Management of Bipolar I Disorder through CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy): A Case Report
Saleha Bibi* and Urwah Ali
Foundation University, Rawalpindi Campus, Iran
- *Corresponding Author:
- Saleha Bibi
Foundation University Rawalpindi Campus, Iran
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: April 12, 2016; Accepted date: May 26, 2016; Published date: June 07, 2016
Citation: Bibi S, Ali U (2016) Management of Bipolar I Disorder through CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy): A Case Report. J Psychol Psychother 6:262. doi:10.4172/2161-0487.1000262
Copyright: © 2016 Bibi S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Bipolar disorder is considers a treatable medical condition marked by extreme changes in mood, thought, behavior and energy. Bipolar disorder is also known as manic depression because a person’s mood can alternate between manic state and depressive state. This study presents a case of MR. X of 57 years of age. He was brought Fouji Foundation hospital with the symptoms insomnia, distractibility, racing thoughts and poor judgement and rapid ups and down in mood. Diagnosed was made according to DSM-5. Through detail examination it was concluded that his sign and symptoms are due to his circumstances not due to any biological or neurological deficits. Client was successfully treated cognitive and behavioural therapies. The client showed significant improvement in his condition.