Susan Johnson

Susan Johnson


Susan Johnson was diagnosed bipolar 1 in 1995. She graduated from Drake University with a B.A. in Sociology. She is the author of “Some Dreams Are Worth Keeping” A Memoir of My Bipolar Journey. She is an inspirational speaker. Her true passion in life is helping break the stigma of living with a mental illness and bring those living with one hope. She is a guest blogger for BP Hope Magazine. Susan co-leads a mental health group at her church.She currently works with special education students as an Instructional Assistant for a school district in Nevada. She enjoys hiking, baking, traveling, spending time with her Goddaughter and trips to Cancun. She makes her home in fabulous Las Vegas with her husband Gary and Siberian cat Angel-Ann. Her website is

How Faith Helps Me Through Bipolar Disorder

How My Catholic Faith Helps Me to Survive Bipolar Disorder