What Is Bipolar Disorder
Bethany Heinesh
Bethany Heinesh
June 12, 2018
What is bipolar disorder? Bipolar is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and behavior.

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Natural Treatment for Bipolar

Is There a Natural Way to Manage Bipolar Disorder?

If you’re seeking a natural treatment for bipolar disorder, we’ve got some information that may be helpful and worth looking into.
97 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on February 27, 2018
DBT for Bipolar: Can Dialectical Behavior Therapy Help Bipolar?

Is Dialectical Behavior Therapy The Right Fit For You?

After 30 years, Allison found something to help her navigate her extreme moods from bipolar. Learn how DBT for bipolar has helped Allison.
38 found this helpful by Allison Strong on November 8, 2017
Bipolar Medication

Learn About These Medications for Bipolar Disorder

Doctors can spend months, even years, finding the right combination of drugs for each patient. Learn more about your bipolar medication options today!
360 found this helpful by Sharon Davis on October 18, 2017
Video Psychiatric Medication for Bipolar

Psychiatric Medications for Bipolar

Sammi is going to briefly go over the psychiatric medications for bipolar that she has taken and just briefly mention her experience with them.
51 found this helpful by Sammi Adams on July 28, 2017
Lithium for Bipolar

What You Need to Know About Lithium for Bipolar Treatment

Although lithium has been in widespread use for over 40 years, little is known about how it works. Sharon explains what to expect from lithium for bipolar.
447 found this helpful by Sharon Davis on January 10, 2017
Natural Remedies for Bipolar

Easy, Natural Remedies for Bipolar Management

"I am on medication, but do a combination of many other things proven to lift mood and manage wellbeing." Fliss shares some natural remedies for bipolar.
263 found this helpful by Fliss Baker on August 2, 2016
ECT for Bipolar

Have You Considered ECT for Bipolar?

ECT for bipolar involves the brain being exposed to a small amount of electrical shock to produce a short epileptic seizure to alleviate symptoms.
61 found this helpful by Sharon Davis on March 8, 2016
Therapies for Bipolar Disorder

What Are the Different Therapies for Bipolar Disorder?

Therapy may not be for everyone, but different therapies for bipolar disorder can help improve quality of life and change negative behavior for many.
316 found this helpful by Becky Wicks on January 19, 2016
Managing Bipolar Without Medication

Managing Bipolar Without Medication

Journaling and guided meditation are just two techniques of many that can be used to reduce symptoms and relapse of bipolar without medication.
by Allison Strong on December 15, 2015
Mood Monitoring for Bipolar

The Value of Mood Monitoring for Bipolar Disorder Management

Mood monitoring provides invaluable information over time that can maximize the potential of managing bipolar through crisis to recovery.
186 found this helpful by Fliss Baker on August 24, 2015