This mental health course focuses on Bipolar Disorder, covering the signs, symptoms and coping mechanisms.

By the end of this Bipolar Disorder Awareness course, all attendees will benefit from a greater understanding of this life altering affliction. The training focuses on understanding the fundamentals of the bipolar condition and subsequently how to manage it correctly.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • What is Bipolar Disorder?
  • Bipolar I and Bipolar II Disorder
  • Causes and effects (psychological, physical and mental)
  • Symptoms, characteristics and diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder
  • Attitudes towards Bipolar Disorder
  • Negative connections such as low self-esteem and suicidal thoughts drug use, anxiety, self-harm, etc.
  • Stress and vulnerability
  • Treatment options, such as medication, lifestyle changes and therapy
  • Understanding of depression and mania
  • How to manage ongoing care and support for families including medication monitoring

Face to Face Training

  • Max attendees: 15
  • Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.

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Webinar Training

  • Max attendees: 20
  • Single session: 2 hours

Tutor lead webinars delivering theory based learning. Any practical elements are demonstrated via instructional videos.

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To make a booking – or for further details on this Bipolar Disorder Awareness course – please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969. You can also write to us for more information about all of our healthcare training courses.

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