It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Bipolar Disorder Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-23-2009, 02:30 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Crystal Lake, IL USA
Posts: 6
MyKidsMOM0122 HB User
New to the Site

Hello,

I am new to this site. My 15 year old son has a diagnosis of PDD, Bi-Polar Depression and Anxiety Disorder. I want to try to find a support group for him whether it be online or a group that meets. I would also like to talk with other parents of children with these issues and get some ideas on how to help him. Especially with friends. He hass a difficult time making and holding onto friends. Anything anyone can suggest would be helpful. Thank you.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-23-2009, 03:23 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: WI
Posts: 4,183
dreams in neon HB Userdreams in neon HB User
Re: New to the Site

Welcome to the board!

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance has local support groups for those who have depression or bipolar. To locate them, do an Internet search for "Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Support Groups."

Hope this helps!
__________________
Atypical Bipolar I Disorder with Rapid Cycling
Meds:
Depakote 1500mg
Prozac 40mg
Risperdal 1mg titrating to 6mg/day
Klonopin .5mg (2x/day)
Trazodone 100mg or 200mg PRN

 
Old 04-23-2009, 03:54 PM   #3
Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: texas
Posts: 473
typeing HB User
Re: New to the Site

Quote:
Originally Posted by dreams in neon View Post
Welcome to the board!

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance has local support groups for those who have depression or bipolar. To locate them, do an Internet search for "Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Support Groups."

Hope this helps!
they also have really good forums
__________________
anxiety disorder
severe depression
ONH and nystagmus causing legal blindness
hypothyroid
cortizone deficient

 
Old 04-23-2009, 04:28 PM   #4
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Crystal Lake, IL USA
Posts: 6
MyKidsMOM0122 HB User
Re: New to the Site

Thank you for the information. I will try the site. Take care of yourself!

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Copaxon Site Reactions Getting Worse Adirondak Lady Multiple Sclerosis 3 05-12-2009 06:52 AM
Lump at injection site; vaccine month ago Vixen541 Vaccination & Immunization 1 03-17-2007 01:37 PM
BF on questionable site... should I be concerned? ladyofkypros Relationship Health 26 09-21-2006 10:11 AM
my thanks to this site tbilisigirl HIV Prevention 4 09-02-2006 08:30 AM
This site saved my life!!! milimoki HealthBoards Testimonials 0 06-18-2006 12:34 AM
New site for disability employment mikeo244 Disabilities 0 12-01-2004 08:47 AM
PLIF'ers and bone donor site pain SusanPLIF Back Problems 3 11-05-2003 08:14 PM
New and happy there is this site GirlinNYC Herpes 4 07-14-2003 05:56 PM
Neurontin for pain at bone graft site Merci Spinal Cord Disorders 2 06-05-2003 09:46 AM




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:09 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!