Bipolar Disorder: Adults & Children

„Bipolar disorder,  known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual mood changes, energy, activity levels, and ability to carry out day-to-day tasks.
•Characterized by the occurrence of  at least one manic or mixed- manic episode during patient’s lifetime.
• Patients may have one or more depressive episodes
•May return to their normal state of well- being during  intervals between  these episodes
•Symptoms  are different from the normal ups and downs that everyone goes through from time to time.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and is appropriate for beginning and intermediate levels of practice.
1 credit hour

Author: Lubdna Khurshid, LMSW


Bipolar Disorder, children