Article explaining manic distractibility

Discussion in 'General Parenting' started by gcvmom, Jan 29, 2009.

  1. gcvmom

    gcvmom Here we go again!

    Although it's a bit technical, I found this article to be helpful in explaining what goes on in the manic brain that causes the extreme distractibility, flight of ideas, etc. The article differentiates some of the shared symptoms between bipolar and schizophrenia as well:

    Be sure to click on the "FREE TEXT" to the right of the citation so that the entire article is opened.
  2. totoro

    totoro Mom? What's a GFG?

    I was too distracted to read it... badampbump!!!
    JK I put it aside so I could read it when I had a few moment!
  3. gcvmom

    gcvmom Here we go again!

  4. Ropefree

    Ropefree Banned

    Read the abstract...interesting...went for the free and the thing took over my computer...I didn't know what to do...Oxford v I got really frightened and I just pushed enter and then I came back here. phew I made it.
  5. gcvmom

    gcvmom Here we go again!

    Hmmm... not sure what link you clicked on. To the right of the abstract, there is a heading titled "This Article". Directly below that heading are bullet points. The first one is titled "Full Text FREE", the second bullet is titled "FREE Full Text (PDF) FREE",

    Clicking on either one of those links pulls up the entire article. At least for me it does! Maybe give it another try...