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Bipolar and Addiction



Substance Use Disorders

Mayo Clinic

Bipolar disorder and alcoholism:

Are they related?


Faces of Polar Disorders:

Drug & Alcohol Addiction

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

An Introduction to Bipolar Disorder

and Co-occurring

Substance Use Disorders


Mental Illness and Substance Abuse

Health Line

Bipolar Disorder and

Alcohol Use Disorder

Medical News

How does alcohol affect

bipolar disorder?

Dual Diagnosis

Dual Diagnosis

Addiction and Bipolar Disorder - 

Are they Related?

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Dual Diagnosis and Recovery

Psychiatric Advisor

Comorbid Bipolar and Substance

Abuse: A Challenge to

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Rehab Spot

Co-occurring Disorders

and Addictions

Dual Diagnosis Facility Examples

Lakeview Health

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Bipolar Disorder and Addiction

Greenhouse American

Living with Bipolar Disorder

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Bipolar Disorder &

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Bipolar Treatment Center & Rehab


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Many Locations & Options

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration



for Choosing a Facility


Mission Harbor Behavioral Health

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Friendly Rehab And Mental

Health Treatment Center

Michael's House


Cast Centers

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LGBTQ Mental Health

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30 Residential Facilities for

Adults with Psychiatric Illness

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Substance abuse and mental health services administration #1

National Directory of

Mental Health Treatment Facilities

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National Institute of Mental Health

Help for Mental Illness

Resource List

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Brain Stimulation

Differing Views & More to Learn

What is Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)?

National Allliance on Mental Illness

ECT, TMS and Other

Brain Stimulation Therapies

Mayo Clinic

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)

mha: Informed Consent for ECT

MHA, Mental Health America ( and the need to obtain informed consent before ECT:

webMD: View on ECT shares it's view of ECT: ECT addresses ECT

Hopkins Medicine: FAQ on ECT FAQ  on  ECT:

Very Well Mind

ECT is used to treat bipolar depression

TMS has not yet received FDA approveal for treating bipolar disorder 

(April 2021)

NIH: ECT STudies

National Institute of Health (NIH) scientific studies of ECT:

NIH: ECT Studies*

(*Website address may change in May 2020)


ECT: Some Patient Perspectives, Mental Health Blogger and Author, presents some patient perspectives on ECT:


Electroconvulsive Therapy

MAD IN AMERICa: rethinks ECT Rethinks the use of ECT:


Psychiatric Advanced Directives PAD pro's and con's explains why and when some sign a Psychiatric Advanced Directive (PAD) and use of PAD to express use or nonuse of ECT choice:

Harvard Health: PAD addressed PADs:

NAMI: PAD and legal rights

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) on Psychiatric Psychiatric Advanced Directives (PAD):


NAMI and legal rights of those with mental illness conditions, including Right to Treatment section:

NAMI & Legal Rights

SAMHSA: PAD Resources

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has a Practical Guide to PADs:

SAMHSA: PAD Practical Guide 

SAMHSA also offers information on Behavioral Health Advanced Directives: PAD article on PADs: STATE BY STATE on PAD

The National Resource Center on Psychiatric Advance Directives ( offers state by state information:

Download: PAD Book

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