TITLE

What goes up must come down

AUTHOR(S)
Chheda-Varma, Bijal; Kierski, Werner
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Therapy Today;Dec2010, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) in patients with bipolar affective disorder (BAD). The challenges posed by working with patients with BAD are described, including their manic and depressive moods and the long-term support that they need. Information on the guidelines for the management of bipolar disorders, issued by Great Britain National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE), is given. The concept of ACT is also explained.
ACCESSION #
57278026

 

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