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Re: My life partner has Bipolar ii

Thank you so much, thats very helpful.
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Re: My life partner has Bipolar ii

@Mrsjones 

There were a lot of new and unfamiliar emotions, a lot of which were confusing and at times uncomfortable. 

 

Important not to set any time limits.

 

There are resources available such as the family book from beyond blue  https://www.beyondblue.org.au/the-facts/suicide-prevention/after-a-suicide-attempt/support-after-a-s...

but I found most related to someone who came home soon after an attempt - it was close to 5 months after the event when my hubby was discharged.

For urgent assistance, call: