What is Depression/Bipolar Therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy

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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
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Depression/Bipolar Therapy

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
19

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

Patients
9
Patients
2
Patients
1
Patients
1

Show all 17 reported side effects

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy)
Dosage
weekly
Patients
11
Dosage
60 min weekly
Patients
6
Dosage
monthly
Patients
4
Dosage
daily
Patients
3
Dosage
weekly
Patients
3
Dosage
weekly
Patients
3
Dosage
weekly
Patients
3
Dosage
monthly
Patients
2
Dosage
50 min monthly
Patients
2
Dosage
60 min monthly
Patients
2

Dosages based on patients currently going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy.

Why Patients Stopped Going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Other
Patients
7
Reason
Felt finished with this treatment
Patients
4
Reason
This type of therapy or counseling didn't seem to help
Patients
3
Reason
Expense
Patients
3
Reason
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help
Patients
3
Reason
Completed the number of sessions covered by my insurance
Patients
3
Reason
Found another therapist or program I preferred
Patients
2
Reason
Change in health plan coverage
Patients
2
Reason
I didn't have enough time
Patients
1
Reason
Course of treatment ended
Patients
1
Reason
Doctor's advice
Patients
1
See all 15 patients who’ve stopped going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy

Duration

Currently Going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
0
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
1
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
20
Stopped Going to Depression/Bipolar Therapy
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
2
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
1
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
1
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
5
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
2
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
3

Adherence


Always
Patients
12
60%
Usually
Patients
4
20%
Sometimes
Patients
1
5%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
3
15%

Burden


Very hard to take
Patients
1
5%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
4
20%
A little hard to take
Patients
5
25%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
10
50%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
2
10%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
2
10%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
1
5%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
6
30%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
9
45%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Depression/Bipolar Therapy.