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American Psychiatric Association.

Let"s Talk Facts About Bipolar Disorder (Let"s Talk Facts about)

by American Psychiatric Association.

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Published by American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Medical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8216234M
    ISBN 100890423652
    ISBN 109780890423653
    OCLC/WorldCa150340007

    How to Talk to Others About Bipolar Disorder Bipolar disorder can put a strain on relationships with family and friends. When you're depressed, you might stay away from the people who care about you. Bipolar disorder affects about million adults in the United States. (DBSA) An estimated % of U.S. adults experience bipolar disorder at some time in their lives. This means one out of every 23 people! (National Institute of Mental Health).

    Bipolar disorder can run in families. In fact, percent of individuals with bipolar disorder have a relative with either depression or bipolar disorder. However, environmental factors can also contribute to bipolar disorder — extreme stress, sleep disruption and drugs and alcohol may trigger episodes in vulnerable patients.   1. There Is No Known Cure For Bipolar Disorder. This indeed is one of the most shocking bipolar disorder facts. There is no cause that has been identified for this is said to be more of a combination of things like stress, childhood trauma, genetics and heredity, hormonal brain chemical imbalances and a few other factors as well.

      Bipolar Disorder Let's Talk About Bipolar Disorder We've got the doctor-approved scoop on bipolar causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts . Bipolar fact vs. fiction: Insider tells all. But now she's penned two books on bipolar, bipolar disorder is the result of a disease that causes an imbalance of mood-controlling.


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Scientists are learning about the possible causes of bipolar disorder through several kinds of studies. Most now agree that there is no single cause for bipolar disorder—rather, many factors act together to produce the illness. Bipolar disorder can run in families, so there is a high likelihood that genes contribute to the illness.

In fact, 80%–. Bipolar disorder is a serious mental illness, but one that can be treated and from which people can have long term recovery with the appropriate ongoing support. SAMHSA’s Treatment Locator can help a person experiencing these symptoms to find the care they need for this and other conditions.

Here are 9 books that will help you better understand bipolar disorder and depression this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility : Linea Johnson.

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Click [show] for the full book report for Book:Bipolar Disorder. Bipolar Disorder – Fact Sheet E-mail Print. Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a psychiatric disease that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels and the ability to conduct daily life activities.

The condition was estimated in to affect percent of the population or approximately million. Books shelved as bipolar-disorder: An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay Redfield Jamison, Madness: A Bipolar Life by Marya Hornbacher, A.

1. People with bipolar disorder are not always experiencing symptoms. Individuals with bipolar disorder do experience periods of extreme changes in. Julie A. Fast is the author of Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder, Take Charge of Bipolar Disorder, Get It Done When You’re Depressed, and The Health Cards Treatment System for Bipolar is a columnist and blogger for bp Magazine, and she won the Mental Health America journalism award for the best mental health column in the US.

Julie was also the recipient of. Bipolar Disorder: 5 Interesting Facts You May Not Know 1. There are distinct types of bipolar disorder. Once referred to as manic depression, bipolar disorder is much more 2.

Patients can sometimes experience mixed episodes. While most often defined by swings between manic and depressive 3. The brochures, which were designed to present facts about mental illness and psychiatry to the general public in a concise, easy-to-understand way, may be downloaded in text-only or Adobe PDF formats.

Topics include anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, eating disorders, teen suicide, domestic violence, and common childhood disorders.

Psychotherapy: Psychotherapy, or “talk therapy,” is sometimes used alone for treatment of mild depression; for moderate to severe depression, it is often used in File Size: 90KB.

Not all books are created equal, so we wanted to find out which ones people with bipolar disorder found the most helpful. We asked our Mighty bipolar community to share their favorites, and they certainly rose to thediscover the books they turn to to learn more about bipolar disorder, feel “seen” and less alone, and find hope.

Bipolar disorder is too often demonized as a horrible mental illness to live with. Oftentimes, that characterization can be true, especially if a.

Keep reading the important information on bipolar disorder below for: The REAL symptoms of bipolar disorder. Best free QUALITY bipolar resources. The truth about bipolar medications (hint = mood stabilizers). The latest and most effective treatments for bipolar, including natural treatments and.

Publications about Bipolar Disorder Bipolar Disorder This brochure describes the signs and symptoms, risk factors, and treatment options for bipolar disorder (also known as manic-depressive illness), a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to.

All I can say is if you are wanting to educate or talk to your kids about Bipolar Disorder, this is NOT a good reference. My spouse suffers from Bipolar Disorder and I bought this book thinking it would help my kids understand the symptoms and what is really going on.

What a let down!/5(26). This condition is also called as a manic depressive illness or bipolar effective disorder. Let’s find out other facts about bipolar disorder below: Facts about Bipolar Disorder 1: the period of elevated mood.

When the patients with bipolar disorder are in the period of the elevated mood, you can find them super energetic, irritable and happy. “Creativity is closely associated with bipolar disorder.

This condition is unique. Many famous historical figures and artists have had this. Yet they have led a full life and contributed so much to the society and world at large.

See, you have a gift. People with bipolar disorder are very very sensitive. Much more than ordinary people. Bipolar disorder, what used to be called manic/depressive disorder, is a brain disorder that affects almost 6 million American adults. Symptoms of bipolar disorder depend on the phase, either depressive or manic.

Bipolar disorder can’t be cured, but the symptoms can be managed. Whether it’s WWE news or something from across the sea, let’s talk shop. Books. The Discworld Show Makes Me Nervous 10 Facts About Bipolar : Joshua Mackle. Bipolar is a complex disorder and there are in fact four different types of the disorder.

Bipolar one involves moods that swing from depression to full-blown mania. 10 Facts About Bipolar Author: Ann-Marie D'arcy-Sharpe.In no particular order, here are the best self-help books for bipolar disorder. The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide, Second Edition: What You and Your Family Need to Know by David J.

Miklowitz () This book delivers practical problem-solving strategies, true stories of those with bipolar and straight talk on bipolar disorder.The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook for Bipolar Disorder: Using DBT to Regain Control of Your Emotions and Your Life (A New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook) Sheri Van Dijk MSW out .