Bipolar Central
Devoted to Helping Those Living
with Bipolar Disorder

Click Here for Your Free Bipolar DVD
Home | About Bipolar Disorder | About David Oliver | Bipolar Articles/Stories | Bipolar Success Stories | Blogs and Podcast | Catalog | Contact | Current Bipolar News David Oliver In the News | Donate | Events | FAQ's | FREE Resources | Health Directory | Other Illnesses | Recommended Sites | Site Map | Speaking | Testimonials

Simple yet effective strategies to cope with your loved one.

Resources - Mood Disorders

American Psychiatric Association (APA)
1000 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1825
Arlington, VA 22209-3901
Phone: 703-907-7300

American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Phone: 202-336-5510
TollFree: 1-800-374-2721

Bipolar Disorders Treatment Information Center (BDTIC)
Madison Institute of Medicine
7617 Mineral Point Rd, Ste. 300
Madison WI 53717
Phone: 608-827-2470
Fax: 608-827-2479
- provides information on mood stabilizers, other medications, and other forms of treatment.

Bipolar Person's Significant Others (BPSO)
- provides information and support to the families, friends and loved ones of those who suffer from bipolar disorder
- has private, closed and unmoderated internet mailing list

Center for Mental Health Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Rm 12-105 Parklawn Building
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone: 301-443-8956
Fax: 301-443-9050

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation
1187 Wilmette Ave
PMB 331
Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone: 847-256-8525
Fax: 847-920-9498

Clinical Approaches in Bipolar Disorders
Cambridge Medical Publications
Wicker House, High Street, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 1DJ, UK
Phone: +44 (0)1903 288249
Fax: +44 (0)1903 288292
- Clinical Approaches in Bipolar Disorders is an international, peer-reviewed journal. Its aim is to enhance communication and discussion of the key issues affecting those active in the diagnosis, treatment, and overall care of patients with bipolar disorders, including psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, and primary care physicians. Through independent expert selection of topics and peer review, the journal seeks to inform, educate, and unify these individuals, globally, towards a greater appreciation and understanding of bipolar disorders and patients' needs to improve the quality of treatment and care provided.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
730 N. Franklin Street, Suite 501
Chicago, IL 60610-7224
Phone: 312-642-0049
Fax: 312-642-7243
- sponsors 6 state chapters and nearly 1000 support groups across the country
- publishes quarterly newsletter "Outreach" and extensive brochures regarding mood disorders

Depression and Related Affective Disorders Association (DRADA)
2330 West Joppa Road, Suite 100
Lutherville, MD 21093
Phone: 410-583-2919
- works to alleviate the suffering arising from depression and bipolar disorder by assisting self-help groups providing education and information and lending support to research programs
- Publishes quarterly newsletter "Smooth Sailing" and bimonthly newsletter "DRADA Update"

European Institute of Healthcare
Corporate Village
Da Vincilaan 2 Box 2
B-1935 Zaventem
Phone: +32 2 704 4105
Fax: +32 2 704 4190
- The European Institute of Healthcare plays an important role in the area of continuing medical education. The aim of the EIH is to support the delivery of programmes in five different therapeutic areas: cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, CNS, oncology and respiratory.

Health 24

Journal Watch Online
860 Winter Street,
Waltham, MA 02451-1413
Phone: 781-893-3800 x5515
Toll Free: 800-843-6356
Fax: 781-893-0413
- Edited and reviewed by more than 80 physicians, JWatch regularly combs 180 medical journals for important findings in psychiatry.

The Meehl Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 2089
Brazoria, TX 77422
Phone: (480) 200-8836
- Provides education, support and resources to families with a Bipolar or BPD loved one
- Support groups, provide counsel, and are starting a group home for Bipolars in Recovery in October.

National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD)
60 Cutter Mill Road, Suite 404
Great Neck, NY 11021
Phone: 516-829-0091
TollFree: 800-829-8289
- provides educational materials, including books, videos, and brochures
- raises and distributes funds for scientific research into the causes, cures, treatments, and prevention of brain disorders, primarily schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder
- sponsors NARSAD Artworks, a program in which people with mental illness product museum quality products to promote public education, destigmatize mental illness, and enhance the self esteem and income of artists with mental illness.

National Foundation for Depressive Illness, Inc. (NAFDI)
PO Box 2257
New York, NY 10116
TollFree: 800-239-1265
- provides information packets and referral listings at nominal cost or free if a donation can't be made
- educates the public about depressive illness, its consequences, and its treatability
- Publishes quarterly newsletter "NAFDI NEWS"

National Institute of Mental Health
Office of Communications
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 8184, MSC 9663
Bethesda, MD 20892-9663
Phone: 301-443-4513
Fax: 301-443-4279
TollFree: 1-866-615-NIMH (6464)
TTY: 301-443-8431

National Mental Health Association
2001 N. Beauregard Street, 12th Floor
Alexandria, Virginia 22311
Phone: 800-969-6642
Fax: 703-684-5968
- The National Mental Health Association is dedicated to improving the mental health of all individuals and achieving victory over mental illnesses.

Dr. Shahul Ameen, M.D.,
Senior Resident,
Central Institute of Psychiatry,
Kanke, Ranchi, Jharkhand,
India. PIN: 834006
Phone: + 91 651 3110868
- A directory of free online full-text articles for mental health professionals

Rehab Info
Phone: 866-531-8636
 - RehabInfo provides comprehensive resources on substance abuse and treatment.

Recovery Inc.
802 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: 312-337-5664
Fax: 312-337-5756
-uses a self-help approach similar to cognitive behavioral therapy
- teaches simple yet practical coping techniques that help members, change their reactions to people and situations they can't control
- sponsors over 700 active groups in the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Israel, Puerto Rico, Spain and Wales

World Federation For Mental Health
P.O. Box 16810
Alexandria, Virginia 22302-0810 U.S.A.
Fax: +1.703.519.7648
- The World Federation for Mental Health is an international non-profit advocacy organization founded in 1948 to advance, among all peoples and nations, the prevention of mental and emotional disorders, the proper treatment and care of those with such disorders, and the promotion of mental health.

If you are in a crisis please call:
1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433) or
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Search Bipolar Central

FREE Bipolar News,
Tips, Tricks and Secrets
Please Select:
  Please describe your situation:

Loved One With Bipolar Disorder?
Discover How to Help Your Loved One Live with Bipolar Disorder

Do You Have Bipolar Disorder?
Learn the Secrets to Living with Bipolar Disorder

Child With Bipolar Disorder?
Learn How to REALLY Help

Dating Someone With Bipolar?
Secrets to a Successful Relationship

Marrying Someone With Bipolar?
Learn How to Support Your Spouse

Need Money Because of Bipolar Disorder?
Learn How to Be Successful

Drug Addiction and Bipolar Disorder
Secrets to Beating Drug Addiction

Need Affordable Health Insurance?
Information You Can't Live Without If You Have Bipolar Disorder

In Debt Because of Bipolar Disorder?
Get out of debt fast!

Improve Your Emotional Health
Reduce Your Stress Levels and Increase Your Brain Power


This Week's Bipolar News

7 Nutrient-Packed Foods for People With Bipolar Disorder - Everyday Health
Everyday Health
If you have bipolar disorder, here's why foods rich in vitamin B or omega-3's belong on your plate.

Cannabis Use May Offer Wide-Ranging Benefits for Bipolar Disorder - The Debrief
A new study suggests that regular cannabis use may offer a wide range of potential benefits to people suffering from Bipolar Disorder.

Auburn man accused of leaving voicemail threatening Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan
He has been diagnosed with illnesses including schizoaffective disorder and bipolar disorder and has been arrested more than 70 times, resulting in ...

Click here for all Bipolar News.

RSS Feed

Featured Article:

The Warning Signs Of An Impending Bipolar Disorder Manic Episode

Bipolar disorder - as the name implies - involves two distinct set of symptoms. One set throws the individual down into the depths of a massive depression. The other places the individual who suffers with bipolar disorder at the top of a peak manic episode.

Most everyone can eventually recognize the warning signs of an impending depressive episode related to bipolar disorder. More likely than not, individuals with bipolar disorder try very hard to avoid it.

However, for many individuals with bipolar disorder, it's more difficult to recognize the signs of an impending manic episode. After all, a manic episode of bipolar disorder can be mistaken in some cases - especially in the very early formation -- for the lifting of the corresponding mood swing of the depression.

Click here to read the entire article

Stop Panic Attacks

Fat Burning Secret

Home | About Bipolar Disorder | About David Oliver | Bipolar Articles/Stories | Bipolar Success Stories | Blogs and Podcast | Catalog | Contact | Current Bipolar News
David Oliver In the News | Donate | Events | FAQ's | FREE Resources | Health Directory | Other Illnesses | Recommended Sites | Site Map | Speaking | Testimonials
The information contained on this web page is not meant to provide medical advice.
Specific medical advice should be obtained from a qualified and licensed health-care practitioner.
There is no warranty that the information is free from all errors and omissions or that it meets any particular standard.

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy

Copyright 2004- 2023 ,

/script> pageTracker._trackPageview(); } catch(err) {} /script> view(); } catch(err) {} /script> pageTracker._trackPageview(); } catch(err) {} /script> er._trackPageview(); } catch(err) {} /script>