The Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation (JBRF) was founded in January 2001. JBRF is dedicated to research to determine the etiology of juvenile - onset bipolar disorder to advance the state of knowledge about this condition so that more effective treatments can be found. JBRF is committed to the development of early diagnostic instruments, thus improving the likelihood for a healthy and productive life for children with bipolar disorder.

The Difference a
Diagnosis Can Make


Otherwise known as, “Fear of Harm” or FOH for short. 

Learn more in this short video.


JBRF is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

The Clinician’s Pathway Program (CPP) and its assessment tools, the CBQ and JJ, were developed by Dr. Demitri Papolos. By clicking the links below you will leave and be redirected to the research site that contains the CPP and the CBQ & JJ assessments. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these tools please direct them to Dr. Papolos’s system administrator at

To Set Up a New CPP Account

To Access an Existing CPP Account

Scoring for assessments within the CPP is a fee-based service offered by the private practice of Demitri Papolos, M.D.; this service is independent of JBRF but may be accessed through the JBRF website. Dr. Papolos developed the CBQ & JJ measures and their automated scoring report with the support of JBRF. Questions and/or concerns with regard to the scored report should be addressed to