The Long Battle to Rethink Mental Illness in Children

The Long Battle to Rethink Mental Illness in Children – Shirley Wang, Wall Street Journal

Pediatric bipolar illness is one of the most significant categories of psychiatric ailments in children, even though it came into existence as a diagnosis only in the mid-1990s. Hundreds of thousands of U.S. children are estimated to have been diagnosed with it. Many are heavily medicated.