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Help! My 2 year old daughter is very hyper, destructive, and has frequent mood swings. She has never really taken naps and does not sleep well at all.
Sometimes when I don't give my 21 month old son something he wants. He gets angry, cries and then he will start to hit himself in the face and head. Most
Lola's Story My 3-yr-old niece exhibits signs of bipolar disorder. She is brilliant, loving, tempermental, exhausting, strong-willed, demanding, bossy,
Help my 17 month old has terriable tantrums where she searches out things to hit her head against. The floor shelves bricks anything hard and she gets
I have a daughter who I am rather concerned about. I've read through all these questions and she has some in common with a lot of them but there is one
I have two children and one on the way. The oldest is 3 and the one I am concerned about is 2. Lately I have noticed a significant change in her, she seems
I am very concerned about my 2 (3 in May) year old. First a bit of family history - my husband's sister and mother are both bipolar (diagnosed as adults).
My almost three year old has sence birth cryed ALOT. We alway thought because she starting talking at a late age that that might be the source of her fits.
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My teenage daughter was finally diagnosed with Bipolar about a year and a half ago after suffering horrible side effects from an anti depressant.
I am a 54-year-old father who has been looking for advice on how--or even whether it's advisable--to tell a teen he or she has been diagnosed with bipolar
Hi. I'm a 40 year old single mother of three children, ages 19, 15 and 12...all at home. My twelve year old was recently diagnosed with depressive disorder
A little over a month ago my 16 yo daughter attempted suicide, overdosing on OTC meds. She briefly hung herself and before passing out realized she didn't
My son is 15 and a Sophmore in High School. He is in a very rigourously academic program, International Bacclaureatte program. He has struggled with
My name is Melissa and I have a step-son named Sean who we fear may have a bipolar disorder. I am a nurse and have worked around some bipolar patients,
I have a 15 (almost 16) year old son. He is Bipolar/ADHD. He has a very low frustration level which causes major problems in school. He was 7 years
Hi, My son Tony is 18 and in the past 3 years we have helped him thru numerous sucide attempts, mis diagnosis and wrong medications, making him go from
My 17 year old son has just been diagnosed with bipolar, he has been in the physc ward for two weeks now and will be coming home in a few days. I'm so
My son has bipolar and refuses to take his meds. He is lazy, will not clean up after himself. He will go 4 days w/out taking a bath. His bedroom floor
from two different psychiatrists. The first diagnosis was, I believe, the bipolar 2, the second diagnosis was cyclothymic disorder. It's hard to tell,
My son is 14 diagnosed with bi poalr disorder and anxiety and dygraphia. He is on home tutoring right now. I feel helpless. I feel as if his goal is
My daughter is 17 and has bipolar and has since 7th grade. My husband is in the Navy and we have moved a lot over the years. We moved 1 1/2 yrs ago to
Hi, thank you for reading this. I am the mother of a son who turns 18 in a couple of months and is pretty stable on two different meds, although we can
My son has moved back in,no where to go,no drivers license due to dui,no job,I suspect he is bipolar but has not been diagnosed,no insurance.He verbally
I am the mother of a 19 year old boy. He is diagnosed with, Bipolar, manic depressive, ODD, ADHD, along with panic disorders. He's been in many hospitals
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My 13 year old granddaughter is bipolar with ODD. She was put in the hospital about six months ago and received this diagnoses. She came home and did very
My daughter is 19 years old and has every symptom of bi-polar disorder. On her manic episodes she pleads me to help her. We take the time to set up doctors
I am a single mother of 2 boys, they grew up close until about ages 7 and 10, then all hell broke up. Two alpha males fighting for attention, anger issues
Mother of 18 year old boy that just moved out on his 18th birthday...before he graduated high school. We have had daily crazy happenings since the day
My 14 year old son has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, ADD and oppositional defiance disorder and he's been hospitalized so many times since age
Hi my daughter is 15 years old she has bipolar ADHD ODD mental illness runs in our family she is adopted , her birth mother is my niece and she is bipolar
My best friend battled with depression for over 15 years, taking different medications to deal with her feelings, overwhelming sadness and anxiety. She
My daughter was hospitalized at 12 years old for rage and attempted suicide. She was in the hospital for 1 week. She was put on Lithium and later zoloft.
Well I am a mother, it’s my son who seems to be going through this he is 14 years old. He doesn’t go out much, but he has lots of friends at school. We
My son is 6. We adopted him and do not have much history. He's been diagnosed with ADHD since he was 4. Recently diagnosed with ADHD after being in
MY 10-year-old was DX in 2008, we still are having such a problem maintaining any kind of stability. She is on lithium 300mg am & pm, Abilify 10 mg am,
I am the mother of an almost 14-year-old son who has just been diagnosed with bipolar. We are seeing a counselor who has a doctorate in psychiatry, and
We have an 18-year-old daughter who just graduated high school a few weeks ago. She has suffered from depression since middle school but has also hinted
I just wanted to say how happy I am you had this information on the web. My daughter is 16 and was diagnosed bipolar and OCD nov 2010. Every day is
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