Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

by Camh Bipolar Clinic Staff
     
 

Bipolar disorder — also known as manic-depressive illness — is a medical condition in which people have mood swings out of proportion to, or totally unrelated to, events in their lives. These mood swings affect not only mood, but also thoughts, behaviour and functioning. This guide explains the various patterns of bipolar disorder, the treatment options

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Overview

Bipolar disorder — also known as manic-depressive illness — is a medical condition in which people have mood swings out of proportion to, or totally unrelated to, events in their lives. These mood swings affect not only mood, but also thoughts, behaviour and functioning. This guide explains the various patterns of bipolar disorder, the treatment options that are available, what to expect during recovery from an episode of mania or depression, and how partners and family members can support someone who has bipolar disorder.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780888683878
Publisher:
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Publication date:
03/30/2000
Pages:
58
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.12(d)

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