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

By the end of this 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

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Level: 2

Max attendee’s: 15

Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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Excellent course, really interesting, filled with a lot of information.