Psychology Order and Treatments
3 pages (750 words)
Bipolar 1 disorder is characterized by hyper manic-depression swing syndrome (Pevin & Shulman, 1983). Patient is noted to be extremely euphoric and would emotionally decline to extreme despair. When euphoric, he may be indestructible in all of his relations and have good sense of self-esteem, very talkative, have flight of grandiose ideas, hyperactive that patient has reduced hours of sleep, and is easily distracted (Pevin & Shulman, 1983).