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The bipolar disorder survival guide : what you and your family need to know, David J. Miklowitz

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The bipolar disorder survival guide : what you and your family need to know
Title
The bipolar disorder survival guide
Title remainder
what you and your family need to know
Statement of responsibility
David J. Miklowitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive guide offers straight talk that can help people with bipolar disorder take charge of their illness and reclaim their lives. It is filled with practical self-assessment and self-management strategies ... The book helps individuals and family members come to terms with the diagnosis; recognize early warning signs of manic or depressive episodes; cope with mood triggers, medication problems, and family and work issues; and learn to collaborate effectively with doctors and therapists. Above all, it supplies proven tools to help readers reach toward achieving balance without sacrificing their right to a rich and varied emotional life
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miklowitz, David Jay
Dewey number
616.89/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • CONSUMER RC 516 M554 2002
  • LD571
LC item number
.B743 no.378
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manic-depressive illness
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Trouble du comportement
  • Psychose maniaco-dépressive
Label
The bipolar disorder survival guide : what you and your family need to know, David J. Miklowitz
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-309) and index
Contents
Why do I need this book? -- What bipolar disorder looks like--to you, to the doctors, and to everyone else -- Into the doctor's court: what to expect from the diagnostic process -- Is it an illness or is it me?: tips on coping with the diagnosis -- Where does bipolar disorder come from?: genetics, biology, and stress -- What can medication and psychotherapy do for me? -- Coming to terms with your medication -- How can I manage my disorder?: practical ways to maintain wellness -- What can I do if I think I'm getting manic? -- What can I do if I think I'm getting depressed? -- Dealing with suicidal thoughts and feelings -- Coping effectively in family and work settings
Control code
ocm47957466
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9781572305250
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001040937
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)47957466
Label
The bipolar disorder survival guide : what you and your family need to know, David J. Miklowitz
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-309) and index
Contents
Why do I need this book? -- What bipolar disorder looks like--to you, to the doctors, and to everyone else -- Into the doctor's court: what to expect from the diagnostic process -- Is it an illness or is it me?: tips on coping with the diagnosis -- Where does bipolar disorder come from?: genetics, biology, and stress -- What can medication and psychotherapy do for me? -- Coming to terms with your medication -- How can I manage my disorder?: practical ways to maintain wellness -- What can I do if I think I'm getting manic? -- What can I do if I think I'm getting depressed? -- Dealing with suicidal thoughts and feelings -- Coping effectively in family and work settings
Control code
ocm47957466
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9781572305250
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001040937
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)47957466

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