How Can Individuals and Families Get Help for Bipolar Disorder?

How Can Individuals and Families Get Help for Bipolar Disorder? Anyone with bipolar disorder should be under the care of a psychiatrist skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of this disease. Other mental health professionals, such as psychologists, psychiatric social workers, and psychiatric nurses, can assist in providing the person and family with additional approaches to treatment. However, they are unable to prescribe any medications that might become necessary. Help can be found at: · University or medical school-affiliated programs · Hospital departments of psychiatry · Private psychiatric offices and clinics · Health maintenance organizations (HMOs) · Offices of family physicians and internists · Public community mental health centers People with bipolar disorder may need help to get help. Often …

Dieting for the Right Reasons

Dieting for the Right Reasons When it comes to dieting, far too often we take those first steps towards weight loss bliss for what we later determine are all the wrong reasons. Ultimately however, if your reason works for you there is no truly wrong reason to diet. The trick is in finding the reason that will actually work for you. I’ve seen all kinds of excellent motivators when it comes to dieting and taking your dieting seriously. One of the more common reasons is to lose weight. This is as good of a reason as any. Some want to get back into the size 5 jeans they wore in high school while others would simply like to be able …

Nobel Peace Prize

Nobel Peace Prize The Nobel Peace Prize is a very prestigious honor that is bestowed upon certain individuals in honor of the founder, Alfred Nobel. He was an inventor with a vision that people could really make a difference in this world. He felt such individuals should be recognized for their contributions to society. He was mainly interested in contributions that would promote peace locally as well as globally. There is a very detailed process that is in place to choose the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize. It seems that critics are always quick to judge whether the individuals that win it are worthy of it. They will look for any reason to be able to stir up some …

Equity Theory And Employee Motivation

Equity Theory And Employee Motivation In business, the Equity Theory of employee motivation describes the relationship between how fairly an employee perceives he is treated and how hard he is motivated to work. Peter Drucker, an author who specialized in economics, first proposed the link between Equity Theory and employee motivation. The basic idea behind the Equity Theory is that workers, in an attempt to balance what they put in to their jobs and what they get from them, will unconsciously assign values to each of his various contributions. In addition to their time, workers contribute their experience, their qualifications, and their capability in addition to their personal strengths such as acumen and ambition. Money, of course, is the primary …