Harvard Mental Health Letter

Ask the doctor: What is temper dysregulation disorder?

My 8-year-old son was diagnosed with bipolar disorder several years ago. Now a new therapist thinks the problem might be temper dysregulation disorder. What is that? How is it treated?
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