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About Pediatric Bipolar Disorder

In About Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: A Guide For Families, The Balanced Mind Parent Network examines bipolar disorder that emerges in childhood or adolescence.

thebalancedmindfoundation.org Expert Chat with Dr. Mani Pavuluri, Author of "What Works for Bipolar Kids"

Nanci - The Balanced Mind Parent Network   
Dr. Pavuluri recently published a book for parents "What Works for Bipolar Kids" that is an excellent resource. Dr. Pavuluri, would you like to start out by telling us a little about your new book? 

Mani Pavuluri MD   
Yes I hope you like it! I wanted the book “What Works for Bipolar Kids” to be most practical, and help you with day to day struggles, in a way that you can apply for yourself, and take care of yourself as parents, as you are in it for the long haul! I want to hold your hand through this book as I talk to you! 
And it tells you about school issues, home, marriage, kids, other kids, friendships and medication and treatment and so on!  

Geared Towards:

Dr. James Hudziak on The Balanced Mind Parent Network's Flipswitch: the Bipolar and Depression Connection

Dr. James Hudziak
is a fast-paced, fact-filled weekly podcast tackling issues such as wellness, stigma, and creativity. Join co-hosts Chris, Ryan, Gopi, and Emily each week for upbeat and informative segments such as 'Quizzo', '20 Facts in 120 Seconds', 'The 'X' Affect', 'Mood Disorders in the News', as well as interviews with the experts.

Dr. Hudziak is coauthor of one of the largest genetic studies looking at risk factors in children and youth. His research efforts have involved the study of genetic factors including social behaviors, obsessive-compulsive, attention, and aggressive behavior in boys and girls. 

The Flipswitch interview with Dr. Hudziak has been transcribed below.