The chat rooms suggested here are online chat rooms I personally prefer because they are genuinely run for the benefit of the bipolar community, and do not encourage adult chat.
Although personal experience has shown me these online chat rooms are safe and supportive spaces, no responsibility can be taken for third party sites PLEASE NOTE: These are independent sites that have no connection with Please be careful and do not use your full name or share any identifying information. A Silver Lining is a bipolar only online chat room with good, clear guidelines and a solid track record of support for the bipolar community.
DEPRESSION SUPPORT: LIVE DEPRESSION CHAT ROOMS, FORUMS, BLOGS AND COMMUNITYThis website is dedicated to depression and anxiety peer support.
The main forms of communication we offer are via our supportive Depression Chat Rooms, Depression Forums and our Depression Blog section.
No longer content to be members of specialized forums and bulletin boards, users opted instead for global citizenship featuring profile environments –the WWW’s version of a passport, or ID.In October 2005, Yahoo shut down the popular Yahoo Teen Chat. The trendy social network made a gruesome discovery.They had unwittingly promoted sex between minors and adults through the Yahoo Teen Chat rooms.“…I am always reminded of how small changes in the details of a digital design have profound unforeseen effects on the experiences of humans who are playing with it…It is impossible to work with information technology without also engaging in social engineering.” -Jaron Lanier  After a relatively quiet and unmourned death, the chatroom as a social space recently returned in the form of Omegle and Chatroulette.The classic chatroom of the 1990s was overtaken by other platforms as the WWW moved to newer forms of sociality; namely, the social network.