<ul><li>Bipolar Disorder is a psychiatric disorder marked by alternating episodes of mania and depression. Also called  bi...
<ul><li>A psychiatrist must complete a four step process with their patient: </li></ul><ul><li>A complete medical history ...
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<ul><li>Manic: </li></ul><ul><li>Feel extremely happy or very irritable.  </li></ul><ul><li>Have a very high opinion of hi...
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<ul><li>Depression: </li></ul><ul><li>Feel sad or anxious for a significant time.  </li></ul><ul><li>Feel hopeless </li></...
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As a society, we have changed our views about mental Health overtime. In most situations it is now acceptable, or even common to bring up the issue of mental Health. This may be due to the fact that, over the past two decades there has been a significant increase in the amount of teenagers that are diagnosed with depression. This powerpoint will explore a division of depression, Bipolar Disorder.

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0841608 Bipolar Disorder

  1. 2. <ul><li>Bipolar Disorder is a psychiatric disorder marked by alternating episodes of mania and depression. Also called bipolar illness , manic-depressive illness. </li></ul>1 2
  2. 3. <ul><li>A psychiatrist must complete a four step process with their patient: </li></ul><ul><li>A complete medical history and physical exam </li></ul><ul><li>A complete psychiatric history </li></ul><ul><li>A family history of medical and psychiatric concerns </li></ul><ul><li>An evaluation of current symptoms </li></ul>3 4
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  4. 5. <ul><li>Manic: </li></ul><ul><li>Feel extremely happy or very irritable. </li></ul><ul><li>Have a very high opinion of himself or herself (inflated self-esteem). </li></ul><ul><li>Not need as much sleep as usual (feel rested after 3 hours of sleep). </li></ul><ul><li>Talk more than usual. </li></ul><ul><li>Be more active than usual. </li></ul>
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  6. 7. <ul><li>Depression: </li></ul><ul><li>Feel sad or anxious for a significant time. </li></ul><ul><li>Feel hopeless </li></ul><ul><li>Have slowed thoughts and speech because of low energy. </li></ul><ul><li>Have difficulty concentrating, remembering, and making decisions. </li></ul><ul><li>Have changes in eating and sleeping habits leading to too much or too little eating or sleeping. </li></ul><ul><li>Have decreased interest in usual activities, including sex. </li></ul><ul><li>Have suicidal thoughts. </li></ul>7
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  9. 10. 1. This information was found at: www.webmd.com 2. This image was found at: http://blogs.families.com/media/bipolar2.jpg 3.This information was found at: www.medmd.com 4. This image was found at: http://www.kumc.edu/psychiatry/images/patient.jpg 5. This image was found at: http://dmiessler.com/wp-content/uploaded_content/2008/03/depression.jpg 6. This chart was found at: http :// www.nursing.duq.edu/faculty/issues/bpchart.gif 7. This image was found at http://www.depressionblog.org/entry/teenage-depression-may-lead-to-sexual-acts 8. This image was found at: http://ca.images.search.yahoo.com/images/view?back=http%3A%2F%2Fca.images.search.yahoo.com%2Fsearch%2Fimages%3Fp%3Dbipolar%2Bdisorder%26js%3D1%26ni%3D20%26ei%3Dutf-8%26fr%3Dhp-pvdt%26xargs%3D0%26pstart%3D1%26b%3D441&w=350&h=286&imgurl=www.sflorg.com%2Fsciencenews%2Fimages%2Fimscn100306_02_01.jpg&rurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sflorg.com%2Fsciencenews%2Fscn100306_02.html&size=17.5kB&name=imscn100306_02_01.jpg&p=bipolar+disorder&type=JPG&oid=b2505c1cb6544c9c&no=451&tt=22,814&sigr=11jq32m25&sigi=11ns842f4&sigb=13o1i4nuo 9. This chart was found at: http :// www.nursing.duq.edu/faculty/issues/bpchart.gif

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