Daily Archives: February 18, 2014

Bipolar Disorder “Symptoms and Warning Signs”

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co Symptoms The symptoms of bipolar disorder vary in severity from person to person. Bipolar patients are said to be manic when they experience the following traits: hyperactivity, excessive energy, loss of self control, impulsive behavior, falsely high self-esteem, sleeplessness, … Continue reading

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Bipolar Disorder Causes and Risks Factors

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co What Are the Causes? Bipolar disorder results from a chemical imbalance in the brain as a result of multiple causes that vary between individuals. Studies conclusively show that genetics and environmental factors both play a part in causing symptoms. … Continue reading

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Bipolar Disorder “What is it”

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co What Is It? Bipolar disorder is a problem in brain that causes frequent shifts in mood, energy, and activity levels. Symptoms vary from person to person in terms of severity and duration. For some patients, feelings of depression and … Continue reading

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Bipolar Disorder Types

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co Bipolar I People with bipolar I disorder can experience symptoms of varying levels. Some patients experience extreme manic episodes for a period of time followed by extreme depression for a long or short period of time. In the past, … Continue reading

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Schizophrenia

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co For the estimated 2.4 million adults living with schizophrenia in the U.S., and the people who love and care for them, it takes courage, compassion, and a commitment to stand and face this serious condition together — always looking … Continue reading

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Physical Exercise

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co WHY EXERCISE? As our technology advances, it produces more sophisticated, labor saving machinery which requires less physical involvement by today’s employees. However, our bodies were not designed to sit behind desks all day or to depress the accelerator pedal … Continue reading

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Parent Training

http://www.bipolar4lifesupport.co Tips for Parents of Children with ADHD If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD the following are some tips on how to move forward without the guilt or blame: Learn About ADHD — Being informed about your child’s … Continue reading

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Relaxation Training

What is Relaxation Training? A basic technique in the tension easer’s program is our step-by-step method to teach you how to completely relax your body and mind. This will be beneficial in itself, as well as an adjunct to other … Continue reading

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Communicating Anger

COMPONENTS OF COMMUNICATING ANGER CONSTRUCTIVELY 1 – TIMING 2 – FACTUAL DESCRIPTION 3 – TANGIBLE EFFECT 4 – FEELING 5 – FINDING ACCEPTABLE SOLUTIONS 1 – Find a proper time to say, 2 – “I really need to talk to … Continue reading

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Listening is crucial

LISTENING IS CRUCIAL Responsive Listening Techniques PASSIVE LISTENING MIRRORING ACCEPTING PRAISE SUMMARIZING ENCOURAGING EVALUATION CLARIFICATION DECODING Tips on Improving Communication MANAGE YOUR STRESS REACTIONS UNDERSTAND YOUR BEHAVIORAL STYLE UNDERSTAND BEHAVIORAL STYLES OF OTHERS TARGET YOUR COMMUNICATIONS TUNE-IN TO SHOW YOU … Continue reading

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