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Characteristics of Effective Counseling
Therapy

Characteristics of Effective Counseling

Effective counseling is a two-way street. It takes a cooperative effort by both the person receiving counseling and the counselor. …Read the Rest

A Partner and Family Guide to Dealing with OCD
Friends & Family

A Partner and Family Guide to Dealing with OCD

DO’s DO: Be Supportive. Talk about the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Listen to the loved one. Try to be understanding during …Read the Rest

How to Survive Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

How to Survive Bipolar Disorder

Learning as much as you can about bipolar disorder will help you cope with this disorder. There are steps that …Read the Rest

Understanding Hospitalization for Mental Health
Treatment

Understanding Hospitalization for Mental Health

If you have severe symptoms of an illness like depression, schizophrenia, or bipolar disorder, a brief stay in the hospital …Read the Rest

Managing the Balancing Act with Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

Managing the Balancing Act with Bipolar Disorder

Successful bipolar disorder treatment typically requires a careful course of medication, psychotherapy, and discipline to stay on track–and avoid an emotional crash.

Top 10 Ways to Support Your Bipolar Mate
Dating

Top 10 Ways to Support Your Bipolar Mate

1. Give us confidence. If you can make your partner or loved one feel good about him or herself, life …Read the Rest

Teen Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

Teen Bipolar Disorder

The United States may in fact be the richest country in terms of technology, and natural resources, but the majority …Read the Rest

Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder

“Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder” by Julie A. Fast and John D. Preston was the first book I ever bought …Read the Rest

12 Ways to Care for a Depressed Person
Bipolar Disorder

12 Ways to Care for a Depressed Person

How can you help someone with unipolar or  bipolar depression? Those of us with a loved one who suffers from depressive …Read the Rest

Stress: Maybe You Can’t Avoid It, but You Can Manage It
Self-Management

Stress: Maybe You Can’t Avoid It, but You Can Manage It

Unless you’re completely free of anger, worry, deadlines and all other sources of tension in everyday life – and who …Read the Rest

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