Extreme high or low moods and fluctuations in energy levels which lasts for days or weeks is often referred to as Mania and life of a person suffering from it is greatly disrupted because of changes in behavior, thought, sleep and energy.
Disorder consists of episodes low to high in psychotic. Person's energy level fluctuates dramatically due to such manic episodes as impulsively leaving work, spending excessively, abnormal happiness, and displaying anger may be highly manic episodes contrary to which hopelessness, laziness, urge to weep, negative thought process, self-loathing might be depressive episodes.
It can be tough for person, family and friends to deal with the consequences of manic episodes. It impacts a person's relationships and family life significantly. Families should learn to accept difficulties as mere illness, rather than attempting to rationalize and judge a person's behavior.
People with bipolar disorder are usually separated from others, because of which the health-related risks are much greater. A support group is necessary if the condition is to be treated and lack of contact with others can jeopardize health. Person remains vigorous while engaging with family, friends and others. You can reduce the intensity of manic episodes by keeping a log of moods, behavior and thinking before it worsens.
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A list of people to be called during an emergency should be kept aside, along with details of the medicines needed. Condition associated with misuse of drugs and OCD can be very difficult, making recovery much worse. In order to support your loved ones in difficult times all necessary information should be shared with the therapist appropriately. While dealing with a person's medical case, shame and guilt need to be confronted but this disorder could be passed on from one generation to another and a sibling, wife or parent is not responsible for the same and should not feel guilty. They remain moody, withdrawn and disengaged despite having good personality attributes which can be quite challenging for people concerned about them, especially spouses. It is worth remembering what not to say to a vulnerable person, an arrow of carelessly, thoughtlessly, or hurtfully spoken wrong words will tear away a person's self-esteem. Person might feel stressed, betrayed, scorned. People with bipolar disorder are vulnerable to bullying, and violent talks that can often have a serious impact on their wellbeing. It is our social responsibility to assess the impact of what we're saying, strengthen relationships to restore fuel and improve their lives.
Having track of daily mood, using a map and drawing up a schedule for routine tasks decreases discomfort and helps preserve calm. Too many commitments in person could cause stress and therefore should be avoided. A strong family network helps make good decisions, and provides a different perspective to guide in difficult situations. Seeking professional therapy can help person stabilize his mood.
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