Parents Struggle With Decision To Medicate Bipolar Kids

Treating a child with heavy medication has far-reaching implications.

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  • Parents struggle with decision to medicate bipolar kids
    Children as young as 6 have been diagnosed with a serious mental or emotional disorder, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. (Photo: Suzy Parker, USA TODAY) Sarah McQuilkin says she knew something was wrong with her adopted daughter when ...
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  • High Stress Levels in Parents of Adult Children with Mental Illness
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    I’ve written about why you should keep fighting the pain of depression and bipolar disorder before. This is one of my most referred to articles, actually, as I ...
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    ''Normal'' teen moodiness? or depression? Sept 2013 We have a high school freshman, a lovely, sweet 14 year old girl. She has been telling me that she ...
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    You have such a wonderful way of expressing what it is like to live with multiple mental illnesses. I think what you are doing is heroic and encouraging.
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    In my experience recovering from a manic episode takes time. It’s been four months since the peak started to wane and I’m just now able to see and feel more ...
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