A person who has a very screwed up childhood presents himself for treatment without talking about the childhood and because of doomsday thoughts and ideations is pronounced bi-polar. This person in the last three years has never taken an antipsychotic medication and has been under stress that a psychotic person would never be able to handle. A deep depression lingers after the "supposed manic incident" Which should now be treated, the long ago incident or the pronounced depression being felt now?
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