Video on Parents with a Child with Mental Illness
A video on how it is to raise a child with bipolar disorder. Help for parents of children with a mental disorder.
On the HealthyPlace Mental Health TV Show, we spoke with Angela McClanahan, the author of Life with Bob, a blog for parents of children with mental illness, here at HealthyPlace. She talked to us about the challenges of raising a child with a mental disorder.
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Angela McClanahan is a blogger at the HealthyPlace Mental Health Blogs. In her blog, called Life with Bob, she talks about the fun, and many times lonely, road of raising Bob, who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Angela relates the daily challenges that she has to face as a parent of a child with a mental illness such as stigma and discrimination.
To read more about Angela and read her blog, visit: Life with Bob.
Staff, H. (2010, September 22). Video on Parents with a Child with Mental Illness, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2020, June 6 from https://www.healthyplace.com/parenting/videos/video-on-a-parent-with-a-child-with-mental-illness