How do varying levels of participation in selecting self-management interventions (ranging
from no input into the selection to selection based on need or preference) affect health
risks and physical and mental health over time in family caregivers of persons with bipolar
disorder? Caregivers will be randomized to: 1) a control group (no intervention); 2)
education (usual care); 3) self-management intervention based on need (SM-need); or 4)
self-management intervention of their preference (SM-preference).