Bipolar Disorder: Learning from Local People with Lived Experience
This event has been co-created with people who are living with Bipolar and explores the genetics, the biology and the stresses of Bipolar
One day course: 9.30am-4.30pm
This one day course has been created with people living with bipolar across Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire. Throughout the course, you will learn of their terrific highs and tremendous lows and the way in which people navigate their condition.
By the end of the training all learners will have:
Explored Bipolar Affective Disorder.
Described what is meant by Cyclothymia.
Discovered the genetics, the biology and the stresses of Bipolar.
Recognised the warning signs of depressive episodes and mania.
Discovered why an accurate diagnosis is an important part of living with bipolar.
Explored the ways in which mood swings can be managed and alleviated.
Described the positive outcomes for people managing their condition.
Explored tips to best support your customer who are living with Bipolar or Cyclothymia.