It’s high time we put the most enduring myths about human behavior to bed, and see the mind—and the world—as it is.
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Michael G. Pipich MS, LMFT
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Michael G. Pipich, MS, LMFT, is a psychotherapist with more than 30 years of experience diagnosing and treating bipolar disorder, and the author of Owning Bipolar.