Mood swings that are so extreme that they hamper the person’s personal, professional and social life could be due to Bipolar Disorder. One might find himself going through phases of sadness, low energy and pessimism on one hand but shift to states of high energy, talkativeness and too much optimism on the other hand. Such a problems becomes more severe with time and does not go away on its own.

Treatment aims at helping the person achieve greater awareness into their problems and change themselves so that they have healthier patterns of thinking.