Recruiting for Treatment Study – video

This is a video that documents the experiences of three children who have participated in the pilot study of intranasal ketamine as a treatment for juvenile bipolar disorder. Dr. Demitri Papolos, Director of Research for JBRF, developed and implemented a pilot study to explore the efficacy of intranasal ketamine as a treatment for children who…

Prevalence, Persistence, and Severity of Psychiatric Illness in Teens

Sobering statistics reveal the necessity of investing in research today. The diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders in childhood would drastically reduce the effects of symptoms among the teenage population. ¬†An investment in research now could save a countless number of teenagers from social impairment, behavioral issues, school/work failures and suicidal idealization. Dr. Robert L.…