Bipolar Disorder E-book

Your Questions Answered

Author: Neil Hunt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049034

Category: Medical

Page: 212

View: 7725


In the popular Q and A format of the Your Questions Answered series, this book provides succinct, expert information on bipolar disorder and its management in primary care. With an emphasis on evidence-based, up-to-date knowledge, the author discusses all aspects of this condition, including how to diagnose bipolar disorder, its impact on daily life, and current and emerging therapies to control it. Some frequently asked patient questions, in non-medical language, are included, and there is a list of sources of further information and patient support. Popular question-and-answer format Covers both commonplace and rarer issues Includes information on other types of headache Lists useful websites, associations, patient resources Sections on patient's frequently asked questions

100 Questions & Answers about Your Child's Depression Or Bipolar Disorder

Author: Linda Chokroverty

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763786330

Category: Medical

Page: 204

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Over 2 million children of all ages suffer from depression, ranging from mild and chronic to significant impairment, which can present a huge challenge to parents and other loved ones. 100 Questions & Answers About Your Child s Depression or Bipolar Disorder provides authoritative, practical answers to the most common questions posed by parents of kids with depression, suspected depression, or bipolar disorder. This book includes expert advice on highly controversial subjects including use of medication in children and adolescents, suicide, and other issues of acute importance to parents."

Beginners Guide to Hypnosis: Your Questions Answered eBook

Author: N.A


ISBN: 0971229090


Page: N.A

View: 8409


Answers to commonly asked questions and to questions you did not even know you had about hypnosis. Here is a list of some of the questions covered in this book. What is hypnosis? Can a sleeping person be hypnotized? Can someone be hypnotized to rob a bank? Can hypnosis be used to uncover the truth? Can the hypnotist create a false memory in my head? Can hypnosis help me to forget someone?

The Bipolar Handbook

Real-life Questions with Up-to-date Answers

Author: Wes Burgess

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781583332498

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 241

View: 3672


A resource for patients, families, and caregivers is presented in a question-and-answer format that addresses such topics as choosing a doctor, pursuing the most compatible treatment methods, and minimizing manic and depressive episodes. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Bipolar Puzzle Solution

A Mental Health Client's Perspective : 187 Answers to Questions Asked by Support Group Members about Living with Manic-depressive Illness

Author: Bryan L. Court,Gerald E. Nelson

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781560324935

Category: Psychology

Page: 184

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First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

DSM-5 Self-Exam Questions

Test Questions for the Diagnostic Criteria

Author: Philip R. Muskin, M.D.

Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub

ISBN: 1585624675

Category: Medical

Page: 467

View: 3177


DSM-5® Self-Exam Questions: Test Questions for the Diagnostic Criteria will be useful to a wide audience of professionals seeking to understand the changes made in DSM-5®. This book includes detailed questions and answers to broaden and deepen the reader's knowledge of DSM-5® and promote learning of current diagnostic concepts and classification.

1000 Questions and Answers from Kumar & Clark's Clinical Medicine E-Book

Author: Parveen Kumar,Michael L Clark

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049964

Category: Medical

Page: 322

View: 5866


• What causes hypertension in children? • Is it common for epileptic patients to have post-ictal vomiting? If so, how often does this occur? • Why is the incidence of parkinsonism less common in smokers? • What is the role of urine examination in diabetic control? Where do you turn to when you have a difficult medical question that needs answering? The ‘Ask the Author’ online feature from the best-selling textbook Kumar & Clark’s Clinical Medicine has collected a wealth of questions and comments directly from medical students and doctors about topics that are of particular interest or difficulty to them. Kumar and Clark have brought together over 1000 of the questions they have been asked along with their answers. It will appeal to the many fans of Kumar & Clark, from first-year students to practising doctors, and will provide a useful and interesting sounding board to help ensure best practice. This unique book will provide you with a quick and easy way to discover the answers to your own medical questions...! The writing style is appealing and conversational, designed to entertain as well as instruct. Carries the ‘Kumar & Clark’ stamp of authority. All questions fully indexed for ease of reference. Covers topics that are easily misunderstood in medicine – good preparation for medical students, senior house officers/interns and specialists in training/residents preparing for written or oral exams.

Bipolar Disorder

The Ultimate Guide

Author: Sarah Owen,Amanda Saunders

Publisher: Oneworld Publications

ISBN: 1780740077

Category: Self-Help

Page: 312

View: 7068


Has someone close to you been diagnosed with Bipolar disorder? Have you been diagnosed yourself? If so, then this is the book for you. With a helpful question and answer format, this invaluable guide reveals everything about the condition, and shows how to keep it firmly under control. From how to deal with a manic episode to coping with the stigma often associated with mental illness, this guide contains the very latest research surrounding the illness that affects one in fifty of us. Including numerous real-life case studies, helpful character summaries and a full list of support organizations, this accessible blend of advice and insight will inform and empower all those who live with the bewildering turbulence of bipolar disorder.

Bipolar Disorder

A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed

Author: Janelle M. Caponigro,Erica H. Lee,Sheri L Johnson,Ann M. Kring

Publisher: New Harbinger Publications

ISBN: 1608821838

Category: Self-Help

Page: 176

View: 8242


Bipolar disorder is not only one of the most difficult mental health issues to treat, but also one of the most stigmatized and misunderstood. For these reasons, a diagnosis of bipolar is a major turning point in a person’s life. Bipolar Disorder: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosedhelps readers process their diagnosis, decide who to tell, and discover the treatments and lifestyle changes that can help manage their symptoms. This book offers hope and support for the newly diagnosed without overwhelming them with extraneous information. The book covers workplace issues, how to become aware of bipolar triggers, how to find support, working with the treatment team, and dealing with the fear and stigma surrounding the diagnosis. Anyone who has been diagnosed with bipolar will appreciate having this easy-to-use reference at hand to help them understand more about the condition. This book has been awarded The Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Self-Help Seal of Merit — an award bestowed on outstanding self-help books that are consistent with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) principles and that incorporate scientifically tested strategies for overcoming mental health difficulties. Used alone or in conjunction with therapy, our books offer powerful tools readers can use to jump-start changes in their lives. This book is a part of New Harbinger Publications' Guides for the Newly Diagnosed series. The series was created to help people who have recently been diagnosed with a mental health condition. Our goal is to offer user-friendly resources that provide answers to common questions readers may have after receiving a diagnosis, as well as evidence-based strategies to help them cope with and manage their condition, so that they can get back to living a more balanced life. Visit for more books in this series.

Mind Race

A Firsthand Account of One Teenager's Experience with Bipolar Disorder

Author: Patrick E. Jamieson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199728473

Category: Medical

Page: 200

View: 1019


The life of a person with bipolar disorder can be tumultuous. Imagine living in a world divided into many parts: one is fast-paced, frantic, energetic--you are at the top of your game and feeling invincible; another is so bleak and dark that even the simple task of going to the store requires Herculean effort. Now imagine a third: going about your daily routing when another manifestation, the mixed state, combines these symptoms simultaneously. This is just a glimpse into the world of a person with bipolar disorder Many people diagnosed with this disorder are adolescents: young people who often feel isolated, unsure of who to talk to, or where to turn for help or answers. Having been diagnosed with the disorder at age fifteen, Patrick Jamieson knows firsthand the highs and lows and bring his experiences to bear in Mind Race: A Firsthand Account of One Teenager's Experience with Bipolar Disorder, the first in the Annenberg Mental Health Initiative series written specifically for teenagers and young adults. Mind Race is a first-person account, aimed at teens who have recently been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, informative in a compassionate, good-humored, yet authoritative manner. Jamieson discusses his own challenges and triumphs, and offers advice on dealing with developing symptoms such as how to recognize the beginning of a mood shift. In accessible language, he presents the latest in scientific research on the disorder, treatment options, and how to cope with side effects of different medications. He includes a detailed F.A.Q. that answers the questions a newly diagnosed adolescent is likely to have, and also offers suggestions on how to communicate with friends and family about the bipolar experience. With Mind Race, Jamieson offers hope to teens and young adults living with bipolar disorder, helping them to navigate and overcome their challenges so they can lead a full and rewarding life.