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Basket Weaving for Beginners
Practical suggestions for avoiding manic episodes or at least reducing their severity. It is based upon my personal experience of bipolar disorder over some 20 years.
http://lucidinterval.org/index.shtml - 19-Aug-2001 - Hits: 4396 - Rate This | Details
Creative and inspirational site regarding Bipolar Disorder. First hand account of the illness is given by the site owner. Educational and inspirational information is presented as well as creative writings.
http://www.bipolarbrain.com - 5-Sep-2001 - Hits: 10290 - Rate This | Details
An online community and extensive collection of resources which includes articles, newsletters, chat, forums, links and much more for those who struggle with this disorder.
https://www.verywell.com/bipolar-4014757 - 17-Mar-2000 - Hits: 9918 - Rate This | Details
Bipolar Disorder Clinical Trials
Bipolar Disorder Clinical Trials from the U.S. federal government Clinical Trials database. Updated regularly.
http://psychcentral.com/cgi-bin/ct.cgi/bipolar - 29-Dec-2005 - Hits: 1187 - Rate This | Details
Information, medications, weight and weight control, personal stories and support for those diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. Sign or View the memoriams on our Suicide Wall. A personal web site by a bipolar diagnosed for 22 years. "I have walked many miles in your moccassins"
http://www.bipolarworld.net - 22-Oct-2000 - Hits: 5999 - Rate This | Details
Information on the symptoms, causes and treatments of bipolar and other mental health disorders. Includes poetry and message boards as well as many online email support groups.
http://www.angelfire.com/home/bphoenix1/index.html - 23-May-2003 - Hits: 1254 - Rate This | Details
McMan's Depression and Bipolar Web
In 2004, an editorial in the British Medical Journal cited two Stanford University studies that found that "expert patients" who took the trouble to learn about their illness and took active steps to manage it had much better outcomes than those who did not.
This website is meant to help individuals by giving them insight into their illness and behaviors, helping them make their own choices in treatment and recovery. This site includes more than 100 articles on all aspects of depression and bipolar, plus news, links, newsletter, forum, books, and message boards.
http://mcmanweb.com/ - 25-May-2001 - Hits: 4554 - Rate This | Details
Mood & Anxiety Disorders Program
A federally sponsored (NIMH) Research Program, this Web site acts as a resource for finding clinical trials for Depression, Panic, PTSD, and Bipolar disorders, for all populations: children, adolescents, and adults.
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/labs-at-nimh/index.shtml - 25-May-2002 - Hits: 3410 - Rate This | Details
Moodswings is one of the first online psychotherapies for bipolar disorder. It is based on a successful validated manualized intervention, the MAPS programme, which was shown to reduce relapses into both mania and depression in a randomized controlled trial (submitted for publication). The website is open for registration as part of an evaluation of the intervention. This site is an online self-help tool for people with bipolar disorder.
Material used in this website is based on an effective face-to-face group program found to be successful in reducing episodes of illness. This website is being evaluated as part of a study conducted through the University of Melbourne and Barwon Health.
http://moodswings.net.au/ - 14-May-2008 - Hits: 1552 - Rate This | Details
NIMH Bipolar Disorder
Going to Extremes: Bipolar Disorder A brief overview of the symptoms, treatments, and research findings.
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/bipolar-disorder/index.shtml - 26-Dec-2005 - Hits: 1186 - Rate This | Details
One of the oldest mailing lists on this topic also has a Web site which is a very comprehensive resource on bipolar disorder, offering online resources, symptom lists, book lists, medications, treatment options, etc.
http://www.pendulum.org/ - 18-Jan-2000 - Hits: 1935 - Rate This | Details
Reliable, detailed information on the diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder, especially bipolar II.
http://psycheducation.org/ - 30-Oct-2000 - Hits: 3706 - Rate This | Details
A mental health resource for consumers and professionals listing current news and information on ADHD, autism, bipolar disorder, dementia, depression, mood and anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, and substance abuse.
http://www.schizophrenia24x7.com/ - 19-May-2006 - Hits: 1479 - Rate This | Details
Bipolar Blessings is a faith-based resource for those experiencing depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood and personality disorders. Founded by health coach with lived experience Kelley Thorpe Baker, visitors can pay for lifestyle coaching workshops led by Kelley, or simply navigate the site for a variety of free tools, resources, and a weekly blog post written to support those with mental health disorders and their support systems.
http://www.BipolarBlessings.com - 31-Mar-2015 - Hits: 362 - Rate This | Details
DBT Self Help
This website was created by participants graduating from DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy) groups. It contains exercises and articles for use by the person suffering from BiPolar and/or Borderline Personality Disorder, helping the sufferer to refrain and self-modulate. Works by professionals are clearly marked on the site.
http://dbtselfhelp.com - 15-Nov-2014 - Hits: 426 - Rate This | Details
Russ Federman, Ph. D., ABPP - Clinical Psychologist
Russ Federman is a clinical psychologist with 35+ years experience conducting psychotherapy and clinical assessments. He specializes predominantly in working with adults diagnosed with bipolar disorder, although about 25% of his practice is devoted to a broad range of other issues. His practice is located in Charlottesville, VA.
In addition to information about his practice his site also includes a wealth of other online resources that deal specifically with bipolar disorder.
http://www.russfederman.com/ - 3-Jan-2012 - Hits: 750 - Rate This | Details