Detection and Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents

Elizabeth Weller, Joon Kang, Roomana Sheikh, Ronald Weller

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction Prevalence of Bipolarity in Children: Underdiagnosis, Overdiagnosis, Misdiagnosis Clinical Descriptions Differences Between Adult-, Adolescent- and Child-Onset Bipolar Disorder Differential Diagnosis and Comorbidity Longitudinal Course of the Disorder: Outcome Studies Diagnostic Assessment Management of Bipolar Disorder in the Youth Conclusions References.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEarly Detection and Management of Mental Disorders
Number of pages28
ISBN (Electronic)9780470010853
ISBN (Print)0470010835, 9780470010839
StatePublished - Nov 21 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • Adolescent subsyndromal bipolar disorder
  • Adult-onset bipolar disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Childhood bipolar disorder
  • Clinical rating scales
  • General Behavior Inventory
  • Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF)
  • Mood disturbance symptoms
  • Substance abuse

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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