Sadie Kaye's latest (completed) doc for RTHK broadcasts on SAT JULY 13, 2019 at 8.30! For those of you who miss it, you'll still be able to download the show as a podcast on the RTHK website and in all the usual podcast places (Apple, Spotify, etc.) once it has aired! As Bad As It … Continue reading As Bad As It Gets Broadcasting on RTHK Sat July 13, 2019 at 8.30!
The support group is now disbanded for the summer and our next group meet will now take place in CENTRAL (Duddell Street) at 7pm on MONDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2019! Looking forward to seeing you all then and meeting new members! New and existing members can keep in touch on our Bipolar HK WhatsApp group! Email … Continue reading Summer Break!
Thanks to Buzz for publishing this interview about Bipolar Hong Kong & MENTAL IDEAS! http://saikungbuzz.hk/2018/10/caffeine-buzz-with-sadie-kaye
The Mental Ideas Podcast is a weekly podcast in which Bipolar HK founder & RTHK presenter Sadie Kaye takes a humorous look at innovative approaches to tackling mental health, performing bold social experiments and discussing the results with an eclectic mix of guests from the worlds of film, politics, entertainment, the arts & charity. Showman Mat Ricardo will … Continue reading Mental Ideas Podcast
After being invited to discuss suicide in response to the suicides of Anthony Bordain and Kate Spade on RTHK's Backchat, I penned this stream of consciousness article trying to rationalize the spike in suicide stats (according to the New York Times, it has leapt in popularity as a life-obliterating lifestyle choice by 25% since 1999). Reliving my … Continue reading The Importance of Doing What We’re Bad At – Sadie Kaye
MAT RICARDO - WOOF Humorist, juggler, table cloth lifter and writer-performer extraordinaire gives his spin on a meh week with bipolar disorder... MAT ON THE JONATHAN ROSS SHOW BBC TELEVISION
MENTAL IDEAS is an irreverent, noisy, unashamedly provocative film and media platform utilizing the arts and the media to engage and explain mental health in daring and ingenious ways. The platform spotlights artists, writers, filmmakers and social entrepreneurs from Hong Kong and around the world, creating opportunities for one of the most complex social groups to … Continue reading Call 4 Submissions: MENTAL IDEAS!
Ever since I was a teenager, for periods of months at a time, I have led an exhausting double life: My Life Awake and My Life Asleep. One of my lives makes no sense at all. And the other only occurs when I’m asleep. Frequently, my friends and perfect strangers have startled me with far-fetched … Continue reading My Life Asleep by Sadie Kaye
Check out the amazing artwork by Bipolar HK's Resident Artist Charlotte Farhan! Charlotte and Bipolar HK founder Sadie Kaye co-founded non-profit Art Saves Lives International in 2016. They have since worked together as author-illustrator on children's book The Wishing Machine and are working together on two new book projects. Charlotte will also appear as a … Continue reading Charlotte Farhan ‘The Outsider’ Collection
Interesting article by Vox with ideas on how to keep healthy in a high stress job if you have bipolar disorder! KEEPING HEALTHY IN A HIGH STRESS JOB WITH BIPOLAR - VOX
Interesting article in Huff Post! Share your thoughts: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/06/09/bipolar-and-what-its-really-like-to-have-it
Respect to you! It can be a nightmare caring for a bipolar loved one. Trust me, I’m bipolar... During the extremes of our bipolarity, we are incapable of seeing things from your perspective. We are relentlessly inconsiderate of your feelings. It’s always ten steps up, twenty steps down with us. We’re exhausting. And the worst … Continue reading Helping A Bipolar Loved One
This month, to raise awareness of mental health, Sadie gave an interview to ASLI Magazine. https://artsaveslivesintmagazine.com/2015/04/26/sadie-kaye-to-me-asli-is-a-call-to-action-for-artists-to-value-themselves-as-instruments-of-social-change/ To be part of the conversation, check out ASLI's work here: artsaveslivesintmagazine.com Sadie Kaye
Yep, it's legal. Want to know ways you can help yourself? Follow our easy guide! https://bipolarhk.com/articles/bipolar-self-help/
Here's a very VERY interesting article by John Hopkins called "The Truth About Cancer." Cancer affects one in three of us. Please take the time to read this and forward it to your friends and family members!
All together now: OMMMMMMMMM! http://www.bbc.com/news/disability-34833015
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Interesting article in the Guardian... http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jul/08/mentally-ill-need-help-not-bullying-by-the-state
“It's a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you're ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There's almost no such thing as ready. There's only now. And you may as well do it now. I do think that, generally speaking, now is as … Continue reading Wise Words from Mr. Laurie