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
    Because treating a child with heavy medication has far-reaching implications, parents wonder whether using psychiatric drugs is the best way to help their children with bipolar disorder. Sarah McQuilkin says she knew something was wrong with her adopted ...
    12/8/2012 - 8:15 am | View Link
  • The Problem with ADHD: Researchers’ Constructions and Parents’ Accounts
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