The Resource Bipolar disorder for dummies, by Candida Fink and Joseph Kraynak

Bipolar disorder for dummies, by Candida Fink and Joseph Kraynak

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Bipolar disorder for dummies
Title
Bipolar disorder for dummies
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by Candida Fink and Joseph Kraynak
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Language
eng
Summary
When you or a loved one is diagnosed with bipolar disorder, it can be a time of fear and worry. Bipolar Bipolar Disorder For Dummies, 3rd Edition is a reassuring guide that sorts out the differences between bipolar I, bipolar II, and cyclothymic disorder; xplains the biology behind the illness; and covers the latest medications, therapies, and self-help techniques to ease and eliminate symptoms, funtion in times of crisis and plan ahead for manic or depressive episodes. This latest edition includes coverage of the DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition) classifications and specifiers for bipolar disorder, updated content on genetics, biochemistry, and imaging studies relevant to bipolar; expanded coverage on how to handle the high costs of treatment; guidance for supporting a loved one (who may not want help); and expert insight into medications and treatment options, including electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), and deep brain stimulation (DBS); along with new coverage on special populations (differences in diagnosing and treating bipolar disorder in women, seniors, expectant moms, ethnic populations, and other groups)
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BTCTA
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Fink, Candida
Dewey number
616.89/5
Index
index present
LC call number
RC516
LC item number
.F56 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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Kraynak, Joe
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  • Manic-depressive illness
  • Manic-depressive illness
  • Affective disorders
  • Depression, Mental
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Bipolar disorder for dummies, by Candida Fink and Joseph Kraynak
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition
Extent
xvi, 384 pages
Isbn
9781119121862
Lccn
2015951120
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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  • ocn908375327
  • (OCoLC)908375327
Label
Bipolar disorder for dummies, by Candida Fink and Joseph Kraynak
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition
Extent
xvi, 384 pages
Isbn
9781119121862
Lccn
2015951120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn908375327
  • (OCoLC)908375327

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