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Shareable Resources on Bipolar Disorder

Use these resources to raise awareness about bipolar disorder.

Shareable Resources on Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, concentration, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. Bipolar disorder is typically diagnosed during late adolescence (teen years) or early adulthood. Although the symptoms may vary over time, bipolar disorder usually requires lifelong treatment. For more information on bipolar disorder, visit the health topic page or view the available brochures.

Help raise awareness about bipolar disorder by sharing information and materials based on the latest research.

Share these Graphics and Social Media Messages

Download and share these informational graphics to help raise awareness about bipolar disorder. You can share the text and image directly to your Facebook News Feed or Story by clicking on the button to the right of the graphic. NIMH encourages you to use the hashtag #ShareNIMH in your social media posts to connect with people and organizations with similar goals. For more ideas on how to use these education and awareness resources, visit our help page.

My Mental Health: Do I Need Help?

My Mental Health: Do I Need Help?

Do you need help with your mental health? If you don't know where to start, this infographic may help guide you. https://go.usa.gov/xGfxz #shareNIMH

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Let's Talk About Bipolar Disorder

Help raise awareness about bipolar disorder by sharing informational materials based on the latest research. Share science. Share hope. https://go.usa.gov/xG5E4 #shareNIMH

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Proper Diagnosis and Treatment Can Help

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People with bipolar disorder experience periods of unusually intense emotion, changes in sleep patterns and activity levels, and unusual behaviors. Learn about the four basic types of bipolar disorder: https://go.usa.gov/xf8fp #shareNIMH

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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens

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Bipolar disorder symptoms can make it hard for young people to perform well in school or to get along with friends and family members. Some children and teens with bipolar disorder may try to hurt themselves or attempt suicide. Know the signs and symptoms: https://go.usa.gov/xyxvw #shareNIMH

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, marked by episodes of mania and depression. Learn the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder in teens and young adults.

Bipolar Disorder in Teens and Young Adults: Know the Signs

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Bipolar disorder is not the same as the typical ups and downs every kid goes through. The mood swings are more extreme and accompanied by changes in sleep, energy level, and the ability to think clearly. Know the signs and symptoms: https://go.usa.gov/xdezM #shareNIMH

Spread the Word with these Social Media Messages

Share these messages directly to your Facebook or Twitter accounts by clicking the “Share on” links to the right of the text.

Bipolar disorder or manic-depressive illness is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels & the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. Visit our website to learn more about bipolar disorder: https://go.usa.gov/xf8fp #shareNIMH

Anyone can develop #bipolardisorder, including children and teens. Educate yourself on bipolar disorder in youth: https://go.usa.gov/xyxvw #shareNIMH

Research is our best hope for understanding and treating bipolar disorder. Consider joining an adult research study: https://go.usa.gov/xf8fs #shareNIMH

Use Videos to Educate Others

Click “Copy link” to copy the video URL and post these videos on social media, or embed them on your website.