An estimated 2.5 million people in the U-S have bipolar disorder, a life-long illness characterized by mood swings and the risk of suicide: What doctors and families can do to support young adults who suffer from the disease.


  • Clare Dickens Mother of Titus Dickens who suffered from Bipolar Disorder and co-author of "A Dangerous Gift"
  • Pete Earley Father of an adult son diagnosed BiPolar Disorder, author of "Crazy: A Father's Search Through America's Mental Health Madness", former Washington Post reporter and author of several others books including "The Hot House"
  • Dr. Christopher Bir Psychiatrist in private practice


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