Early Maladaptive Schemas among patients diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

@article{Hawke2012EarlyMS,
  title={Early Maladaptive Schemas among patients diagnosed with bipolar disorder.},
  author={Lisa D Hawke and Martin D. Provencher},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2012},
  volume={136 3},
  pages={803-11}
}
BACKGROUND Bipolar disorder is associated with a variety of cognitive features that seem to play a role in affective symptoms. Schema theory may serve as a unifying theory that would explain many of these features. This study is an exploratory investigation of schema theory's Early Maladaptive Schemas (EMSs) among individuals diagnosed with bipolar disorder. METHODS A sample of 74 participants with bipolar disorder and 99 mixed clinical controls (46 with unipolar depression and 53 with… CONTINUE READING