About Me: Female, 46, Southern Illinois, IL, member since Jul 2008
I am 45 w/BP l dx since I was 27. I work full-time and have been stable on meds for 6 yr, but suffer suicidal depression frequently. Hospitalized many times. Hoping to support others and get support on this site. With no family and in a rural area I feel pretty isolate
[More]d. Working with kids cheers me up, but full-time is starting to hurt me, mentally. But I'm also a fun person who likes to goof around and laugh. Most people who know me only see that side.
Hi fellow Bipolar Bear.
I see you work with kids.
I'm a substitute teacher so I work with kids too.
I don't make much money but I have flex time which is really good.
I can work much as I want and take time off when I get those little "red flags" fly up.
I'm married for 23 years. Husband retired Navy.
Hope to hear from you soon.
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