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"You have to wonder about the other six."Talking to her, it's hard to believe she's just 23.And not just because of what she's been through, although that's certainly part of it. She doesn't seem easily rattled and is excellent at sticking to answers that won't offend.

"Complicated" is how she describes their relationship.

"At 14, there was a point when I realized it was doing more harm than good to stay in touch with him. "He wasn't surrendering"—there's the word again—"to get the treatment." Her father died in 2013.

Outside support and education can help.(GETTY IMAGES)If you're involved with someone with bipolar disorder, the romantic relationship may be exciting, exhausting, and stressful.

But it will rarely be easy, especially if the object of your affection doesn't comply fully with treatment.

[My recovery] is the obvious shift in lifestyle, but also I actually started to have this feeling as if there was more stability in my life." That stability, though, comes amid a seriously crammed schedule: In addition to recording, touring, and promoting a new album, and working with Be Vocal, Lovato has a skincare line called Devonne by Demi, an endorsement deal with Skechers, and oversees the Lovato Treatment Scholarship, a cause she calls "very near and dear" to her heart.

The program, which provides mental health care for people who couldn't normally afford it, is actually dedicated to her father, who also suffered from mental illness.

"I tell on myself," she says, looking at Rosenberg and noting how important it is to have a support system when she feels an urge to participate in what she calls "destructive" behavior. She's admitted to experiencing suicidal thoughts as early as seven years old, a stark contrast to the smiling kid she played alongside Selena Gomez on .

As a teen, she struggled with eating disorders, self-harm, a cocaine addiction, and alcohol abuse. But I wasn't in a place where I could quit by myself." Then, in 2010, the 19 year old hit her "main rock bottom" and—after a well-reported violent incident— abruptly left the Jonas Brothers' world tour to seek treatment.

I think when someone gets to rock bottom and they need a way out of that hole, the only way to get out is to surrender and ask for help."Lovato's current lifestyle also doesn't resemble that of a typical twentysomething starlet, or even just a regular twentysomething.

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