Self-Help Resources on Pediatric Bipolar Disorder
- Miklowitz, D. J. (2002). The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide. New York: Guilford Publications.
- Miklowitz, D. J. & George, E. L. (2007). The Bipolar Teen: What You Can Do to Help Your Child and Your Family. New York: Guilford Publications. (Includes an extensive “Resource” section, including referrals to relevant educational services, residential treatment facilities, and outpatient treatment)
- Miklowitz, D. J. (2008). Bipolar Disorder: A Family-Focused Treatment Approach (2nd Edition, revised). New York: Guilford Publications.
- Miklowitz, D. J. & Cicchetti, D., Eds. (2010). Understanding Bipolar Disorder: A Developmental Psychopathology Perspective. New York: Guilford Press.
More information about Mood Disorders in general can also be found at the UCLA Mood Disorders website, www.semel.ucla.edu/mood
UCLA Mood Disorders Research Program: www.semel.ucla.edu/mood/research-program
UCLA Youth Stress and Mood Program: www.semel.ucla.edu/mood/youth-stress
Balanced Mind Foundation: www.bpkids.org
Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation: www.bpchildresearch.org
Brain and Behavior Research Foundation: www.bbrfoundation.org
National Institute of Mental Health: www.nimh.nih.gov
National Alliance on Mental Illness: www.nami.org
Depressive and Bipolar Support Alliance: www.dbsalliance.org
Psychological Care and Healing Treatment Center (Los Angeles): www.pchtreatment.com
101 best websites: http://www.mastersincounseling.org/bipolar-depression.html
Miklowitz, D.J., George, E. L., & Taylor, D. O. (2012). FFT-HR: Clinicians' Manual for the Family-Focused Treatment of Children and Adolescents at High Risk for Bipolar Disorder. UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA.