PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR BIPOLAR DISORDER
Presenter: Mark Schwartz | Read Bio
Clients with Bi Polar Disorder are often desperate for psychotherapy targeted at stress reduction, structuring a stable lifestyle, cognitive therapy for depression, anticipatory guidance for hypo-manic mood swings, suicide prevention, false conclusions about medications and relationship struggles in addition, dealing with childhood issues. Often with bipolar, relatives can aggravate or further precipitate a bipolar crisis. This workshop will review therapies for bipolar disorder that can greatly decrease morbidity.
BOOKS REFERENCED DURING WEBINAR
Treatment of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents by Barbara Geller
Bipolar Disorder: A Cognitive Therapy Approach by Cory. F. Newman
Clinician’s Guide to Bipolar Disorder by Michael J. Gitlin
The Wild Edge of Sorrow: Rituals of Renewal and the Sacred Work of Grief by Francis Weller