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Interview video featuring Dr Domenick Sportselli, a double-board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist, and Kyle Kittleson, MedCircle host, walks through the five signs that someone with bipolar disorder grew up.
00: 00 Intro
00: 22 1. Duration of symptoms
01: 04 2. Signs of adolescence are usually )
01: 17 3. Depression/mania look “different”
02: 41 4. MAY were misdiagnosed
03: 23 5. Behavioral issues “outside the normal range “
Bipolar disorder symptoms, also known as manic depression, can be hard to identify in children and teens. Dr. Domenick Sportselli, a world-renowned psychiatrist, is more familiar with the signs of bipolar disorder than any average psychologist.
Bipolar disorder in children can often be misdiagnosed with ADHD, depression, anxiety and many other disorders. It is also often misdiagnosed as borderline personality disorder in adults. Bipolar disorder can be misdiagnosed in children. This is why mental health education is so important!
This video will help you better understand bipolar disorder symptoms such as manic episodes, hypomania and bipolar depression. It also helps you to understand mood swings.