Kiara Buchanan is the “LIFE BETWEEN THE POLES” blog author at www.convexity.weebly.com on the topic of her mental health recovery and her journey living with bipolar disorder. Kiara is a volunteer presenter in the NAMI “In Our Own Voice” program and in the NAMI Minnesota speakers bureau through which she shares her personal recovery story and anti-stigma presentations. Kiara shares what brought her to NAMI and discusses her journey living with a mental illness including finally receiving the correct diagnosis. Recorded 05/03/2017.
Visit Kiara’s blog: www.convexity.weebly.com
This episode is one of 40 Stories of Hope related to NAMI Minnesota’s (National Alliance on Mental Illness) 40th anniversary. Find other video and written stories at www.namihelps.org.