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and treatment of mental illnesses.

Event Summaries about Bipolar Disorder

  • June 10, 2021
    The webinar provided an overview of bipolar disorder within the context of an intersectionality lens and highlight NIMH-funded research in this area with a focus on customizing combination therapeutic interventions for historically marginalized women and men who are at risk for or living with bipolar disorder.
  • March 30, 2021
    In recognition of World Bipolar Day, NIMH hosted a livestream event on bipolar disorder in adolescents and young adults. NIMH expert Mary Rooney, Ph.D., discussed the signs and symptoms, proper diagnosis, and treatments for bipolar disorder in adolescents and young adults. Also, Dr. Rooney discussed some of the challenges that the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has presented for individuals living with bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.