Psychological Science Agenda

A publication of the Science Directorate
July 2006 |Vol. 20, No. 7

SCIENCE BRIEFS

Psychological Science and Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents

By Eric A. Youngstrom, PhD

Over the last ten years in the U.S., the rate of children diagnosed with bipolar disorder has gone up drastically, raising new questions and challenges for treatment.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN