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From Dr Phelps

There are many different treatments used in the treatment of bipolar disorder, in addition to the medications that are the mainstay of treatment.

Here we will look at some of the treatments - from the "talking therapies" through to "electroconvulsive therapy"

When mired in an episode of bipolar disorder, whatever treatment helps is the one we want to use.

From Doctor Phelps:

Psychotherapy in Bipolar Disorder

 

The following brochures and booklets are available in the .pdf format.  All are believed to be in the public domain.

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Bipolar Disorder:  Guide for Patients and Family

Rapid Cycling and its Treatment

Bipolar Disorder:  A Guide to Recovery

 

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