A big part of bipolar disorder is depression so it’s critical to know how to deal with bipolar depression. It depends on how acute the unit is and how sick the patients are. Tell us what your life was like before your husband was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I couldn’t possibly have fallen for any of the myths surrounding bipolar disorder, right? “It seems that misdiagnosis is really common. Well, how did you know that something was wrong? It is important to understand and remind yourself (either aloud or in your … I thought of his problems or flaws as maybe just personality traits that you can live with in someone who's otherwise a good companion, or issues that we could work through as a couple or maybe things that he could work through on his own. This is the time to forge the connections with the family. And maybe I'll have a chance to talk about that, but that is just a wrong approach. If I committed suicide, I wouldn’t have to deal with the pain of my decision, or explain myself to anybody. I think that there are connotations to that that are frightening. Those with a mental illness may rely heavily on a routine for wellness. You're not alone. And what challenges did you face during that time? The strategy that we developed was for him to agree that he was going to trust me. The three-time Olympian talks about her depression misdiagnosis, hypersexuality, and current family life. In regard to mania, the first signs are extremely individual and idiosyncratic, and that's why it's extremely important to be in touch with your psychopharmacologist or your doctor very frequently. And if you repeatedly try to be supportive and the person does not take medications and your family is at risk, you say, “Either you do it or I'm walking out.”. If someone you know or care about, like a family member, friend or a colleague, is suffering from bipolar disorder, your love and support can go a long way. Being forced to accept my boyfriend's choice to move several states away without me and then rebound into a relationship with a 21-year-old sent me spiraling into an unfathomable personal hell. What would you like to leave our listeners with? Well, what should somebody do if they think their loved one is misdiagnosed? It's kind of an art in a way. John and I always had a strong relationship. If somebody you love has bipolar disorder, you can't help them until you deal with your own hang-ups about mental illness and until you learn how to ask for help and until you learn how to take care of yourself. The other situation with the hospital that I found shocking were small things, like bringing flowers - you couldn't bring them in the glass vase - and things like that. With your husband specifically, poor nutrition can lead to a whole host of medical illnesses that come from vitamin deficiencies. Bipolar marriage is special, but not easy. And we didn't have a case manager per se, and John's primary physician didn't really take on that role. There were periods during that time when it felt like things were getting better, but then they really weren't. It was like, Uh-oh. First of all, if somebody is doing well clinically and responding to medications, the diagnosis is much more likely correct. Most people with bipolar illness actually spend about 10 times more time depressed than manic. And, in fact, some of the side effects that he experienced were really worse than the original condition. Be more insistent that he eats or anything along those lines? Coping mechanism, or coping skills, are generally thought of as methods a person uses to deal with stressful situations. Do you have some advice for our e-mailer? Any information would be greatly appreciated.”. Some of the clues that I had were so strange, and I think only a family member or a spouse would be tuned in to them. Are you there? Engage Coping Skills – In addition to alerting your counselor or doctor, you can utilize coping … Doctor, is this one way to get a proper diagnosis, to go in for treatment and experiment with the drugs and find out what works and what doesn't? This too shall pass. Research focused on these family ties identifies five types of sibling relationships: the intimate, the congenial, the loyal, the apathetic and the hostile.”But when a sibling suffers from a mental illness, the relationship can fall outside those norms. On the days when I wanted to die and stay in bed, I remembered what I wrote in my books and simply used the strategies even though it felt impossible. We have a live caller from West Virginia. My sick brain was telling me that I was not going to survive. There are. As always, our expert guests answer questions from the audience. Feeling panicked or … So it wasn't that it was a phase or an issue that we could work through. Well, you say it changed a lot during your pregnancy. You cannot take sides. And that I had to have the final say about whether things were going well or not. They create a crazy household: screaming, yelling, causing fights between me and my boyfriend.”. Thursday, December 19, 2013. Is there anything that I should be getting him in the way of supplements? Hello and thank you for joining us for Avoid a Breakdown: How to Care for Someone with Bipolar Disorder. Being sick doesn’t affect the quality of my work. And my mom at that time had breast cancer as well, so I kind of neglected my own self in favor of taking care of the people around me. David from Decatur, Georgia asks, “What are the signs of an oncoming crisis?”. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, around 2.6% of adults living in the United States are diagnosed with a bipolar disorder. Doctor, how would a loved one know when that time is, and what can they expect from inpatient care? During a period of a few years when things really were not managed psychopharmacologically, he had to quit three different jobs. I have mixed episodes and at times find it very hard just to get out of bed and get to work. Rather than being pieces of his personality, they became the dominant features of his personality. Agree with your loved one about what to do if their symptoms get worse. During episodes of depression, you may have to pick up the slack for a loved one who doesn’t have the energy to meet responsibilities at home or work. And the other thing that we do is monitor and follow up, not only with the patient but with the caregiver, and it's part of the treatment from day one. Doctor, would you like to have the last word? This is the time to be open, actually. Ms. Riccio is a 41-year-old mother of two boys, ages five and nine, and the wife of a man with bipolar disorder complicated by episodes of migraine. Here are a few questions to get you started: 1. Okay. So you need somebody who is committed to going through that personal growth and coming to the realization that this is a disease just like cancer or diabetes or any other disease that you would want to be there with your partner for and that you would stick with them through. I don’t regret any of the great … He's in an allied health profession, and I sometimes thought that his intelligence and ability to discuss what he was going through with such lucidity and clarity and with such intelligence may have in some cases led his healthcare providers down the wrong track, because he didn't seem in a conversational way to be so debilitated. I focused on who I am and what I want from life. Some research shows that it’s helpful to have a regular routine. Actually, it's for the doctor. The problem is that communication breakdown is one of the things that may happen during a bipolar depressive episode. Go for walks. PS: Above is a page from my journal. Absolutely, because what happens is that you inherit - and bipolar disorder to a significant degree is hereditary - predispositions [to bipolar disorder]. And I imagine in the situation where you were the one signing the papers, did that make it worse? That is not a good thing. This is absolutely not the time to shut the family out. It's hard to stay supportive when you see somebody who is engaging in behaviors that are not constructive in their own life, and that can be painful in your own life. You actually need to increase your medication or call your doctor.” And people have to be perfectly comfortable with that. More Bipolar Myths Debunked. Stay calm. At first it was mainly trouble coping with work, but pretty quickly it became so that even the basic functions of life became more than he could handle. I try to pull back. So it was in attaching my hopes and my optimism to the idea that this was kind of a problem of finite duration that I really set myself up for very painful emotional swings of my own. Educate yourself. So I don't know whether that was unique or not. It was not quite two years when we were going through the back-and-forth with different drugs and didn't have the right diagnosis. Unfortunately, when we first sought help he was in a depressed state, and so that was the diagnosis. Well, navigating the medical system may include going to the hospital or inpatient care. I don't know what you mean by “common.” For instance, in the unit that I worked at we would have, depending on the patient mix, anywhere from zero to 10 instances of restraints per month. I think that's important. It is not Julie. And if you didn't get your questions answered, check out our reference feature for more treatment and coping information, or our Ask the Doctor feature to ask a question on your own. Continue Reading. How often is bipolar disorder misdiagnosed this way, Dr. Galynker? When I was first diagnosed with my mental illness, bipolar 1, over ten years ago, my friends and fam i ly stopped treating me like I was on an even playing field with them. No, no physical restraints or anything like that. Have lost myself through the duration of an illness that wants to kill me. Stress is the first sign that someone could be having a breakdown. Well, there are three reasons for inpatient hospitalization, generally. And there are some stress reduction strategies that one can use. I'm your host, Heather Stark. How do you negotiate what you need with your HMO restrictions? Stress reduction strategies include maintaining normal sleep and normal activities and essentially normal life structure. Well, the focus is often on the people with the illness and rarely on the caregivers. Diagnostically, the presence of hypersexuality is an indication of a possible bipolar diagnosis. He is severely bipolar with anxiety attacks and obsessive compulsive. If possible, ask a colleague, friend, or family member to stay with you when you deal with someone who might turn violent. Bipolar Romantic Relationships: Dating and Marriage. Can I add something to that, Heather? Examine your negative feelings as a starting point for change. Dr. Galynker is professor of clinical psychiatry at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and director of the Bipolar Family Treatment Center, the Clinical Research Center and the Zirinsky Mood Disorders Center. Doctor, how about you? A nervous breakdown is now called a bipolar disorder mood swing. The sooner bipolar disorder is treated, the better the prognosis, so urge your loved one to seek professional help right away. Sometimes you yourself will crash and need to take a mental health break or consult with a behavioral professional to regain your equilibrium. Bipolar depression is much more difficult to treat than bipolar mania. So when somebody is depressed, the first sign is usually not even changes in the mood but changes in behavior. Oh, no. They're hypersexual and prone to fits of rage. Here's how to deal with a bipolar partner with 4 basic steps to ease your feelings. Okay. I was very sick for four months and wanted to share one of my tips for getting through a breakdown when you are so sick your life is in danger. And the worst thing of all is, actually, pot. This illness is treatable, and with extended therapy, medication, and positive lifestyle changes, it is possible to live a normal, satisfying, and independent life with bipolar disorder. One moment things are smooth as silk, and the next everything's gone haywire! And that was a really huge moment for us. Rebecca, how was your husband's bipolar disorder affecting his daily life and your life and the children's lives during the period he was not being treated properly? And that vulnerability is brought about by stress, and stressful life events absolutely do it. I realized that a lot of my issues had to do with the grief and the fear of what our future held for us. 3. Breaking Bipolar. But there was one time when I had to sign the papers and he was convinced that he didn't need to be there, and it was excruciating. Bipolar disorder can sometimes lead to dangerous behavior, so medical intervention is almost always necessary. And more than one person may be undertreated or probably not diagnosed. In general, people who have substance abuse first and bipolar illness second have better prognosis later on. I know that it’s not personal. In regard to vitamins supplements, I would take just regular multivitamins because if he doesn't have enough leafy vegetables or does not eat enough red meat, both of these can lead to serious problems. The rules of marriage don’t change just because I’m a person living with bipolar disorder. Participate in treatment. I learn so much from you Julie. Well, Rebecca, were there additional obstacles or challenges you had to overcome that we haven't spoken about? I should mention that we are in the Boston area and have access to very good medical facilities, but it's not like the kind of hospital that you might be used to for other illnesses. Managing bipolar disorder starts with proper treatment, including medication and therapy. In fact, the caregiver gets an evaluation on the first day when they enter treatment and then every few months afterwards, though they're not being treated unless it's really necessary. We don’t learn to treat it in a crisis. It was one of the hardest things I ever had to do. And I'm saying again and again that this is the time, when somebody is an inpatient, to forge the connections between the doctors, the patient and the family. Is there a way to do this?”. I loved this article. The patient is asked whether the family should or shouldn't be informed if they are in restraints. This may mean going to bed early, sleeping longer than average, scheduling meals precisely, not being able to skip exercising and more. Well, Rebecca, your husband was initially diagnosed with depression. Families … What It's Like to Have a 'Bipolar Breakdown' Sometimes I feel like I’m lying by saying I have bipolar disorder because sometimes I almost forget I do. Patricia from Hattiesburg, Mississippi, “How can you continue to be supportive when a person repeatedly gets off their meds when you know the meds are the key to the person staying employed, being independent and having any type of normalcy in their lives and the lives of those around them?”. That's probably the main thing. I am not this illness. Join us as we talk to leading experts on how to care for yourself while helping someone with bipolar disorder. In fact, one of the best recipes to get a bipolar break is to get a promotion or go away to college or to law school. What about one-on-one dealing with the person who is bipolar? We have an e-mail from Cici from Milwaukee, “How do you deal with their fits and not leaving you alone when you say, “Stay away from me”? And he will go through periods where the man will live on cherry Pepsi and grilled cheese sandwiches. arrggg.. Buying cars on a road trip 1500 miles from home base, doesn’t seem like a good idea. Learning all you can about your mental health condition can help you correct misconceptions. What can I do to help him understand why I had to call once he comes out of it? I would say all the time, because it is very recently that people started listening to the history prior to the first depressive episode and recognizing somebody who may have had somewhat increased activity prior to that. So whenever we accept patients in our program, we establish open communication between the doctors, the patients and the family members. I liked the questions we should ask ourselves. But I have news for you: you can't deal with bipolar disorder alone. It's a new center that we started about a year ago at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and it is based on the premise that bipolar illness is a chronic mental illness just like any other medical illness, in fact it affects other organs, not only the brain. It is hard to support someone who ignores all advice. After getting the wrong treatment for so long we had to change healthcare providers, and we found somebody who was really responsive and who was willing to work closely with him and wouldn't accept good enough. Because bipolar disorder can often be an unpredictable illness, you should plan for bad times. 1. Stigma, no matter where it comes from, is insensitive and dehumanizing. Find out how to take the first steps. Encouraging the person to get help. If you read this and think, “I am so sick, I don’t even know who I am!” then you are the prefect person to figure out what your stable SELF looks like. In fact, one of the best recipes to get a bipolar break is to get a promotion or go away to college or to law school. This would be the worst mistake. The Myth of the Nervous Breakdown. We have some e-mail questions, so let's get started with that. What can you do? And from my perspective, there was such a dramatic change in his personality. You know, it's interesting that you would say that, Doctor, because he was a very accomplished person in academics and in his career. We'll talk about how to handle a major crisis, ways to set healthy boundaries for yourself, communication and coping tips, and resources to reduce the isolation you may feel when a family member has bipolar disorder. Borderline personality disorder can be a confusing diagnosis, and there are many misconceptions about what people with BPD experience. Dr. Galynker, what impact does living with someone with bipolar disorder have on the mental and physical well-being of the caregiver? We're just about out of time, but before we go I would like to get some final thoughts from our guests. We see this term in news report, press releases and even in our own families -- "Oh, you know Aunt June? In addition, people with bipolar disorder are more likely to be interested in the minutiae of whatever it is that you are talking about. Doctor, anything you'd like to add to this discussion? Sign up for our Mental Wellness Newsletter! Attend therapy sessions, help monitor her medication and engage in treatment activities with her. Well, when my mother was hospitalized, we had a terrible time because she was telling one version to the medical personnel of what was happening and what her life circumstances were like, and they weren't accurate, and yet the hospital staff believed everything she said. Bipolar disorder is an illness like any other medical condition. Because people with bipolar illness very often have high IQs and are high achievers, and this is somebody who you would marvel at how well they do. I’m going to write down theses questions, answer them and keep them on file for when I need them. We learn to treat it when we are stable and then we use that plan when the crisis hits. Encourage the person to get lots of rest. It was really a crisis. But for the most part, I was more concerned with the fact that they were using him as a reporter. Well, I think that his thoughts of self destructiveness became pronounced where that hadn't been an issue initially. One of the most frequently asked questions is how can one deal with bipolar age? How to Get Through a Bipolar Disorder ‘Nervous Breakdown’. He has threatened suicide.”. Because he took on this ugly edge suddenly that was so not him. They can't hold down a steady job, and their relationships with friends and family are destructive at best. And those are hard to distinguish because, for instance, when somebody is high on cocaine they can be manic, and when they crash down from the high on cocaine they could be depressed. My BIPOLAR didn’t care. Could you act in a more constructive way? This is usually the first sign of depression. But I have taught myself that I am in there, too! Many nights at 3 a.m. I’d sit staring out the window, watching the snowflakes fall around the porch light, thinking about how I could end my bipolar life. I think that the depth of the depression seemed to get worse. I find that interesting, because my mother was bipolar and she also didn't have the stereotypical highs. Thank you for your writing and work. Dont wait to see if they will get better without treatment. Did the treatment help, or did it make things worse? Is this common?”. And I had to work really hard at overcoming my own personal hang-ups and, quite frankly, my embarrassment about admitting that my husband had mental illness. Bipolar rage is a serious mental health condition and needs appropriate intervention. The personality traits of entrepreneurs and those with bipolar frequently overlap; experts say embracing both strengths and vulnerabilities is key to success. The key to the health and reduction of symptoms and harm reduction in someone who is bipolar is full understanding of the early phases of the illness. Wow. Bipolar disorder causes alterations in mood, leading to depressive and manic or hypomanic episodes. We need to eliminate the stigma. You are helping so many. The good news is that most people with bipolar disorder can stabilize their moods with proper treatment, medication, and support. Also, for instance, if somebody is getting a bipolar illness and life crisis and they're being treated with analytical psychotherapy or psychiatric analysis, that can destabilize the patient and may even lead to hospitalization. Emotional breakdown can present itself in the form of crises when you have reached peak stress in your life. Well, what about managing stress? Well, is Rebecca's story kind of typical? Don't isolate yourself. I would probably want to know more of what is happening. Well, Rebecca, let's start with you. And bipolar disorder is a hereditary chronic illness. Their high functioning side kicks in enough to assert their independence. But this is when it's already typically too late. I want to thank my guests and you, the audience, for joining us. At first I went into this crisis management mode, but I think of it as “caregiver's bipolar disorder.” I attached my mental well-being to his, in that when things were going well and it felt like we were on the upswing, I became so elated, and I thought, Oh, finally we have solved this problem and now we can get on with our lives. You might be patient with somebody who is depressed, but then you have to be fairly forceful with somebody who is manic. Eli Lilly Reintegration Achievement Award. So it actually takes a while, and you need to have a specialist in dual diagnosis to be able to differentiate what's what. Okay. People kind of still feel okay, but they may not be as careful grooming themselves or seeing their friends and kind of don't feel like doing things that they like. Yes. Well, Rebecca, how did you cope with all the changes in your husband and in your life? The second thing that may impact the ability of a person with bipolar disorder to have relationships is routine. ... I’m glad to know that I’m not the only one who deals with these depressive downswings. I wouldn't say communication is everything, but it’s close to everything. It's not easy, because some of the stress is avoidable and some of the stress is not avoidable. A nervous breakdown occurs when a person is no longer able to function normally, even doing small things like chores or personal hygiene. Found it very helpful. What happened once he began treatment for depression? Because he struck upon something that really resonated with me. I wanted to cover some more myths about bipolar disorder that society perpetuates. And I almost never knew from one week to the next who he was going to be. Once he received his diagnosis, did he begin a different medication regimen? When John's sense of humor became kind of ugly or juvenile or sarcastic, I knew something was wrong. We had a contract so that we said, “You know, John, if I say things are bad, that's the final word because I'm a more reliable reporter about this than you are.” And that really helped us a lot, because then he knew not to fight me when I indicated that things needed to be attended to more carefully. I deal with anxiety when I think about the future, and ask myself questions such as, "What if my bipolar treatment stops working?" This article is a must needed reminder to not let the illness define me. Two of the times that John went into the hospital he knew that he needed help, and he initiated it and it worked well. Help right away an indication of a few ways to understand and deal with person. 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