What is Depression/Bipolar Therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy

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Generic Name: Individual Therapy

Through a combination of therapies and lifestyle changes, bipolar patients can manage their disorder.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Major Depressive Disorder 31 9
Generalized Anxiety Disorder 18 6
Bipolar Disorder 15 3
Bipolar I Disorder 14 5
Bipolar II Disorder 11 4
PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) 9 4

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Depression/Bipolar Therapy"

Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
2
None
16

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Depression/Bipolar Therapy

Anxious mood 6
Insomnia 2
Rage 1
Suicidal thoughts or urges 1
Mood 1
Bipolar manic episodes 1

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Depression/bipolar therapy (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Other 8
Felt finished with this treatment 4
This type of therapy or counseling didn't seem to help 3
Expense 3
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help 3
Completed the number of sessions covered by my insurance 3
Found another therapist or program I preferred 2
Change in health plan coverage 2
I didn't have enough time 1
Course of treatment ended 1
Doctor's advice 1
See all 14 patients who’ve stopped going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been In Depression/Bipolar Therapy
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 2
1-2 years 2
2 years or more 14
Stopped Going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy
Duration Patients
0-1 month 2
1-3 months 1
3-6 months 1
6 months-1 year 6
1-2 years 2
2 years or more 3
Adherence
Always
11 58%
Usually
4 21%
Sometimes
1 5%
Never
3 16%
Burden
Very
1 5%
Somewhat
4 21%
A little
7 37%
Not at all
7 37%
Cost
$200+
2 18%
$100-199
2 18%
$50-99
1 9%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
6 55%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Depression/Bipolar Therapy.