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Bipolar disorder for dummies

Author: Candida Fink; Joe Kraynak
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2005.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Reveals the causes and consequences of bipolar disorder, crisis survival strategies, and ways that friends and family members can support loved ones who have the disease.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Candida Fink; Joe Kraynak
ISBN: 0764584510 9780764584510
OCLC Number: 61751489
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 340 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Boning up on bipolar disorder --
pt. 2. Taming the bipolar beast --
pt. 3. Opening the treatment toolbox: A comprehensive, integrated approach --
pt. 4. Helping yourself --
pt. 5. Assisting a friend or relative with bipolar disorder --
pt. 6. The part of tens.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: Candida Fink and Joseph Kraynak.


Bipolar Disorder affects many more people than just the 2. 5 million Americans who suffer from the disease. Like depression and other serious illnesses, bipolar disorder also affects spouses,  Read more...
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"...Bipolar expert Candida Fink has written a book that explains it clearly, and provides plenty of advice on the latest drugs as well as telling you how to spot early signs of the condition..." Read more...

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Amazing a must buy!

by sallytees (WorldCat user published 2016-06-29) Excellent Permalink

This book has everything I needed to know. The authors are thorough and I got it when diagnosed (though I didn't read it cover to cover at that time). I pick it up and read random chapters to "brush up" and always learn something. They have 2 editions and keep updating it, which I like. WHen I was...
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