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Dec 05, 2017

Panic Heart Attack Symptoms

Panic heart attack symptoms

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Dec 05, 2017

My Therapy Practice

Information about my therapy practice

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Dec 01, 2017

Bipolar Disorder Types

Bipolar Disorder Types

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Nov 27, 2017

Childhood Anxiety Treatment and Child Bipolar Disorder Treatment

Childhood Anxiety treatment and child bipolar disorder and treatment explained by a North Carolina therapist

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Jul 16, 2017

Bipolar Disorder and Creativity

Bipolar disorder and creativity

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Jul 11, 2017

bipolar disorder therapy

Bipolar disorder therapy can be tremendously helpful

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Jul 11, 2017

Bipolar Adolescent : Parenting Tips and Information about Treatment

Bipolar adolescent treatment is described

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Jun 14, 2017

children of bipolar parents

Children of bipolar parents the positive side.

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Dec 19, 2016

My sister was diagnosed with bipolar. They say it's genetic, does that mean that I can develop it? I'm 32 years old. Do my children have a chance of developing it too?

My sister was diagnosed bipolar 1 after the birth of her child. I had never heard of bipolar before this. Now I fear that myself or my children can develop

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Dec 19, 2016

Little girl in the closet

I met and fell deeply in love with a woman who suffers from BPD. I did not know this at the start of our relationship, however I learned along the way

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Dec 19, 2016

Am I a bipolar teen?

I am either depressed or bipolar, I tend to think nothing of myself. My family and friends say I am both smart and beautiful but everyday I feel like a

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Dec 19, 2016

Why can't I simply "try"?

My child has bi-polar. My husband's child has bi-polar. My sister's niece has bi-polar. My moms grand-daughter has bi-polar. My daughters teacher has

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Dec 19, 2016

Difficulties with my bipolar daughter

Hi, I have a daughter 17 years old that struggles with bipolar disorder. On top of that she has a lot of problems to interact with other teenagers, lack

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Dec 19, 2016

Mom-the "soft target"

I have a 13 year old son that was diagnosed bipolar in first grade. His father is bipolar, and for 4 years has been struggling with his addictions. We

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Dec 14, 2016

Anger management in children with bipolar disorder and mood disorders

A page which describes anger management in children with bipolar or mood disorders

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May 11, 2016

Early warning signs of BD in 2 yr old

I am an early childhood educator and one of my students is showing some bipolar warning signs. She is almost 2 years old. She often has EXTREME difficulty

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Mar 13, 2015

Bipolar Disorder Symptoms in Children

A therapist describes bipolar disorder symptoms in children and toddlers

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Feb 12, 2015


How to deal with anger, bipolar child, parenting, discipline

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Nov 13, 2014

ADHD and Parenting

ADHD and Parenting expert Kaye Marner

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Oct 05, 2014

Bipolar disorder self injury

Discussion of bipolar disorder self injury in children and teens

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Apr 15, 2014

CBT approach to panic disorder

CBT approach to panic disorder in children and adolescents is explained

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Jan 21, 2014

social anxiety in teenagers

Social Anxiety in Teenagers: Symptoms Advice and Treatment

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Oct 23, 2013

Bipolar Disorder and Alcoholism

Bipolar Disorder and Alcoholism information for people suffering

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Oct 08, 2013


bipolar medications commonly used for children

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Oct 08, 2013

Bipolar Disorder in Children

The diagnosis of bipolar disorder In children

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Oct 08, 2013

Autism or Bipolar Child Disorder

Autism or Bipolar Child Disorder which is it

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Oct 08, 2013

Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis

Description of bipolar disorder diagnosis: what is bipolar disorder

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Jul 15, 2013

anxiety disorder in children

anxiety disorder in children: everything you need to know

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Mar 21, 2013

Bipolar and adhd

Helps parents to understand the relationship between bipolar and adhd

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Mar 14, 2013

Signs of Depression in Men are Different

Page that describes how signs of depression in men are different

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Mar 11, 2013

12 yr old son unable to go to school social anxiety obsessive need to fish/hunt..

My 12 yr old son is unable to attend school and do school work at home, suffers from mood disorder and social anxiety. He is gifted academically, excelled

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Mar 08, 2013

Child Depression Treatment

Child depression treatment everything you wanted to know

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Jan 19, 2013

The cause for anxiety disorder

Cause for Anxiety Disorder

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Jan 19, 2013

School Refusal Anxiety

School Refusal Anxiety

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Jan 19, 2013

Daughter doesn't want to go to school

My 8 year old daughter has progressively gotten worse over the past month. She doesn't want to go to school, she says she has a stomach ache and feels

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Jan 16, 2013

Missing Me Too Much so She is unable To Sleep

My 4 year old is refusing to go to sleep at night because she says that she misses me too much and never gets to see me. She is only sleeping about 8 hours

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Jan 16, 2013

Is it anxiety or another mental disorder?

Hello, My daughter is 8 and is seeing a therapist now for anxiety. She was fine all summer but the moment school started she complained of a stomach

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Nov 08, 2012

Childhood Depression Symptom or Bad Behavior

Why a childhood depression symptom can be confused with bad behavior

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Aug 05, 2012

Questions about bipolar teen

This is a continuation of a previous question I sent you, Kristen. I was thinking last night. When do you know if the therapy your child is going to

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Aug 05, 2012

our 1st visit with doctor says children dont get diagnosed with BP

My name is P I am married with a great husband and 2 amazing kids L who is 13 and a son X who is 9. I'm not sure where to begin. X was an amazing

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Aug 05, 2012

3.5 year old possibly bipolar?

My son is 3.5 years old and has so much anger in him for apparently no reason. The smallest things make him angry. He also has anxiety issues, about being

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Aug 05, 2012

Mad Girl

The year of madness started out in October 2010. It pretty much spiraled from there. I started getting depressed in the 5th grade. I didn't really know

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Aug 05, 2012

Could it be bipolar?

I have a 4 year old son who is displaying really odd behavior. He is a wonderful boy, he is very smart, he is creative, and he amazes me every day with

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Aug 05, 2012

a very temperamental toddler

My daughter is 3 yrs old and has these very bad tantrums. Only thing is she has been having these tantrums since she was at least 1yrs old and at that

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Aug 05, 2012

Really hard work with no reward

My daughter Is now 15 and has been a very difficult child since she was a baby. Her father was bi polar and after we split up when my daughter was 6 wks

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Aug 05, 2012

Who I was...who I am today...the good the bad the ugly...

13 years ago I was a driven 35 year old on the way to making my first million. Popular and happy with the entire world following behind me like a puppy

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Aug 05, 2012

Bipolar Disorder Checklist for Parents

Bipolar Disorder checklist for parents

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Aug 02, 2012

Codependency in relationships

Codependency in relationships. What is it?

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Jun 07, 2012

Causes of Test Anxiety

Causes of test anxiety explained

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