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3 Mental Health Techniques for Bipolar Disorder

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: October 8, 2022 Updated: October 14, 2022 If you or a loved one lives with bipolar disorder, you are likely familiar with the unpredictable, often severe mood swings that come with it. These dramatic highs and lows impact all areas of life. While bipolar disorder can negatively affect…

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What Is the Difference Between Bipolar 1 and Bipolar 2?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: September 1, 2022 Updated: August 25, 2022 Formerly known as manic depression, bipolar disorder is a mental health condition that causes extreme mood swings between abnormally emotional highs and lows. These highs (mania or hypomania) and lows (depression) affect energy levels, sleep habits, judgment, behavior, and the ability…

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Finding a Mood Disorder Treatment Center in Florida

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 29, 2022 Updated: August 8, 2022 Schizoaffective disorder presents with symptoms of schizophrenia and a mood disorder. “Schizo” refers to the psychotic symptoms of schizophrenia, and “affective” refers to the symptoms of a mood disorder. There are two types of schizoaffective disorder based on the associated mood…

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What to Look for in a Bipolar Rehab Center

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 22, 2022 Updated: August 8, 2022 Bipolar disorder is a serious mental health disorder that causes people to experience unpredictable shifts in mood from one extreme to the other. This cycling between periods of depression and mania is psychologically damaging and disrupts everyday life. Receiving a bipolar…

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What Does a Manic Episode Looks Like?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: July 11, 2022 Updated: June 22, 2022 Manic episodes are often misunderstood not only by those experiencing them but by observers. Many think of a manic episode as just a very good mood or period of extraordinary productivity, but this is inaccurate. Manic episodes are characterized by an…

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How CBT Can Aid Addiction Recovery

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: July 10, 2021 Updated: June 23, 2021 Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is an evidence-based talk therapy often used to treat substance abuse, addiction, and co-occurring mental health disorders. Evidence-based means that CBT is clinically proven to be effective. Many traditional therapies rely on the therapist-patient relationship to uncover past…

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Signs You Need Mental Health Treatment

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: June 10, 2021 Updated: May 24, 2021 Mental health encompasses our psychological, social, and emotional well-being. It affects our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors and factors into how we relate to others, handle stressful situations, and make decisions. When our mental health suffers, it can negatively impact all areas…

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What to Expect in Bipolar Disorder Treatment

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: June 3, 2021 Updated: June 7, 2021 If you believe that you or a loved one might be struggling with bipolar disorder, it is important to seek professional help as soon as possible. Bipolar disorder is a lifelong condition but can be successfully treated to minimize symptoms, allowing…