Harmony Place Offers the Best Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
People who lost their loved ones experience depression and extreme mood swings. When they don’t get out of their depression phase, these ups and downs in the mood become somehow permanent and cause a person to lose control of his mind. In short, a person diagnosed with bipolar disorder that is commonly known as manic depression. Harmony Place Monterey offers the best treatment for Bipolar Disorder. This medical center has experienced psychologists, physicians, and therapists who teamed up to provide the best treatment solution to a person based on his specific condition and issue.
What is Bipolar Disorder?
It is a mental health condition that leads to extreme mood swings in patients. As a person is depressed and sad, he has emotionally High episodes, aka mania and hypomania, and a Low episode known as depression. This Manic-Depressive disorder often leads to a subtle shift in mood and energy level of the patient. It actively interferes with his capacity to perform day to day functions and enjoy a healthy lifestyle.
In your manic episode, you feel like your life is full of energy and often experience euphoric. On the other hand, when there is a mood shift, a person goes into depression. The depression phase marked with hopelessness, self-pity, loss of interest, and despair.
Specialized Care is a Must
Some people experience frequent mood swings episodes, while others experience it rarely. In the same manner, some people notice emotional signs and symptoms, while many don’t get an idea of it. The situation varies from one person to another. Therefore, Dr. Mark Schwartz Harmony Place offers specialized care to their clients. Since every person is going through something different life experience, Dr. Mark assigns an individual therapist to help that person deal with bipolar disorder better.
What are the Causes of Bipolar Disorder?
The exact cause of this mental health condition is unknown. However, two factors contribute to this problem. A person who has a first-degree relative with bipolar disorder is likely to experience the same. For example, when your parents and siblings have this problem, it is common for you. Gene is playing a vital role in this respect. Some physical changes in the brain are resulting in bipolar disorder. No one knows the significance of changes, but they help physicians to pinpoint the causes.
People who experience a high level of stress like going through a trauma phase or losing your loved one become a victim of this mental health condition. Drug and Alcohol abuse increases the risk factors of this disease.
Impact of Bipolar Disorder
When left untreated, this health condition often leads to:
- Suicide attempts
- Damaged relationship
- Legal and financial problems
- Poor school, college or work performance
- Alcohol and drug abuse
What is the Treatment of Bipolar Disorder?
Harmony Place Mark Schwartz offers the best-in-class treatment of this medical health condition. The goal of this treatment is to provide mood stability to the patient. The treatment begins after an assessment period during which expert physicians and doctor teams examine a patient. Some clients are experiencing other medical problems alongside bipolar disorder such as eating disorder, compulsive disorder, alcohol abuse, anxiety, and attention-deficit disorder, etc. Once the diagnosis is over, the medication period begins where treatment includes antipsychotic, antidepressant, anti relaxant medicines.
Therapy Session with Family Members
During therapy sessions, clients are taught to keep their mood and energy under control and to bring wellness and a healthy lifestyle back through determination and dedication. Clients learn to quiet their minds and drop down their anxiety and depression levels. Also, Harmony Place Dr. Schwartz teaches them how to keep their focus and attention intact. Our staff involves the family of clients in this therapy, where families learn how to react to a person who is experiencing extreme mood swing problems. The combined result of treatment, group sessions, and medication comes in the form of a client’s mood stability and wellness.