Available Now: Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), ADHD and the Bipolar Child Under DSM-5: A Concise Guide for Parents and Professionals by psychologist Dr. Todd Finnerty.

DMDD replaces what you learned in those old popular books about "The Bipolar Child"

Dr. Finnerty interviews Dr. Ellen Leibenluft on DMDD:

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About DMDD & the book

The "core feature" of DMDD is severe, persistent irritability.There are frequent temper outbursts in response to frustration 3 or more times per week. You can find DMDD on page 156 of the DSM-5

DMDD is a unipolar (not bipolar) mood disorder characterized by very severe irritability.