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Farida Raj

My 7 Year Old Has Bipolar - Now What?

 

“My son needs help. He has bipolar disorder. Bipolar! How can a seven year old child have bipolar?”

I, a Remedial Educator, was sitting with a parent who had recently relocated from Canada to Hyderabad, India. A pediatric psychiatrist had diagnosed her son as having bipolar. She was advised that her son needed remedial teaching to enhance classroom learning.