Bipolar Disorder in Childhood and Early Adolescence

Bipolar Disorder in Childhood and Early Adolescence

by Barbara Geller
     
 

ISBN-10: 1593852932

ISBN-13: 9781593852931

Pub. Date: 01/05/2006

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.


This volume provides a state-of-the-science review of knowledge on bipolar disorder in children, covering all aspects of theory and research. Leading clinical researchers address such topics as epidemiology, diagnosis and assessment, comorbidity, and outcomes. Compelling findings are presented on the neurobiological and genetic bases of the disorder. Throughout,…  See more details below

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This volume provides a state-of-the-science review of knowledge on bipolar disorder in children, covering all aspects of theory and research. Leading clinical researchers address such topics as epidemiology, diagnosis and assessment, comorbidity, and outcomes. Compelling findings are presented on the neurobiological and genetic bases of the disorder. Throughout, contributors identify promising directions for further investigation while weighing in on key methodological questions and areas of controversy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593852931
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/05/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction, Melissa P. DelBello, David Axelson, and Barbara Geller
1. Bipolar Disorder in Adolescents: Epidemiology and Suicidal Behavior, Peter M. Lewinsohn, John R. Seeley, and Daniel N. Klein
2. Phenomenology and Longitudinal Course of Children with a Prepubertal and Early Adolescent Bipolar Disorder Phenotype, Barbara Geller, James L. Craney, Kristine Bolhofner, Melissa P. DelBello, David Axelson, Joan Luby, Marlene Williams, Betsy Zimerman, Michael J. Nickelsburg, Jeanne Frazier, and Linda Beringer
3. Bipolar Disorder in Children with Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Sandra DeJong and Jean A. Frazier
4. Bipolar Disorder and Comorbid Disorders: The Case for a Dimensional Nosology, Demitri F. Papolos
5. Offspring Studies in Child and Early Adolescent Bipolar Disorder, Kiki Chang and Hans Steiner
6. The Role of NMDA Receptor Hypofunction in Idiopathic Psychotic Disorders, Nuri B. Farber and John W. Newcomer
7. Neuroimaging in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder, Melissa P. DelBello and Robert A. Kowatch
8. Affective Neuroscience and the Pathophysiology of Bipolar Disorder, Robinder K. Bhangoo, Christen M. Deveney, and Ellen Leibenluft
9. The Immune System and Bipolar Affective Disorder, Ohel Soto and Tanya K. Murphy
10. Sleep and Other Biological Rhythms, Uma Rao
11. The Genetics of Bipolar Disorder, Judith A. Badner
12. The Pharmacological Treatment of Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder, Neal D. Ryan
13. Psychotherapy for Children with Bipolar Disorder, Jill S. Goldberg-Arnold and Mary A. Fristad
14. Family Interventions for Early-Onset Bipolar Disorder, Mary A. Fristad and Jill S. Goldberg-Arnold
15. Internet Support for Parents of Children with Early-Onset Bipolar Disorder, Martha Hellander, Dory P. Sisson, and Mary A. Fristad

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