Early Onset Bipolar Disorder

Common Name(s)

Early Onset Bipolar Disorder

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National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI, NAMI State Organizations and hundreds of local NAMI Affiliates advocate for access to services, treatment, supports and research and are committed to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2013

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The Balanced Mind Foundation

The Balanced Mind Foundation guides families raising children with mood disorders to the answers, support and stability they seek.

Last Updated: 18 Oct 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Early Onset Bipolar Disorder" for support, advocacy or research.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI, NAMI State Organizations and hundreds of local NAMI Affiliates advocate for access to services, treatment, supports and research and are committed to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.

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Last Updated: 29 Jan 2013

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The Balanced Mind Foundation

The Balanced Mind Foundation guides families raising children with mood disorders to the answers, support and stability they seek.

http://www.thebalancedmind.org

Last Updated: 18 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Early Onset Bipolar Disorder" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Combined diffusion tensor imaging and transverse relaxometry in early-onset bipolar disorder.
 

Author(s): Atilla Gönenç, Jean A Frazier, David J Crowley, Constance M Moore

Journal: J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2010 Dec;49(12):1260-8.

 

Transverse relaxation time (T2) imaging provides the opportunity to examine membrane fluidity, which can affect a number of cellular functions. The objective of the present work was to examine T2 abnormalities in children with unmodified DSM-IV-TR bipolar disorder (BD) in bilateral ...

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2010

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Age-related changes in the corpus callosum in early-onset bipolar disorder assessed using volumetric and cross-sectional measurements.
 

Author(s): Melissa Lopez-Larson, Janis L Breeze, David N Kennedy, Steven M Hodge, Lena Tang, Constance Moore, Anthony J Giuliano, Nikos Makris, Verne S Caviness, Jean A Frazier

Journal: Brain Imaging Behav. 2010 Dec;4(3-4):220-31.

 

Corpus callosum (CC) area abnormalities have been reported in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies of adults and youths with bipolar disorder (BPD), suggesting interhemispheric communication may be abnormal in BPD and may be present early in the course of illness and affect normal ...

Last Updated: 5 Oct 2010

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A SNAP25 promoter variant is associated with early-onset bipolar disorder and a high expression level in brain.
 

Author(s): B Etain, A Dumaine, F Mathieu, F Chevalier, C Henry, J-P Kahn, J Deshommes, F Bellivier, M Leboyer, S Jamain

Journal: Mol. Psychiatry. 2010 Jul;15(7):748-55.

 

Bipolar disorder (BD) is one of the most common and persistent psychiatric disorders. Early-onset BD has been shown to be the most severe and familial form. We recently carried out a whole-genome linkage analysis on sibpairs affected by early-onset BD and showed that the 20p12 region ...

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2010

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The terms "Early Onset Bipolar Disorder" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and early-onset bipolar disorder: two facets of one entity?
 

Author(s): Florian D Zepf

Journal: Dialogues Clin Neurosci. 2009 ;11(1):63-72.

 

Early-onset bipolar disorder (BD) and attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have recently been the subject of highly controversial debate, due to theories regarding underlying pathophysiological processes and a clinical overlap of symptoms. Epidemiological data, clinical ...

Last Updated: 12 May 2009

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Family-Focused Therapy for Youth With Early-Onset Bipolar or Psychotic Disorders
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Mood Disorders; Psychotic Disorders

 

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2014

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