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1.5 CPD hours

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1 CPD hour

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1 CPD hour

Managing bipolar disorder: a video module

Module summary
Psychiatrist Professor Anthony Cleare explains the key points in managing bipolar disorder in primary care
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge on managing bipolar disorder, including issues such as:

  • Key points to look for in diagnosis
  • Rational, evidence based pharmacotherapy
  • Managing long term mood stabiliser use
  • The role of pharmacotherapy 

At the moment this module cannot be completed in Firefox or Internet Explorer but can be viewed in the Chrome browser or on the iPad. We are currently working on making video modules available on all browsers. If you don't already have Chrome, you can download it for free here

Expert speaker
Professor Anthony Cleare is a professor of psychopharmacology and affective disorders at the Institute of Psychiatry and a consultant psychiatrist at the Bethlem Royal and Maudsley Hospitals, London. This video was recorded at the Pulse Mental Health Forum in September. 
Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Sreekanth Narsupalli
Excellent refresher
Tim Morton
I thought it would be more relevant to psychiatrists than GPs
David Metson
Henry Toomey
Rachel Toft