Friday, September 30, 2005

Bipolar Awareness Day this Thursday

NAMI Story from Missouri

NAMI (National Alliance on the Mentally Ill) is celebrating its 19th year of educating Americans about mental health through mental illness awareness week.

This year marks the third annual Bipolar Awareness Day, celebrated during mental illness awareness week on Thursday, October 6, 2005. Bipolar Awareness Day was created to increase awareness of Bipolar Disorder, promote early detection and accurate diagnosis, reduce stigma, and minimize the devastating impact on the millions of Americans presently affected by the disorder.