Tried everything but still not feeling better?
If your depression keeps coming back or is even getting worse, then you may be suffering from bipolar II or “soft” bipolar disorder. Commonly misdiagnosed, these mood disorders are characterized by recurring bouts of depression along with anxiety, irritability, mood swings, sleep problems, or intrusive thoughts.
Why Am I Still Depressed? shows you how to identify if you have a nonmanic form of bipolar disorder and how to work with your doctor to safely and effectively treat it.
Author James R. Phelps, M.D., gives you the latest tools and knowledge so you can:
James R. Phelps, M.D., has been practicing psychiatry for more than fifteen years and specializes in treating bipolar disorder. He speaks on bipolar disorder throughout the Pacific Northwest. Dr. Phelps has authored journal articles for American Journal of Medicine, Academic Psychiatry, Journal of Affective Disorders, and Academic Medicine. For more information visit his website PsychEducation.org.
Idiosyncratic, based on small samples: he is a lone wolf, quite stimulating in his own views about "the bipolar spectrum.I am inclined to believe him.Published 5 days ago by G. R. Babineau
If you or a loved one suffer from depression, anxiety, racing thoughts or bouts of agitation that don't go away or recur you must read this book. Dr. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Don Berman
This book was recommended by my psychaitrist, and it proved to be a very useful resource. This book helps you learn more about the different kinds of Bipolar and their symptoms,... Read morePublished 15 days ago by Ben
This book was a comprehensive view of the Mood Spectrum and helps readers understand the importance of the correct diagnosis, treatments, management, and living with a mood... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Dawn T.
I liked all the important tools for treatment and how they are all important, not just one kind or one medication. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Christine Becerra
This book was one of the best I 've read about a spectrum of disorders that probably effects a great number of people . The advice is practical and helpful throughout . Read morePublished 3 months ago by klk
I am almost finished with this book and found it very informative regarding the use of antidepressants when the psychiatrist does not know if the patient is unipolar (just... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Karen