In episode 11 of Charting a New Course, Dr. Murray Zucker, Chief Medical Officer at Happify Health dives into the topic of bipolar disorder. Dr. Zucker defines bipolar disorder, shares how bipolar disorder is diagnosed, and highlights some common warning signs that may help you recognize the symptoms. Learn what caregivers, parents, friends or loved-ones can do if they suspect someone in their life is struggling with bipolar disorder, and the best way to get help.
Murray Zucker, MD, is the chief medical officer at Happify Health. Dr. Zucker has worked as a healthcare consultant and psychiatrist for more than 20 years. He's had senior leadership roles as a medical executive in the health insurance and managed care industries. He has consulted for large hospital systems and Fortune 500 companies, as well as for large provider groups. As a healthcare expert, Dr. Zucker has appeared on the “Today” show, “Good Morning America”, “20/20”, CNN, and the LA evening news. He has also been a featured guest host on radio programs and a quoted expert in prominent media outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, and People magazine.
Brendon is vice president of Customer Success at Happify Health. Throughout his career Brendon has had the unique opportunity to work across teams, functions, and industries, with sales being the consistent through-line. For Brendon, being of service by understanding and solving complex problems for others is one of the most fulfilling and rewarding endeavors one can embark upon. It's that sense of purpose and drive that gets him out of bed in the morning and keeps him moving forward (that and trying to keep his two children, ages 5 and 3, from burning the house down).