NIMH » Fb Reside: Bipolar Dysfunction in Adults

Date and Time

March 30, 2023
1:00–1:30 p.m. ET


In recognition of World Bipolar Day, the Nationwide Institute of Psychological Well being (NIMH) is internet hosting a Fb Reside occasion on bipolar dysfunction in adults. 

Individuals with bipolar dysfunction expertise uncommon shifts in temper, power, exercise ranges, focus, and the power to hold out day-to-day duties. Though signs could come and go, bipolar dysfunction often requires lifelong therapy and doesn’t go away by itself. Bipolar dysfunction could be an vital consider suicide, job loss, potential to perform, and household discord. Nevertheless, correct therapy can result in higher functioning and improved high quality of life.

Through the occasion, NIMH specialists Francis J. McMahon, M.D., chief of the Human Genetics Department, and Kathleen R. Merikangas, Ph.D., chief of the Genetic Epidemiology Analysis Department, will lead a dialogue on the indicators and signs, danger components, therapies, and the newest NIMH-supported analysis on this space. 


No registration is required for this free occasion. Watch the dwell occasion on NIMH’s Fb web page.

Extra Info

  • A Fb account just isn’t required to observe, however it’s to ask questions.
  • The occasion might be archived on NIMH’s web site and Fb web page so you’ll be able to entry it after the occasion.
  • Signal language interpreters might be offered.

Word: NIMH specialists can’t present particular medical recommendation or referrals. Please seek the advice of a certified well being care supplier for prognosis, therapy, and solutions to your private questions. Should you need assistance discovering a supplier, go to Should you or somebody is in disaster, please name the 988 Suicide & Disaster Lifeline. Name or textual content 988; Llame al 988 (para ayuda en español). 


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