Hanli Terblanche has a B-degree in Communication (Journalism, Public Relations) from the University of Johannesburg. She lives in the Kroonstad area in South Africa where she spend her days in front of the laptop, as well as doing different types of art forms and cares for a few pets - and humans. Diagnosed with bipolar disorder five years ago, she has a passion to educate and enlighten people about this condition. Awful to Awesome is her first book.
My Bipolar Adventure: Mental illness in a psychiatric clinic. Traumatic experiences came to light under hypnosis. Raped and keeping it hidden. People suffering from Anxiety/Panic attacks, PTSD and depression. Substance abuse and self medication - why it happens. Is rape or molestation the cause of mental illness. Difficulties with Medication. Relapses. Include self-help and coping tools.