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What is bipolar disorder?

July 28, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition characterized by extreme shifts in mood and energy. Learn about symptoms, types, and treatment options.

Do I have adult ADHD?

July 31, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

ADHD is usually diagnosed in childhood, but adults can be diagnosed with it too. Explore common symptoms and treatment options for adult ADHD.

Grief, bipolar disorder, and a father’s love

August 1, 2023 | Written by Tracey Lynn Lloyd

Losing a parent is painful for everyone. When you’re also living with bipolar disorder, caring for yourself as you grieve can be especially complicated.

How to tell the difference between sadness and depression

August 3, 2023 | Written by Elise Burley

The characteristics of sadness and the symptoms of depression can look similar. Follow this guidance to tell them apart and seek treatment as needed.

Is it seasonal affective disorder or the winter blues?

August 3, 2023 | Written by Elise Burley

Seasonal affective disorder is a form of depression that can significantly affect your life during the winter months. Learn how to recognize and treat it.

Autism spectrum disorder: Signs, symptoms, and scope

August 8, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a group of developmental disorders encompassing social and communication challenges as well as repetitive behaviors.

ADHD and anxiety: Differences and similarities

August 31, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

ADHD and anxiety are two mental health issues that often occur together. Understanding their differences and similarities can help you find the best treatment.

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

September 5, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

ADHD is a disorder characterized by inattention, hyperactivity, and/or impulsiveness. Find out more about symptoms, types, and treatment options.

Depression: Causes, types, diagnosis, and treatment

September 5, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Depression is a mental health disorder marked by feelings of sadness, loneliness, and hopelessness. Learn how to recognize the signs and find help.

Mood disorders: Symptoms, causes, treatment

September 5, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Learn about mood, types of mood disorders, what causes mood disorders, how to get diagnosed, and which therapies are most effective.

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