FIRST AID FOR

BIPOLAR DISORDER

First Aid for Bipolar Disorder


First Aid for Bipolar Disorder is a comprehensive training course which raises awareness of the the various types of Bipolar Disorder including Type I, Type II, Cyclothymia, Mixed State and Rapid Cycling. It also considers the causes and triggers of Bipolar, the signs and symptoms experience by the patient (including depression, mania, and hypomania), and equips helpers to provide appropriate support.

This course is invaluable for anyone caring for patients with Bipolar Disorder, including support workers and family and friends of Bipolar patients. Each person attending this course will receive a copy of the book First Aid for Bipolar Disorder by Daniel Torridon.

Course Overview


  • What is Bipolar Disorder?
  • Famous people with Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar Type I
  • Bipolar Type II
  • Cyclothymia
  • Hypomania
  • Mania
  • Depression
  • Mixed state
  • Rapid cycling
  • Causes and triggers
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Suicide
  • Medication and therapy
  • Providing support
  • When to seek medical help
Course Length Certification Period
3 hours 3 years

Qualification


On successful completion of this course, you will receive a H2SAL First Aid for Bipolar Disorder certificate valid for 3 years.

Price


Open Courses
at our venue
Group Courses
at your venue
£40 / person £240 / group *

* Maximum of 12 persons per group.


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First aid for Bipolar Disorder
Depression
Hypomania
Depression
Suicide