This page has been developed to educate and support
parents, guardians, doctors, teachers, and those who
live with childhood bipolar in their lives.

Mental Health Bipolar Information

BPParent Listserv Subscription Page

Martha's Organzation Resource List

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression

The National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities

Stanley Center for the Innovative Treatment of Bipolar Disorder

National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association

AACAP (American Academy of Child
& Adolescent Psychiatry)

Dr. Ivan's Depression Central


Martha's Book Review List

Mood Disorders in Children and Adolescents by Anne Brown

Bipolar Affective Disorder in  
Children and Adolescents

Is there a Childhood Form of
Bipolar Disorder?

Psychiatric Treatment Guidelines

Diagnostic Criteria for Bipolar

Correlation Between Bipolar Disorder and Reactive Attachment Disorder

Mood Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Medline (A Place to find current articles)

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder: A Review of the Past 10 Years.

Practice Parameters for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents With Bipolar Disorder

Depression and Other Affective Illnesses as a Cause of School Failure and Maladaptation in Learning Disabled Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults


Teacher Talk: Adolescent Mental Health Issues

Comprehensive Guide to understanding an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) - MUST READ!

How can IDEA help Bipolar Kids

What is an IEP?

What is a Section 504

Section 504/IEP Plan Software Demo


Pendulum Resource Pages

Bipolar Teens and their parents

Forgotten Kids

Bipolar Children and Teens Homepage
Parents: This is a questionnaire that may significantly assist a doctor in diagnosing bipolar. Fill it out and give a copy to your child's doctor. To access the questionnaire, click on the pad & pencil.

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