Ivan Goldberg, M.D., on Treating Bipolar Depression
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 3, Number 6, June 2005
Topics: Bipolar Disorder
Ivan Goldberg, M.D.
Creator, Depression Central Website
Private Practice of Psychopharmacology, New York City
Dr Goldberg has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Dr. Goldberg, I know you’ve spent a lot of time thinking about and treating bipolar disorder over the years, beginning when you were a researcher at NIMH, then on the faculty of Columbia University, and most recently in your private practice and your managing of Depression Central. I was hoping we could begin by discussing some of the tricky aspects of diagnosing bipolar disorder.