All posts by Rebecca Lombardo

Rebecca lives in a suburb of Michigan with her husband, Joseph and five cats. In 1992, at the age of 19 she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. She has spent more than 20 years battling depression and all of the consequences from the disease.In 2013, unable to deal with the pain, she attempted to take her life. She was eventually committed to a psychiatric facility, where she vowed never to put herself or her family in this situation again. At 43 years of age and happily married for 15 years, Rebecca can finally say that she is on her way to reaching her dream. Her book has been published and is available on Amazon.com.Not only does she hope to help people that are struggling with depression, but she also hopes to help them realize that you are never too old to find your voice, and make your dream happen.
  • The Confession

    About two weeks ago, I got up in the morning and went into the bathroom to change. When I took off my shirt, I was...

  • My Recovery from Self-Injury

    recovery means many different things to many different people. It’s a very difficult and personal journey. Not everyone is strong enough to realize they need...

  • A Step in the Right Direction

    Rebecca Lombardo Author of “It’s Not Your Journey” A Step in the Right Direction I was 19 years old when I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. ...