Reference Shelf



Merrell KW: Helping Students Overcome Depression and Anxiety, Second Edition: A Practical Guide (The Guilford Practical Intervention in Schools Series). Guilford Press, 2008.

Stark KD: Childhood depression: School-based intervention (Practitioner Series). Guilford Press, 1990.

What is Pediatric Bipolar Disorder? A Resource for Educators
Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (CABF).


"Day for night; recognizing teenage depression"
This video can also be used to show students

"24: A Day in the Life of Bipolar Children and Their Families"
From a presentation by Janice Papolos



The Storm in My Brain
This free e-book can be downloaded from for young students to help them understand.

Anglada, T: Brandon and the Bipolar bear. 2001.

Anglada, T: Turbo Max A story for siblings of children with Bipolar Disorder

Garland EJ: Depression Is the pits, but I'm getting better: A guide for adolescents. Magination Press, 1997.

Goldblatt R: The Boy Who Didn't Want To Be Sad . Magination Press, 2004.

Hebert B: My Bipolar roller coaster feelings book.

Khalsa K: Taking Depression to School. Jayjo, 2002.

McGee, C: Matt the moody hermit crab. Soulwave Pub, 2002.

Simon L: Detour: My Bipolar Road Trip in 4-D. Washington Square Press, 2003.








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