This disorder is related to the mind of the person, the mood of the person who suffers from this disorder ranges from depressive to manic high.
People suffering from this disorder experience different kinds of moods like sadness, elevated mood, anger, anxiety, apathy, mood swings etc. And also, you can easily observe many behavioural changes such as irritability, risk-taking behaviours, disorganised behaviour, aggression,agitation, crying, excess desire for sex, hyperactivity, impulsivity, restlessness, or self-harm In the person who is suffering from this disorder.
ROBERT DOWNEY JR, who was an american actor and played a very popular character of Iron man in Marvel series and he also worked well in Dolittle. He has been drug-free since July 2003 after battling drug and alcohol addiction. In December 2000, Robert’s stepmother Rosemary told author Alex Tresnlowski About the disease from which RDJ suffered .She told that RDJ had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder ” a few years ago”. The Author wrote all this in an article for People magazine, and added the condition was “the reason he has a hard time staying sober”.
When ROBERT DOWNEY JR Is suffering from this disorder, Doctors do a good medical diagnosis, “which is most important to diagnose the disease”. Then they said Manic episodes may include symptoms such as high energy, reduced need for sleep and loss of touch with reality. Depressive episodes may include symptoms such as low energy, low motivation and loss of interest in daily activities. Mood episodes last days to months at a time and may also be associated with suicidal thoughts .
This disease treatment consists of medications and therapy .Treatment is usually lifelong and often involves a combination of medications and psychotherapy. It includes different types of therapies such as Support group, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Psychoeducation, Family therapy and Psychotherapy, which help the person to recover at a faster rate. And the second type of treatment that doctor prefers is Medications which include Anticonvulsant, Antipsychotic and SSRIs . Most important is Supportive care such as Hospitalization.