Bipolar Disorder

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    Taxonomy Code: YF-5000.5050-100

    A disorder that is marked by episodes of psychotic depression, excessive well-being or mixed episodes alternating with longer periods of relative normalcy. Manic episodes are characterized by elevated, expansive or irritable moods which are accompanied by hyperactivity, pressure of speech, flight of ideas, inflated self-esteem, decreased need for sleep, distractibility and excessive involvement in activities that have a high potential for painful consequences, which is not recognized. The depressive episodes are characterized by loss of interest or pleasure in all or almost all usual activities and pastimes, appetite disturbance, change in weight, sleep disturbance, psychomotor agitation or retardation, decreased energy, feelings of worthlessness or guilt, difficulty concentrating or thinking and thoughts of death or suicide or suicide attempts. During mixed episodes, the individual experiences rapidly alternating moods of sadness, irritability and euphoria.

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    ADULT INPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICESOperates a 27 bed unit for adults and geriatric patients with psychiatric and behavioral problems. These include anxiety and panic disorders, depression, manic depressive illness, schizophrenia, and eating disorders that require 24 hour nursing care and supervision. Weekly group meetings provide education and support for family members during the hospitalization period.SuffolkADULT INPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICESJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    FRIENDSHIP NETWORKHelps to alleviate the feelings of isolation and loneliness that people feel due to their illness by providing an opportunity for adults suffering from schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, depression or other personality or mood disorders to develop friendships and social skills. Referral required.NassauFRIENDSHIP NETWORKNATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR THE MENTALLY ILL-QUEENS/NASSAU
    GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY INPATIENT SERVICEProvides inpatient care for the elderly with dementia, depression, and psychosis. Services offered include: Pharmacotherapy, group therapy, family therapy and milieu therapy. Call for more information.GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY INPATIENT SERVICETHE ZUCKER HILLSIDE HOSPITAL

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