Patient & Family Resource Center

Bipolar Disorder: Getting and Staying Well. A free educational program exclusively for patients, families, and friends

9:15 to 10 am



10:00-10:10 am

Welcome and Introduction:
John A. Fromson, MD and George Handran, Esq, Trustee,
Sidney R. Baer Jr., Foundation


10:10-10:40 am

Overview of Bipolar Disorder:
Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD


10:40-10:55 am

Questions & Answers

10:55-11:25 am

Bipolar Depression: Pharmacotherapy
Michael E. Henry, MD


11:25-11:40 am

Questions & Answers


11:40-11:55 pm

New Horizons in Research at the BCRP


11:55-12:45 pm



12:45-1:30 pm

Patient & Family Panel

1:30-1:45 pm

Questions & Answers


1:45-2:15 pm

Psychotherapy for Anxiety in Bipolar Disorder
Kristen Ellard, PhD


2:15-2:30 pm

Questions & Answers


2:30-3:00 pm

Getting to Wellness
Louisa Sylvia, PhD


3:00-3:15 pm

Questions & Answers


3:15 pm

Program Adjourns