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Ride the Tiger

Adolescence | Ride the Tiger

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Many people with bipolar disorder begin showing signs in their adolescence, but it can be difficult to diagnose and treat. Adolescents do not always present their symptoms in the same way as adults and the disorder is often misdiagnosed as ADHD. Watch these interviews of people discovering and coping with bipolar disorder in their formative years.

Aired: 04/12/16 | Rating: NR

Ride the Tiger was made possible by the World Heritage Foundation - Prechter Family Fund, Joseph J. Laurencelle Memorial Foundation, Kenwal Steel Corporation, Ethel & James Flinn Foundation, Lincoln Behavioral Services, Marjorie & Maxwell Jospey Foundation, Jeffrey & Jennifer Farber Philanthropic Fund and the George A. Orley Memorial Fund. Additional support by Kenneth Eisenberg, Jo Elyn and George Nyman, Dr. Brian and Elizabeth Guz, the Donald and Mary Kosch Foundation and members of DPTV.

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