New dates have been announced for the Bipolar Education Group, up until November 28.
Please see our list of Edmonton Meetings for more information.
Welcome to the website of the Organization for Bipolar Affective Disorder (OBAD). To learn more about us, please click here.
Mental Health First Aid Canada teaches first aid skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or is experiencing a mental health crisis.
The Organization for Bipolar Affective Disorder (OBAD) accepts donations through CanadaHelps.org.
OBAD's expert panelists regularly answer questions submitted to us by our readers.
Click here to read Q&A's that have been already posted, or better yet, submit your own question.
The Mood Disorders Society of Canada has an excellent information pamphlet about bipolar disorder which we can highly recommend. After clicking the above link, scroll down to the section on Bipolar Disorder and click the English or French PDF link to read it.
The National Institude of Mental Health has a page describing some of the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder, which may also prove helpful to you.
Peer support meetings can be an essential tool in living with a mood disorder, and can provide meaningful encouragement for those experiencing suffering.
OBAD is proud to facilitate peer support meetings in Calgary, as well as maintain an online list of meetings available in Alberta. Click for meetings in Calgary, or Alberta Meetings.