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Predictors of Substance Abuse Identified in Teens With Bipolar Disorder

(10/7/2013)

Predictors of Substance Abuse Identified in Teens With Bipolar Disorder
ScienceDaily
October 2, 2013

A study published in the October 2013 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry found that approximately one in three teens with bipolar disorder developed substance abuse, for the first time, during 4 years of follow-up. The study also identified several risk factors that predicted who among these teens was most likely to develop substance abuse.

View the full article here: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131002092631.htm


Keywords: predictors, substance, abuse, teens, bipolar, disorder



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