CBT as Treatment for Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, known by many as manic depression, is a mental illness caused by a combination of factors, including neurological, biological, emotional, and environmental factors. It is most commonly described as mood cycling or mood swings, in which the patient cycles through moods of depression, mania, and normal behavior. There are many treatment options for … Read more

Psychiatric Evidence of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, or manic depression, is a serious mental illness that has eluded doctors for decades. For many years, bipolar disorder patients were diagnosed as psychotic or Schitsophrinia. However, about twenty years ago, manic depression became a more common diagnosis. Psychiatric specialists still, however, did not really understand the illness. Over time, more psychiatric evidence … Read more

Pediatric Bipolar Versus Asperger’s Disorder

Pediatric bipolar disorder, or manic depression, is a mental illness that presents itself in patients as mood swings or mood cycling. Pediatric bipolar type one patients tend to experience episodes of mania alternating with periodic episodes of depression. Pediatric bipolar type two patients tend to experience episodes of depression interspersed with periodic episodes of mild … Read more

Taking a Bipolar Online Quiz is Important

School children often dreads the hour when a quiz is given by their teacher, especially the ones who didn’t study their lessons. As a child grows, he or she still has to keep up with various examinations done in and out of the classroom. What’s in an examination or a quiz that most individuals fear? … Read more

Bipolar and Schizophrenia: Are Both Disorders the Same?

For years, psychiatrists and medical professionals have said that bipolar disorder and schizophrenia are two very distinct mental illnesses. This idea came from a world-renowned German psychiatrist named Emil Kraepelin. Eric Kraepelin has said that bipolar disease and schizophrenia are two very different mental disorders. Up until today, the separation of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia … Read more

Real Psychologist Reviews Mental Illness In Movies

Antisocial personality disorder includes both sociopaths and Psychopaths they have some things in common but there are very distinct things I’m dr. Ali Mattu clinical psychologist and today we’re gonna be looking at mental illness in movies in New York does it remind you that’s manipulative I don’t talk about it they coming back aliens … Read more

Insomnia Symptoms

Surely you have heard people claim that they had a horrible time sleeping last night, but imagine if it were like that night after night, month after month. Although the symptoms can vary the main symptom of insomnia is the inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep. This has to be over a period … Read more