Steve Imperato — Short Bio

Steve Imperato is a thinker and writer diagnosed with rapid cycling bipolar disorder.  He is mainly concerned with battling the “disorder” label and exploring all aspects of bipolar, as well as consciousness in general, through the use of logic, eastern philosophy, and any other tools he can get his hands on.  Find him on his blog or on


Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.