Bipolar Disorder

Kenneth Koblan, PhD: Gaps in Treatment for Bipolar Depression

July 13, 2020

Article

Patients with bipolar depression have struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Family History Link Found in Bipolar Disorder

June 15, 2020

Article

Association with familial history found in hospitalizations, suicide attempts, and an earlier onset of symptoms.

Adjunctive Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy Aids Bipolar Patients

April 30, 2020

Article

There were no significant differences observed in mood episodes for bipolar patients in either AISR therapy or standard treatment.

Second-Generation Antipsychotics Becoming Primary Bipolar Disorder Therapy

April 27, 2020

Article

An analysis of 20-year outpatient prescribing trends show the drug class is being favored over mood stabilizers.

APA House Call: Understanding Mentally Ill Mortality

April 26, 2020

Article

How do comorbidities influence patients' life expectancies? What is the role of public health programs?

APA House Call: The Lack of Prevention, Screening in Psychiatry

April 26, 2020

Article

Why the field lacks behind in effective diagnostic tools, which could better inform tailored therapy.

APA House Call: Mortality in Mental Disorders

April 25, 2020

Article

How have natural-cause mortality rates changed over time in an international population?

APA House Call: Breaking the Psychiatric Testing Barriers

April 25, 2020

Article

How psychiatry can catch up to other specialties in accurate, timely diagnostics based on molecular breakthrough.

How to Reduce Mental Health Stigma

April 23, 2020

Article

A public health expert shares insight on the positives and pitfalls learned from stigma-reduction campaigns.

Polygenetic Scores Help Predict Adult Mood Disorders

April 21, 2020

Article

Investigators find link between childhood psychopathology and polygenetic scores in a number of disorders, but not bipolar disorder.

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