Researchers identify genes linked to stress, bipolar

Genetic alterations that can be modulated by stress have been identified in children at high risk for bipolar disorder, according to a recently published study by researchers at McGovern Medical School.

Research spotlights caregivers of bipolar patients

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) researchers are studying how strategies, such as group psychoeducation or mobile health technology, can help improve the well-being of those who care for bipolar patients.

Psychiatry hosts World Bipolar Day program

Recent innovations in treatment including medications and therapies will be presented at a World Bipolar Day event sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.