This disorder is characterized by a person who experiences a minimum of two clear different identities or personalities.
The Lighter Side
Dispelling modern myths about mental ilness.
I watched the blue mini-van pull up outside the shop. There were pictures drawn in the dust on the doors, and as I watched Kathy step out of the vehicle she looked down at some of the drawings and smiled while shaking her head.
The world seemed wide open with possibilities. She couldn’t remember the last time she was in this type of mood. Full of positive energy, ready for anything. Today was going to be a good day. She finished off her breakfast and got dressed so she could head out into the sunshine to see where the day took her.
There is a lot of confusion surrounding bipolar, which is evident not only in the actual portrayals of it, but even just in the fact that when you search for it online in reference to media portrayals, it is often confused with schizophrenia.