Year: 2002 Source: Calgary, AB: Organization for Bipolar Affective Disorders (OBAD), (2002). 48p. SIEC No: 20031090

This pamphlet is a self-help guide to coping with & recovering from Bipolar Affective Disorder. It provides a definition & history of Bipolar Affective Disorder, & reviews a number of factors that contribute to its on-set. The spectrum, classifications, & various forms of the disorder are discussed. A variety of treatment & therapy strategies are also presented. Coping methods for family members are provided, & a list of various resources is included.