Bipolar Awareness Training

Aim of this session:

To improve the understanding of bipolar disorder and consider practical issues for staff

engaging with this client group.


  • To discuss and understand the presentation, symptoms and treatment of bipolar disorder.
  • To discuss the various ways in which service users are able to manage the illness.
  • To hear how service users experience the illness and how they use different self

management techniques.

Day session


“The entire session was fantastic. Thank you very much! I really enjoyed the focus on individuality and personal experience.” (P.P., Social Activities Coordinator)

“I found the discussions we had with the people living with bipolar outstanding…” (N.P., Assistant Support Living Manager)

For more information contact the National Learning Centre.