Health of the Nation Outcome Score (HoNOS)
HoNOS is a way of measuring how well you are doing in your treatment and recovery. It is known as an 'outcome tool'.
See Health of the Nation Outcome Score.
Hypomania shares symptoms and characteristics with the mania aspects of bi-polar disorder but to a less severe degree. Hypomanic episodes do not result in hospitalisation unless they move into being defined as manic episodes, which have a more marked effect on social functioning and relationships with those around the sufferer.