Table of contents for The bipolar handbook for children, teens, and families : real-life questions with up-to-date answers / Wes Burgess.

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Introduction ix
Chapter 1. What Is Bipolar Disorder in Children? 1
Chapter 2. Make Sure Your Child Gets the Correct Diagnosis 14
Chapter 3. How to Find the Right Doctor for Your Child 44
Chapter 4. A Healthy Lifestyle Can Improve Your Child's Bipolar Disorder 58
Chapter 5. Medical Treatment Can Help Your Bipolar Child 99
Chapter 6. Psychotherapy Is Important for Your Child's Bipolar Disorder 146
Chapter 7. Practical Strategies for parenting Your Bipolar Child 167
Chapter 8. Understand How Your Bipolar Child Thinks 189
Chapter 9. Helping Your Bipolar Child Succeed in School 202
Chapter 10. Teens Talk About Bipolar Disorder 210
Chapter 11. Crisis Management for Your Child and Your Family 230
Chapter 12. Resources: Using the Internet to Fight Bipolar Disorder 251
Appendix 1: The American Psychiatric Association's Official Diagnostic Criteria 
for Bipolar Disorder 265
Appendix 2: The National Institute of Mental Health's Symptoms of Mania, General 
Depression, and Psychosis 267
Index 269

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Manic-depressive illness in children -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Manic-depressive illness in adolescence -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.