Bipolar: It never really held any stigma for me

Jeanne McDonagh











It is no surprise that Jeanne, who is well known to Aware and who spoke candidly about coming through her depression at the Aware Lecture in May is once again challenging the stigma often associated with mood disorders. Today’s Irish Times features Jeanne’s experience of being diagnosed asbipolar’ and she explains how she learned to manage her condition and pursue a successful career as PR Manager for the Bar Council.

View the full article in today’s Irish Times

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