MY LIFE AS A BIPOLAR | MENTAL HEALTH SERIES

My Life as a Bipolar — Chapter 3

Manic Symptom #2 — decreased need for sleep

Kathy K
Speaking Bipolar
Published in
3 min readJan 20, 2024

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MANIC SYMPTOM #2 — Decreased need for sleep

The DSM-5 Criteria chart for manic episodes is a valuable resource for reference.

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Kathy K
Speaking Bipolar

I write about mental health and fiction, mostly dystopian. Imaginatively unusual is preferable but not always possible for me.