Early Onset Bipolar Disorder

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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: 6 Apr 2015

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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: 6 Apr 2015

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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

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The terms "Early Onset Bipolar Disorder" returned 10 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Physical and sexual abuse and early-onset bipolar disorder in youths receiving outpatient services: frequent, but not specific.
 

Author(s): Tina Du Rocher Schudlich, Eric A Youngstrom, Maria Martinez, Jennifer KogosYoungstrom, Kelly Scovil, Jody Ross, Norah C Feeny, Robert L Findling

Journal: J Abnorm Child Psychol. 2015 Apr;43(3):453-63.

 

The objective of this study was to determine if physical and sexual abuse showed relationships to early-onset bipolar spectrum disorders (BPSD) consistent with findings from adult retrospective data. Participants (N = 829, M = 10.9 years old ± 3.4 SD, 60% male, 69% African ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2015

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Common and rare variant analysis in early-onset bipolar disorder vulnerability.
 

Author(s): Stéphane Jamain, Sven Cichon, Bruno Etain, Thomas W Mühleisen, Alexander Georgi, Nora Zidane, Lucie Chevallier, Jasmine Deshommes, Aude Nicolas, Annabelle Henrion, Franziska Degenhardt, Manuel Mattheisen, Lutz Priebe, Flavie Mathieu, Jean-Pierre Kahn, Chantal Henry, Anne Boland, Diana Zelenika, Ivo Gut, Simon Heath, Mark Lathrop, Wolfgang Maier, Margot Albus, Marcella Rietschel, Thomas G Schulze, Francis J McMahon, John R Kelsoe, Marian Hamshere, Nicholas Craddock, Markus M Nöthen, Frank Bellivier, Marion Leboyer

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Bipolar disorder is one of the most common and devastating psychiatric disorders whose mechanisms remain largely unknown. Despite a strong genetic contribution demonstrated by twin and adoption studies, a polygenic background influences this multifactorial and heterogeneous psychiatric ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2014

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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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The terms "Early Onset Bipolar Disorder" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The Use of Cannabis as a Predictor of Early Onset of Bipolar Disorder and Suicide Attempts.
 

Author(s): Rafaela Torres Portugal Leite, Sarah de Oliveira Nogueira, João Paulo Rodrigues do Nascimento, Laisa Soares de Lima, Taís Bastos da Nóbrega, Mariana da Silva Virgínio, Lucas Monte da Costa Moreno, Bruno Henrique Barbosa Sampaio, Fábio Gomes de Matos E Souza

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2015 ;2015():434127.

 

Introduction. Bipolar disorder (BD) implies risk of suicide. The age at onset (AAO) of BD carries prognostic significance. Substance abuse may precede the onset of BD and cannabis is the most common illicit drug used. The main goal of this study is to review the association of cannabis ...

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2015

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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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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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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Role Functioning Changes NOS
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Schizophrenia; Psychotic Disorders; Bipolar Disorder

 

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2016

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