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    WebMD’s Bipolar Support Group

    Living with bipolar disorder? Share your tips on coping with heightened feelings of well-being and depression, as well as common medication and treatment options.

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    Understanding Bipolar Disorder: Symptoms

    The primary symptoms of bipolar disorder are periods of elevated or irritable mood accompanied by dramatic increases in energy, activity, and thinking. The illness has two (bi) strongly contrasting phases (polar): 1) bipolar mania or hypo-mania and 2) depression. 1) Bipolar mania or hypo-mania symptoms include: Euphoria or irritability Increased energy and activity Excessive talk; racing thoughts Inflated self-esteem Unusual energy; less need for sleep Impulsivenes...

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    Depressed & Bipolar Kids: Family Support

    Does your child suffer from depression or bipolar disorder? If so, you both need support from family and friends. Join other parents and family members here to discuss treatments and challenges of raising a child who has depression or bipolar disorder.

    Anxiety & Panic Disorders: Patricia A. Farrell, PhD

    Living with an anxiety or panic disorder can be devastating. Share your feelings with psychologist Patricia Farrell, PhD, on your path to living free of fear.

    Find a Therapist

    Looking for a therapist? This tool can help you find qualified therapists in your area.

    Find a Psychiatrist

    Finding the right psychiatrist can make a big difference in the quality of your bipolar care. This tool can help you find qualified psychiatrists in your area.

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