ERIC Number: EJ653388
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Bipolar Disorder in Adolescence: Diagnosis and Treatment.
Wilkinson, Great Buyck; Taylor, Priscilla; Holt, Jan R.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v24 n4 p348-57 Oct 2002
Due to developmental issues and overlapping symptoms with other disorders, diagnosing bipolar disorder in adolescents is often a confusing and complex process. This article highlights diagnostic criteria, symptoms and behaviors, and the differential diagnosis process. Treatment options are also discussed. (Contains 17 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A