Bipolar Disorder (Manic-Depressive Illness)
Visit the links below to learn more about bipolar disorder:
An easy-to-read booklet from the National Institute of Mental Health with a personal story of bipolar disorder - includes a checklist of symptoms and tips on getting help.
Information on bipolar disorder from the National Institute of Mental Health.
A fact sheet from the National Institute of Mental Health that describes the symptoms and treatments of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents.
Links that discuss medication types and families, drug therapy, combinations of meds, side effects, managing bipolar disorder meds, and more.