COBPD
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What is COBPD?

COBPD is the abbreviation for Childhood Onset Bipolar Disorder.  Bipolar Disorder is an illness of mood, or affect.  In adults moodswings usually last for weeks or months before remitting or changing to the opposite pole (thus the term bipolar: having two poles).  Children often cycle many times during one day, a condition known as ultra-ultra rapid cycling.

In this section you will find articles about Bipolar Disorder in Children, along with articles for parents of Bipolar Children to help with coping skills, where to find needed information and more.

Bipolar World member and contributor, who copes daily with Bipolar Disorder in her son Thomas writes for this area as well as monitoring the Parents of Bipolar Children Message Board  and the Bipolar Parents Chat Room.

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My Child Has Bipolar Disorder

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Childhood BP

 

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