May 18, 2023

"Living Well with Bipolar Disorder" featured on Michigan Medicine Health Lab Blog

Sarah Sperry, Ph.D., expands on how we look at wellness: "Health is more than the absence of disease" 

Screen capture from the "Living Well with Bipolar Disorder" webinar

In February 2023, the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program hosted a webinar "Living Well with Bipolar Disorder" that explored how wellness is defined when living with bipolar disorder, how research and clinics measure wellness, and wellness tactics from lived experience experts. The webinar featured Prechter Program Director, Melvin McInnis, M.D., Associate Director, Sarah Sperry, Ph.D., and four individuals part of the Prechter Program Learning Health System patient, family, and participant group.

If you missed the live webinar, Prechter Program staff member Rachel Bresnahan wrote about the webinar and the rich discussions on the Michigan Medicine Health Lab blog. The Health Lab is Michigan Medicine's daily online publication featuring news and stories about the future of healthcare. Read the article here!