Bipolar's Mom turns the page on the Stigma of Mental Illness in Amazon's New Book

A humanizing revelation of discovering her Daughter has a mental illness; I just want my Daughter back - Coming to terms with Bipolar 1 breaks the typical mold of how society perceives the affects of Bipolar Disorder on families today.
By: B.C. Levinson
June 4, 2009 - PRLog -- I just want my Daughter back , Coming to terms with Bipolar 1 is a compelling narrative of a normal everyday mother who lives with the turmoil of having a child with Bipolar 1- and the wide range of emotions that consume her and her family as this illness takes over.  Bringing to life the shock and pain that comes with recognizing that their lives will never be the same, Author B C  Levinson, opens her heart to describe the loss and suffering a parent feels when this illness engulfs their lives.  The trauma of discovering that this doesn’t just happen to someone else gives Levinson a whole new perspective on Mental Illnesses.

Humbled when she realizes that her daughter is the one with more grounded principles, Levinson shares her guilt and confusion as she tries to cope with one of her daughters heartbreaking decisions. Through trial and error, I just want my Daughter back; illustrates how through determination and love both mother and daughter find the way to a hopeful new beginning. Families suffering through the effects of mental illness quickly find themselves identifying with the writer’s experiences as they discover ways they too can come to terms with Bipolar 1.

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About the Author
B.C. Levinson grew up in Texas and was an accountant until moving to Florida to care for her in-laws. She enjoys devoting time via Twitter ( @ BIPOLARSMOM2 )
providing support and encouragement to the cause of Bipolar Disorder one friend at a time.
B.C Levinson invites you to join her at
She is currently researching the life changing experiences of caring for the elderly for her next book. She is a mother of two and currently lives in North Texas with her husband Matthew.

I just want my Daughter back - Coming to terms with Bipolar 1
by B.C. Levinson; ISBN 144213979X in Paperback

Available on AMAZON . COM

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