Have you ever wondered if your teen might have bipolar disorder? In general teens often might be more prone to emotional outbursts due to changing hormones. However, if your teen has started acting out in a way that is dangerous, they might have bipolar disorder.
Here at Reboot, we have a variety of methods to help you and your teen treat and cope with bipolar disorder. Below are a few of the signs to watch out for if your teen has been acting impulsive and erratic.
Common Symptoms Of Bipolar Disorder
There are many ways that someone with bipolar disorder may begin to show the symptoms of their illness. This mood disorder may present with more manic or depressive episodes, but it varies from person to person. If your teen might have bipolar disorder it is imperative that you get them diagnosed so they can begin therapy and treatment.
Here are a few of the most common signs of bipolar disorder:
- Your teen partakes in impulsive behaviors
- They have a short fuse or temper
- Inability to focus
- They might lose interest in their hobbies
- Suddenly they feel very depressed or overwhelmed
While there can be many scary warning signs of bipolar disorder, it is definitely treatable. Once your teen has been diagnosed, you will want to work with their psychiatrist and therapist to develop a treatment plan. Here at Reboot, this mood disorder is one of many that we are well equipped to treat.
You can learn more about each condition we treat here. Give our team a call today to set up your first appointment.
How Can Reboot Help Your Teen With Bipolar Disorder?
We provide numerous services to our clients on an individual level. We believe in treating our patients according to their unique set of needs. A few of our treatment methods include brain mapping, EMDR, talk therapy, and neurofeedback.
If your teen is bipolar, or has another mood disorder, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team today with any questions. We look forward to working with your family.