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Bipolar Disorder: What To Look For And How To Know

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

These are the five main behaviors to look for if you suspect a friend or loved one is living with bipolar disorder. Remember that it is extremely important that you seek help right away as well.

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness that researchers are still trying to understand. Formerly known as manic depression, this type of mental illness is displayed through extreme behaviors. People who live with bipolar disorder experience their high and low behaviors and feelings differently, and not all symptoms are shared or very obvious. However, these are the five main behaviors to look for if you suspect a friend or loved one is living with bipolar disorder. Remember that it is extremely important that you seek help right away as well. (more…)

Part 2: The Moods of Bipolar Disorder

Monday, February 29th, 2016
Moods of bipolar disorder

People suffering from bipolar disorder can experience a wide array of moods.

Bipolar disorder is a lifelong condition that is full of unpredictable ups and downs. Now that we know what bipolar disorder is and how it can be helped, it is important to discuss the moods that sufferers can have. Let’s talk about the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder. (more…)

Part 1: What is Bipolar Disorder?

Friday, February 19th, 2016
Bipolar disorder

Does anyone really know what bipolar is or how it can affect you or your family? Let’s take a moment to discuss this disorder and some treatment options available to you.

We all have ups and downs but when you suffer from bipolar disorder, it can make these moods go to the extreme. The symptoms of bipolar disorder can harm every aspect of your life from your job to your relationships to your daily life. Although this disorder can be treated, many people miss the warning signs and don’t get the help they truly need. So what exactly is this disorder and how can it be helped? Read on to found out! (more…)

At Family Service Foundation (FSF), a social services organization in Baltimore, Maryland, we are dedicated to providing advocacy and support to individuals with mental and physical disabilities that have recently left inpatient settings. Integration back into the community can be difficult; for that reason, each member of our team works to provide services specifically tailored to each individual and family that we work with. We believe that all individuals can achieve their highest levels of social, physical, and emotional well-being in the community when they have the proper support. FSF specializes in serving Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and individuals with intellectual disabilities. We also have American Sign Language interpreters on staff at all of our locations for the convenience of our Deaf and hard of hearing clients. For more information about The Family Service Foundation, please visit our website at www.fsfinc.org or give us a call at 301-459-2121.
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