There may be times when a patient faces periods of stress, unhappiness, or a sense of suicidal thoughts. The classification of mental health disorder is dependent upon the severity and length of time the patient is affected. Some mental health concerns that may be addressed in the clinic setting are: Bipolar Disorder
For this case study you are to choose one of the mental health disorders listed above, then in a 1-2 page properly formatted APA paper with an additional reference page, describe common symptoms of the disorder, identify possible causes, and types of treatments that could be used. In addition, using the Internet, locate one online or local support group that can be used as supportive information during a patient education session.