Compensatory Control During COVID-19, Isolation due to Bipolar Disorder and Coronavirus



In this week’s newspaper round up of mental health issues, I have chosen an article on Compensatory Control during the COVID-19 outbreak, including conspiracy theories, and a man’s experience of isolation due to bipolar disorder compared and contrasted to isolation during the Coronavirus pandemic.

I am Dr Beth Colby, a psychiatrist from London. Other videos on my Talk Mental Health channel include:
10 Symptoms of Depression
10 Tips for Self Help for Depression (in 2 parts)
Treatments for Depression/What will Happen if I tell my Doctor I am Depressed?
What is Anxiety?
What is Generalised Anxiety Disorder?
Positive and Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia
Paranoia: Paranoid Schizophrenia, Persistent Delusional Disorder and Paranoid Personality Disorder
Bipolar Affective Disorder Explained
Symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
What are Panic Attacks?
What is Panic Disorder?

Mental Health Terms Explained:
Common Psychotic Disorders, Affective Disorders and Neurotic Disorders
The Mental Health Act – Sections 2 and 3

Current Mental Health Issues and News
3rd March 2020
10th March 2020
Managing COVID-19 Anxiety

‘Mini Versions’, under 2 minutes long, of my videos include:
10 Symptoms of Depression
10 Tips for Self Help for Depression
Positive and Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

Translated videos include:
Into Kurdish:
What is Anxiety?
10 Symptoms of Depression
Into Farsi:
What is Anxiety?
10 Symptoms of Depression

Later videos will include autism in girls, sleep hygiene, CBT and personality disorders.

If you would like me to do videos on any other topics, or have any questions, please write a message in the comments section.

Source: Youtube