The Other Side of Hypomania

The Other Side of Hypomania

Trigger Warning: The end of this piece describes generalized thoughts of self-harm.   Hypomania isn’t always a positive experience. Sometimes a hypomanic episode is combined with symptoms of depression, and the result can be extreme irritation rather than euphoria. This is sometimes called "dysphoric hypomania" or a "mixed episode." Agitation and irritation can turn into [...]