James Heaton is a published author from South Carolina. A lifetime member of the Bipolar community, James has devoted his life to helping others with Bipolar to find solutions to many of the complex problems that come from mental health issues. His first book, Life with Bipolar Disorder was written in 2019. James has experienced life with mental illness, from his early days as a student at The Savannah College of Art and Design, to his present day life with his wife and three children. As both a sufferer of Bipolar, and a father of a Bipolar daughter, James has first hand experience coping with the trials and tribulations associated with living with mental illness.