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Bipolar Disorder The Ultimate Guide by Sarah Owen, Amanda Saunders
  

Bipolar Disorder The Ultimate Guide

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Bipolar Disorder The Ultimate Guide by Sarah Owen, Amanda Saunders

The shocking truth is that one in fifty of us will have Bipolar Disorder at some point in our lives. If you, a friend or a family member, is diagnosed with Bipolar, or if you suspect that someone you know may have Bipolar, this book is a fantastic first port of call for advice and support. Written in a highly-accessible question and answer format, this comprehensive and compassionate guide draws on a broad range of expert opinion, the very latest research, and personal experience to explain what Bipolar Disorder is. Including numerous real-life case studies, a full list of support organisations and online resources, this book is designed to answer all your questions, from how to recognise the symptoms to how to explain to a child that their parent has been diagnosed.

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This excellent new guide to bipolar is structured around the kind of key questions that anyone encountering the condition for the first time would want to ask. Pendulum - The Journal of MDF The Bipolar Organisation With its useful glossary and many in-line notes of explanation, this book could provide a good initial orientation to bipolar disorder for the newly-diagnosed, their families and carers. Your Voice - Member Magazine


About the Author

Sarah Owen has been a health journalist for UK newspapers and glossy magazines, such as Psychologies and Cosmopolitan, for fourteen years. Amanda Saunders has worked as an editor and writer for The National Childbirth Trust in the UK for the last eleven years.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st July 2008

Author

Sarah Owen, Amanda Saunders

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Publisher

Oneworld Publications

Format

Paperback
320 pages

Categories

Popular medicine & health
Coping with illness & specific conditions

ISBN

9781851686049

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