Results of impact of bipolar


Work Life

Often people with bipolar I disorder find that their work life is hindered.1 Almost half of participants (45%) in the study lost their job because of their bipolar I disorder and more than half (55%) chose not to tell their employer or manager about their diagnosis.2

People that lost a job as a result of bipolar I disorder

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Who people with bipolar I disorder have told about their diagnosis

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References

  1. National Institute of Mental Health. Bipolar Disorder 2009. Available at: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/bipolar-disorder/nimh-bipolar-adults.pdf. Accessed August 2012.
  2. IMPACT of Bipolar Study 2012 (data on file)
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