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