Bipolar disorder is a mental condition in which a person has wide or extreme mood swings. In most people with bipolar disorder, there is no clear cause for the periods of extreme happiness and high activity, or depression and low activity.
The following may trigger a manic episode in someone with bipolar disorder:
The Oakwood Springs multidisciplinary team of psychiatrists, therapists and clinicians work together to thoroughly assess each patient and ensure they receive a customized plan of care.
Treatment for Bipolar Disorder Can Include:
Bipolar disorder treatment is available on an outpatient basis for youth ages 5-17 facing mental and behavioral challenges including:
See outpatient programs for children and adolescents.