Light and Darkness in Bipolar Disorder
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 17, Number 2, February 2019
Jim Phelps, MD
Psychiatrist and author, Corvallis, OR. Creator, psycheducation.org
Dr. Phelps has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Dr. Jim Phelps is the author of a textbook on bipolar spectrum disorders, A Spectrum Approach to Mood Disorders: Not Fully Bipolar But Not Unipolar—Practical Management (W. W. Norton & Company) as well as two self-help books on bipolar disorder. He conducted some of the early studies on dark therapy out of his private practice in Oregon, and we caught up with him to learn about this novel treatment for bipolar disorder.