Tag Archives: bipolar

Courage, Affirmations, Self-esteem, Projection, Depression

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. Recent videos showed elevated mood (hypomania to mania). Had migraine then sleep crashes as mood came down. I used music when I need to which helped bring the mood down with minimal distress. So grounded now in this video, yet… Read More »

Dancing off high energy bipolar mania, hypomania. Elevated mood.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). My mood goes elevated ‘high’ doing a lot of trauma processing. Trauma processing isn’t always distressing. I have been between hypomania and mania energy this video and recent videos. Ghostbusters theme music from 1984 was going through my head so danced to… Read More »

Improvised dance to help manage bipolar disorder.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar type 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. Mood has been elevated past few weeks with a sleep crash and finally a big sleep. Music can elevate my mood temporarily as well as help me express. Which is how I do all my art. Music is… Read More »

Bipolar Courage for bipolar disorder, processing PTSD, creative expression.

Welcome to Bipolar Courage. My name is Xanthe Wyse, age 48 years from New Zealand. I started Bipolar Courage in a depressive episode. It takes courage to live with bipolar disorder and bipolar has helped me to face my fears. My current diagnoses are bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. Historical… Read More »

Bipolar hypomania vs mania. Elevated mood. Processing trauma.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. In elevated mood in this video and recent videos consistent with hypomania for me. Hypomania is elevated mood with bipolar disorder but not full mania. Was prescribed some meds recently for back sprain which have side effects of blurring… Read More »

After sleep crash after elevated mood with bipolar. Exhausted.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Recorded this video to show the contrast from video this morning (showing the high energy between hypomania and mania). Pretty exhausted but not depressed. Had a migraine earlier then sleep crash for a few hours in dark room. Only have mild migraine… Read More »

Bipolar hypomania. Dislike trolls.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. Currently hypomanic so having a sing and dance helps discharge some of the energy as well as enjoy a euphoric feeling. Doesn’t matter if singing and dancing isn’t that great. Demonstrated at beginning. Improvised movement is one of the… Read More »

Processing name change from trauma. Bipolar hypomania, PTSD.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. My former name is Miranda which was stolen from me. I avoid saying my former name. I got triggered around 9 minutes when I did. The tapping of my collarbone was subconscious and it was grounding me to keep me present rather than dissociating while I processed. I have been… Read More »

Therapeutic use of sex toys to discharge energy as orgasms with PTSD, bipolar

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar disorder (type), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. The PTSD is mainly from 2 specific sexual traumas – child and adult. I grew up with shame from religious indoctrination, other people’s hangups, abuse, trauma. Letting go of that shame has been therapeutic. Religious indoctrination that masturbation is… Read More »

Strengths of bipolar – faced fears, processed trauma, creativity, accomplishments.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. In this improvised video, talk about some of the upsides to bipolar disorder such as facing fears, processing trauma, accomplishments. Have done some things I would never have done otherwise. Such as a project with political influence. I founded… Read More »

My Life With Multiple Mental Disorders | Strangers In My Head | Mental Health

Jess is a passionate pursuer of the arts. She is a creative director and founder of a visual arts studio. She is a freelance hand poke tattoo artist and a co-partner of a vintage wear online retail site. Jess is also managing co-morbid mental health issues and she has chosen to confront the stigma, rather… Read More »

Dr. Lauren N. Penn discusses Bipolar, misdiagnosis and PTSD

Welcome to Resilient Minds 365 where we let you know that you can strive, thrive, and live a life of abundance despite your illness. In this episode, Cleoni Crawford interviews Dr. Lauren N. Penn. Dr. Lauren N Penn is a chiropractor, inspirational speaker, health practitioner, and a charismatic & impactful community leader who is building… Read More »

The Fire Within Ch 22 Grandma, boogers and a sleigh ride #CPTSD #Borderline #Bipolar #Psychology

In this video, I continue reading my book The Fire Within that I wrote while living in a tiny house in the woods. This book is about childhood trauma. Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Source: Youtube