Tag Archives: bipolar 1

Writing in mania – loose associations, metaphors, symbolism, grandiosity

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Current in a mixed mood episode, so have been feeling the stress, while doing a lot of processing while working on my books. I didn’t bother with makeup, in case I did tear up and also so can see more easily the fatigue/stress. Last night, I read back this email… Read More »

Intense processing, purpose, voice after trauma. PTSD, bipolar.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. I recorded this video a few days ago. I needed to watch it back a few times before deciding to upload (I don’t upload every video). It was recorded immediately after the other 2 uploads, so I was getting very tired after a lot of intense processing, approximately an hour… Read More »

Processing anger over abuse. Autistic identity. Bipolar, PTSD. Self-diagnosis. Part 1

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). I know I am in a mixed mood episode in this video, doing a lot of processing, which is why I look like crap and am having trouble with my communicating with speech. My psychologist is on holiday and I had some… Read More »

The Chronically Cameron Rebranding (Formerly Disabled and Thriving)

Howdy howdy everyone! Welcome to Chronically Cameron. You may notice that the old name “Disabled and Thriving” is gone. There are a few reasons why I’ve gone through a rebranding if you will. Using the name “Disabled and Thriving” started to feel a bit unauthentic the more I continued to share my experience and go… Read More »

Welcome To Disabled and Thriving

Howdy howdy everyone! Welcome to Disabled and Thriving. Today I wanted to do an introduction/welcome to my channel video that explains what you can expect from my channel and the purpose of it. I typically talk about mental health, chronic illness and disabled business ownership (I own a marketing agency). In terms of mental health… Read More »

Quick recovery mood crashes bipolar, PTSD. Shutdown intense emotions.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Mood a little elevated in this video but not extremely. Made this video so can see contrast of how quickly I recover from mood crashes now. Combination of: 1. finding meds that are helpful (I choose to be minimally medicated otherwise… Read More »

Vulnerable bipolar disorder, PTSD, sedated meds (2017)

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This short video was recorded in 2017 when psychiatrist still trying to get my bipolar meds right. Very vulnerable. In 2017, I had extreme mania for months, then rapid cycling mania and severe depression. This video was very hard to watch back, as… Read More »