When Emotions Are On A Rollercoaster: Understanding Manic-Depressive Illness

manic depression

Characterized by extreme highs and lows in mood, manic-depressive illness profoundly impacts a person’s thoughts, emotions and behaviors. Also referred to as bipolar disorder, this condition causes shifts in energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out daily tasks. While we all experience ups and downs, the mood changes in manic-depression are severe and […]