Moodletter provides help for being happier, more capable and confident, even if you are living with depression, bipolar disorder or anxiety.

The Chemistry of Joy

Healing depression requires an understanding of our bodies and brain chemistry, but also our psyches and spirits, say the authors of this book. The assembly-line treatment common today tends to treat depression by tossing medications at it. The authors of Chemistry of Joy teach, instead, a holistic approach that integrates our physical, mental and... 

Bipolar disorder misdiagnosed in a quarter of cases

Bipolar disorder is misdiagnosed as depression in over a quarter of cases, a new study suggests. The research was presented in June, 2009 at the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ Annual Meeting in Liverpool. Psychiatrists... 

I don’t like what I see in the mirror

When Katherine looks at her reflection in the mirror, she doesn’t see the loving mother, effective employee and loyal friend that she is. Instead, all she sees are the extra pounds around her middle,... 

Have you laughed today?

One-liners Madness takes its toll–please have exact change ready. Out of my mind, back in five minutes. Psychiatrist to his nurse: “Please just say we’re very busy. Don’t keep... 

BookReviewsScattershot

David Lovelace, writer, poet, carpenter and former bookstore owner, has bipolar disorder. So does his father, his mother and his younger brother. Only his sister escaped the illness. In his book Scattershot:...