Dr. Faedda is a clinical psychopharmacologist specializing in Mood Disorders. He has participated in NIMH-funded research on actigraphy-derived biomarkers for the differential diagnosis of childhood psychiatric disorders, co-chairs the International Society for Bipolar Disorder’s Taskforce on: ‘Prodromes of Bipolar Disorders’. His interests include child and adolescents’ mood, attention-deficit, anxiety and psychotic disorder, psychiatric phenotype of the Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome.
Book Introduction: When your child or adolescent is diagnosed with bipolar disorder, what can you do to help him or her get better? Which therapeutic approach is best to help your child? In this book, a psychiatrist and a psychologist, both specializing in mood disorders, offer a comprehensive overview of the available treatment options and most effective parenting strategies you can use to deal with this condition.