Tag Archives: Creative Expression

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 »

PTSD – post-traumatic stress disorder – childhood presentation – avoidance, shutdowns

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. Bipolar and PTSD currently affecting me the most. My presentation of PTSD isn’t well known. Is the childhood presentation of mainly avoidance and shutdowns. During mania episodes, I am more likely to experience the typical presentation of PTSD as… Read More »

The Creative Cure with Jacob Nordby

The Christine Upchurch Show: The Vibration of Change™: The Creative Cure is a call for a revolution, fostering change where all change must begin: within. In this conversation with Christine, author and creative coach Jacob Nordby shares why developing a creative practice will not only allow you to express your own creative gifts, but it… Read More »

Hypomania, mania with bipolar. Music and creative expression to regulate mood.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar disorder (type 1), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. When my mood is elevated (hypomania, mania), it overrides my social anxiety disorder. So I care less about people judging me in negative ways. Mood is hypomanic in this video. Hypomania is elevated mood but not full mania.… Read More »