Evidence-Based Practices for Bipolar Spectrum Disorders in Youth
Mary Fristad, Ph.D., ABPP, Ohio State University
In this overview, Dr. Fristad discusses the rationale for biopsychosocial treatment of bipolar disorder in youth. She also summarizes evidence-based treatments for youth with bipolar disorder and provides information about resources for families of children with bipolar disorder.
Psychotherapy for Children with Bipolar Disorder
Mary Fristad, Ph.D., Ohio State University
Overview of Workshop: Dr. Fristad reviews the research supporting psychoeducational psychotherapy (PEP) for children with bipolar disorder. She also describes important considerations for differential diagnosis and risk factors for bipolar disorder. Lastly, she illustrates techniques used in PEP.