NUI Galway Study on Bipolar Disorder

HRB Clinical Research Facility, Galway Áis Taighde Chliniciúil HRB, Gaillimh A team at NUI Galway are conducting a clinical trial study on bipolar disorder. Nature of the study SCOPE-BD is a randomised controlled trial investigating if IV Scopolamine (Hyoscine) has

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Living openly with bipolar disorder

I feel so fortunate to have been a part of Aware’s webinar on Living Well with Bipolar at the beginning of March. Talking about my own experiences, hopefully in a way that resonates with even one person, helps me to

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World Bipolar Day 2021

Tuesday 30th March will mark World Bipolar Day 2021. Please see below as we highlight some resources available from Aware for anyone who experiences Bipolar Disorder, as well as their loved ones. Webinar: Living well with bipolar disorder In this hour-long webinar

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Living well with bipolar disorder

To start, how do we think about bipolar disorder? It is a severe and persistent mood disorder, which can be a confusing and scary. However it is worth remembering that we each have our own personal identity which is not defined by

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A lined sheet of paper with the words bipolar disorder on it

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition which can affect thinking, energy, feelings and behaviour. Bipolar disorder can have a profound impact on every aspect of a person’s life, affecting their relationships, family and work life.  45,000 or 1 in

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Dr. Patrick McKeon

Pat is a founding member of Aware and a Consultant Psychiatrist. He was Medical Director at St Patrick’s Hospital, Dublin and Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Trinity College Dublin and specialises in the management of depression and bipolar moods. He

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Aware Christmas Appeal Depression is a serious condition that affects individuals and families across Ireland.  No one should have to go through it alone. This Christmas, Aware is asking you to make a real difference. Donate Now Aware provides vital, free support

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Aware Christmas 5K

Register Now Christmas is a time for coming together as a family, a community and even as a country. Aware is inviting you to come together virtually to help fund our vital free services supporting people impacted by depression and

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