My daughter was diagnosed at age 7 with "mood disorder", which is not an uncommon diagnosis for children who may eventually end up with full-blown bipolar. Often times children develop into other diagnosis as they age. Proper treatment and medication is what is most important for a young child that is suffering.
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Report This| Share this:How to voice your concerns about your child having bipolarThe very best tool you can have for your life and your son's life is to find a top-notch, board certified Child Psychiatrist.<br /><br />You need to do a lot of research and ask a thousand questions.<br /><br />Here is a link to help find Dr.s in your area.<br /><br /><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.aacap.org/cs/root/child_and_adolescent_psychiatrist_finder/child_and_adolescent_psychiatrist_finder">http://www.aacap.org/cs/root/child_and_adolescent_psychiatrist_finder/child_and_adolescent_psychiatrist_finder</a> <br /><br />My daughter was diagnosed at age 7 with "mood disorder", which is not an uncommon diagnosis for children who may eventually end up with full-blown bipolar. Often times children develop into other diagnosis as they age.<br />Proper treatment and medication is what is most important for a young child that is suffering.<br /><br />Take care, and write back anytime!<br />-Kathleen
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