How psychiatric assessment works

Professor Guy Goodwin explains how Mental Health Act assessments are carried out. Read more

Bipolar and DVLA

If you have a bipolar diagnosis, whilst it may not affect your ability to drive, you must tell the DVLA. We discuss the regulations here. Read more

Bipolar UK welcomes the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act

Bipolar UK cautiously welcomes the Modernising the Mental Health Act – final report from the independent review published on Thursday 6th December 2018. Read more

Advice on mental health and travelling overseas

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office have issued guidance and a checklist useful for bipolar travellers Read more