Dr.Sadaqat Ali talks about Bipolar Disorder


Bipolar Disorder is a disorder of the genius people and only creative, intelligent and extra ordinary people who are 5 percent in our society experience it. 


In this video Dr Sadaqat Ali speaks about bipolar disorder. There is another video on the same topic titled as Stress management. Dr Sadaqat Ali is a renowned addiction psychiatrist and project director of Willing Ways Pakistan 

Bipolar is a common and well-known psychiatric disorder. In this video Dr Sadaqat Ali guides how we can observe it in ourselves, others and then manage it. He gave simple, easy and practical suggestions to administer it. He highlighted its common symptoms which are easily observable in our society. It is a mood disorder in which patient experience mood swings, irritability, relationship problems and paranoia, thought problems those are beyond reality. Dr. Sadaqat Ali also indicated that it is a disorder of the genius people and only creative, intelligent and extra ordinary people who are 5 percent in our society experience it. He emphasized the fact that brain is very sensitive and hence should be cared sensitively. Specifically intelligent people should take more care of it. Parents who have intelligent and high achiever children need to be vigilant. He suggested that taking enough sleep is of vital importance. 7-9 hours sleep is suggested for good mental health. They should develop the skills of managing stress, doing proper exercise and work planning. They should not be workaholic, workaholics don’t enjoy long life. Gym exercise would not be more than 20 minutes. Sugar salt, tea and coffee intake should be reduced. To enhance your knowledge please view the following video ‘titled as Stress management and depression

Dr. Sadaqat Ali , a graduate from Dow Medical College, Karachi is a renowned professional in the field of addiction psychiatry. He has a background of getting trained at “HAZELDEN” and “Vital Smarts”, USA. Dr. Sadaqat Ali is the Project Director of Willing Ways Pakistan, and Sadaqat Clinic (pvt.) Limited. He is a sought after speaker who promotes new scientific solutions for persistent and profound problems. Dr. Sadaqat’s name was included in the international Who’s Who directory of professionals which was the first ever distinction of any Pakistani doctor. The print and electronic media have interviewed him extensively. He appears frequently on national TV channels expressing his views on drug addiction, alcoholism, compulsive gambling, suicide prevention and home runaways. He loves to train people on how to intervene if a family member indulges in self-destructive behaviors. He is running a number of national facilities. Willing ways for outdoor and Sadaqat Clinic for indoor treatment of addiction and alcoholism.

Willing Ways Pakistan is an accredited center of excellence in the field of drug treatment and counseling. We have a history, while we started our operations in 1979 when Pakistan was suddenly hard hit by heroin epidemic. We bravely took the responsibility of making public aware that addiction is very much treatable at any stage and today we stand proud being the trusted leaders in the field of addiction treatment. We have our clientele not only in Pakistan but across the borders as well including UK, USA, Middle East and Europe.

At Willing Ways Pakistan the clients are treated scientifically – the secret of our long lasting standing in the field of addiction and counseling. We keep our team and our program up to date with the latest advancements while helping our clients through extensive, specialized and client centered treatment program. These programs are not only patient focused but an extensive work is done with family through what we call counseling for change. The major purpose of this program is to bring peace and serenity in the lives of those who have been suffering in silence, because of a family member’s addictive behavior. We equip families with a set of vital behaviors to produce results.

The programs are uniquely tailored to meet the needs of the patient which eventually help them reach their ultimate goal of a serene life. Our organization comprises of a highly competent team that holds striking credentials and is not only well trained but also carries extensive know – how. We are a unique team of clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, Addiction counselors and Medical specialists involved in research and education, and who collaborate with each other within the institute to ensure our clients receive the best possible care.

We are leading the battle to conquer the disease in all of its forms through cutting-edge research and innovative approaches. Our mission is to prevent, treat and manage addiction for a world free of this illness and its complications.