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Mania Test

mania Test
Mania Test

Do you feel highly energetic and active for over a week? Are you unable to sleep yet feel like you can do anything? Use this scientific tool to better decide whether you should see a mental health specialist for the diagnosis and treatment of Mania.

Learn More About Mania

Mania, or manic episodes, is a psychological and behavioral disorder. It is a mood episode commonly observed in people suffering from Bipolar Disorder.

This is a mental and emotional state where the sufferer experiences excessively high levels of moods, energy, arousal and emotions. During a manic episode, you may experience elevated mood, hyperactivity, unreasonable euphoria, hallucinations & delusions.

Common symptoms of this disorder include being extremely happy or irritable, high levels of energy, rapid speech, racing thoughts, distractibility, being highly talkative, abnormal behavior and making impulsive decisions. A manic person may have rapidly changing moods & emotions, reduced need for sleep, extreme focus on goals and become a workaholic. They can also have inflated self-esteem & engage in high risk behaviors.

Although similar, This is different from hypomania based on the severity of symptoms. A manic episode may last for up to a week and may seriously impair a person’s ability to function in daily life. It is a diagnostic criteria for bipolar I disorder.

Instructions:

A list of questions is given below that relate to life experiences common among people who have mania. Please read each question carefully, and indicate how often you have experienced the same or similar challenges in the past 7 days.

Approx time – 8 minutes
No. of questions – 15