Articles related to childhood bipolar disorder
Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder in Children - About.com
The Bipolar Child by Demitri Papolos, MD, and Janice Papolos is an excellent resource for parents who have children with bipolar disorder. Below is an excerpt ...
Childhood Onset Bipolar Disorder – Beyond Obscurity
Childhood onset bipolar disorder (COBPD) -- also known as early onset bipolar disorder or pediatric bipolar disorder -- has gone from obscurity to fame.
Could My Child Have Bipolar Disorder - About.com
A mother in our forums, who has bipolar disorder herself, shared, “My four year- old is extremely angry these days. He flies off the handle for no apparent reason.
Diagnosing a Child with Bipolar Disorder - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... Distinguishing between normal behaviors as well as those that may indicate bipolar disorder instead of another mental illness in your ...
Challenges in Diagnosing Bipolar Disorder in Children
This article outlines the several issues that make diagnosing childhood bipolar disorder especially challenging.
Diagnosing a Child with Bipolar Disorder – Diagnosing a Child ...
Feb 7, 2013 ... When a doctor suspects a child may have bipolar disorder, he or she will likely turn to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ...
Diagnosis of Early Onset Bipolar Disorder - About.com
Early onset bipolar disorder manifests in very different behavior patterns. To further complicate the issue, these symptoms are very similar to other childhood ...
Diagnosing a Child with Bipolar Disorder - Emphasizing Irritability
Feb 7, 2013 ... One approach doctors use for diagnosing your child with bipolar disorder by emphasizing irritability - persistent and severe irritability.
The Bipolar Child - Controversy and Reality of ... - Bipolar Disorder
In 1999, Broadway Books released “The Bipolar Child” by Demitri Papolos, M.D. and Janice Papolos. Many parents, like me, were thrilled feeling for the first time ...
Will My Child Inherit My Bipolar Disorder? - About.com
Sep 12, 2009 ... If you have bipolar disorder and are considering having children, one of the questions you are probably asking yourself is whether you would ...