to bipolar disorder. She moved herself to the gurney and began fastening the seat belts. I gave my partner a puzzled look. No one puts the seat belts on themselves. She asked the nurse to hand her the brown paper bag sitting on the counter. “What’s in there? I asked. “My lunch.” “You brought your own lunch to the hospital?” “Sure did….