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The website Psychosis-bipolar.com is intended to give you orientation in a very comprehensive manner – relative to life with psychoses and bipolar disorders, paths to recovery and important help. It is aimed at people with incipient, first-time and repeated affliction with psychosis, as well as at relatives and professionals.
Psychotic states alter the way in which we perceive and process reality. They can primarily influence sensory perceptions and thought – so-called schizophrenic or cognitive psychoses – or occur in connection with great mood swings – so-called bipolar disorders or affective psychoses. However, many conclusions apply across-the-board. Where necessary, distinctions are made between the disorders.
With the website Psychosis-bipolar.com we would like to strengthen the competence of all persons involved: for persons afflicted, so that you will become experts in your disorder and take part actively, responsibly and on an equal footing in the decision-making; for relatives, so that you can advise better and at the same time pay attention to yourselves and for professionals, so that you can have an open ear to subjective experience and as far as possible collaboration on an equal footing.
In the course of the next few months Psychosis-bipolar.com will be further developed. In the course of this, persons afflicted, relatives and professionals will again work together. You can contribute to the improvement of Psychosis-bipolar.com by notifying us of your opinion. Please send your feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The contents and their conception have been worked out by persons afflicted, relatives and professionals. The website cannot and does not wish to replace therapy; it wishes to pave the way to this and give orientation. Enjoy our website.
AstraZeneca has made available the domain “www.psychosis-bipolar.com” and in addition given financial support to the implementation of Psychosis-bipolar.com. We thank them for this. The content of Psychosis-bipolar.com was conceived solely by the employees indicated in the website credits under “Persons responsible for the scientific contents”; accordingly, there was no cooperation with AstraZeneca as regards the contents of Psychosis-bipolar.com.