Resisting the Urge to Cut If you've been cutting and you want to stop, here are some approaches that might help you. For people who cut, doing something different may be a big change. Making this change can take time because you are learning new ways of dealing with the…
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Work can play a vital role in recovery-it gives the day purpose. As a volunteer or employee finishing a project, meeting new people, learning new skills and sharing ideas can give us a feeling of accomplishment. All of these things work to boost our self-esteem and motivate us to stay…
Bipolar disorder is the period between extremely high moods and low moods which involves the episodes of elevated temper or mania in exchange with depression. Some of the symptoms of bipolar disorder include high self esteem, delusions of grandeur, making it a suitable psychosis of celebrities, binge eating, drug use…
Medications and Drugs for Bipolar Disorder Treatment The role of medication in bipolar disorder treatment If you have bipolar disorder, medication will likely be the foundation of your treatment plan. Medication can bring mania and depression under control and prevent relapse once your mood has stabilized.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nations largest nonprofit, grassroots mental health education, advocacy and support organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, PTSD, obsessive-compulsive disorder, borderline personality disorder, panic disorder and other…
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When it comes to understanding bipolar disorder, many questions remain unanswered - such as what truly causes the condition and why finding proper treatments is so difficult. But now, researchers have taken a huge step towards solving some of the disorder's complex mysteries.
Severe depression, extreme irritability, over-exuberance: possible symptoms of bipolar disorder. Dying your hair and then missing the old color? Not bipolar disorder. Which is why Kylie Jenner's tweet saying as much was met with understandable backlash.
This guide describes the types of medications used to treat mental disorders, side effects of medications, directions for taking medications, and includes any FDA warnings.
ADHD and Bipolar Disorder
Is it ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, or both co-existing within the human psych
By William W. Dodson, M.D