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Bipolar disorder is characterized by intense and swift mood changes that can make everyday life a challenge. There are multiple types of bipolar disorder (formerly called manic-depressive), and each are characterized by their levels of ups and downs as well as the length of symptoms.

If you believe you have bipolar disorder, the time to seek help is now. Whether you are located in downtown San Mateo, the suburbs of San Mateo, other nearby places such as San Bruno, Daly City, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

When it comes to bipolar disorder, there are two classes of symptoms, mania and depression, that alternate for specific episodes. These cause feelings of highs and lows.

  • Mania: restlessness, overconfidence, having loads of energy, feeling extremely happy, feeling like your thoughts are racing.
  • Depression: sadness, hopelessness, fatigue, being unable to concentrate, decreased interest in daily activities or relationships.

You may not experience these exact symptoms, as bipolar disorder symptoms can vary greatly from individual to individual. Less severe symptoms are often caused by Cyclothymic disorder, which is related to bipolar disorder.

If you’d like to know more about bipolar disorder symptoms, this article details differences between manic and depressive episodes. If you think you may be suffering from bipolar disorder, the best thing you can do is seek help from a therapist.

Seek Bipolar Disorder Therapy Today!

The sooner you seek treatment for bipolar disorder, the sooner you can begin to understand and cope with your mood swings. And Mental Health Match can help you get started by quickly matching you with a professional therapist. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

San Mateo, CA Bipolar Disorder Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Eric van der Voort
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Work to find ways you can better manage stress and painful feelings, examine and challenge your unhelpful thinking, explore new ways of interacting with yourself and others, and journey toward pursuing more pleasure in your life!


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Work to find ways you can better manage stress and painful feelings, examine and challenge your unhelpful thinking, explore new ways of interacting with yourself and others, and journey toward pursuing more pleasure in your life!

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Active, collaborative, empowering, kink-affirming, and evidence-based. I draw primarily from CBT, Motivational Interviewing, ACT, DBT, psychodynamic, humanistic, and sex therapy models when conceptualizing and treating clients.

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Christina Khouie
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Work together to help you achieve your goals and ultimately enhance your quality of life.


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Work together to help you achieve your goals and ultimately enhance your quality of life.

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I utilize a direct yet compassionate solution focused manner with my clients. I utilize evidence based modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy.

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Dr. Anissa York
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engage in a thorough clinical assessment that gathers information related to your identity, history, and relationships. This will help guide our work, increase understanding of patterns, find new ways of functioning, and build on coping strategies.


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engage in a thorough clinical assessment that gathers information related to your identity, history, and relationships. This will help guide our work, increase understanding of patterns, find new ways of functioning, and build on coping strategies.

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My work is rooted in evidence-based treatment and is led by respect, collaboration, empowerment, and relational connection. I have an identity-honoring approach that seeks to decrease tough emotional experiences while addressing current challenges.

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Discover your resources through exploring both past and present. We will discuss ways to improve your quality of life and develop your strengths.


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Discover your resources through exploring both past and present. We will discuss ways to improve your quality of life and develop your strengths.

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My approach is based in depth psychology, which uses insight and awareness to bring about lasting change. I integrate other techniques where appropriate in order to best support you in reaching your goals.

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Jennifer Hyatt
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develop a personalized approach wherein we will explore and discover new tools, grow, and learn how to cope with life difficulties.


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develop a personalized approach wherein we will explore and discover new tools, grow, and learn how to cope with life difficulties.

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I meet you where you are and walk beside you by bringing together the power of mind and body. As a result you will learn to recognize how thinking, feeling, and doing are interconnected and develop skills towards a balanced and intentional life.

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