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Bipolar disorder is a mental disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, concentration, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. Bipolar disorder is typically diagnosed during late adolescence (teen years) or early adulthood. Although the symptoms may vary over time, bipolar disorder usually requires lifelong treatment. For more information on bipolar disorder, visit the health topic page or view the available brochures.
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Bipolar disorder symptoms can make it hard for young people to perform well in school or to get along with friends and family members. Some children and teens with bipolar disorder may try to hurt themselves or attempt suicide. Know the signs and symptoms: https://go.usa.gov/xyxvw #shareNIMH
Bipolar disorder is not the same as the typical ups and downs every kid goes through. The mood swings are more extreme and accompanied by changes in sleep, energy level, and the ability to think clearly. Know the signs and symptoms: https://go.usa.gov/xdezM #shareNIMH
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Mental Health Minute: Bipolar Disorder in Adults: Take a mental health minute to learn about bipolar disorder in adults.
NIMH Expert Discusses Bipolar Disorder in Adolescents and Young Adults: Learn the signs, symptoms, and treatments of bipolar disorder as well as tips for managing bipolar disorder during the pandemic.
Mental Illness in Difficult Times: Dr. Richard Nakamura, the former Director for the Center for Scientific Review at NIH discusses his family’s struggle with mental illness.
PsychENCODE - The Brain's Molecular Architecture: Learn more about the PsychENCODE program and what it reveals about the genetic underpinnings of conditions like bipolar disorder.