This page contains bibliographies on specific neuro-biological/developmental conditions (e.g. ADHD, Bi-Polar Disorder), articles from various sources on the specific conditions and other resource materials on topics of interest as well as articles written by Garry Earles. All the material is in PDF files that are easily downloaded. Once downloaded they can be saved and printed. Within each bibliography, material is arranged as follows:
Print Resources - Books, Magazines, Newspaper Articles
Internet Resources
Journal Articles
You are free to download this material for informational purposes. If it is used for other than your personal interest, please cite it accordingly. This page is new and content is constantly being updated. Check back regularly to see if material you're looking for has been added.
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bcsm_closed Bridging the Chasm Click arrow to expand list.
Five articles by Garry L. Earles, L.I.C.S.W. about the concept and program of Bridging the Chasm.
These articles are published on this site (links at the bottom of the home page).

First Cousins and Co-Morbidity (pdf format)
Impulsivity (pdf format)
The Chasm Between Parallel Universes (pdf format)
Treatment (pdf format)
Impulsivity, Consequences and the Brain (pdf format)

educ_closed Education & Mental Health Click arrow to expand list.
Four articles by Garry L. Earles, L.I.C.S.W. originally published on Greenfield Optimist,
a regional on-line newspaper for Franklin County, Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Children’s Mental Health Services -- A Legislative Initiative (pdf format)
One Crisis in Special Education -- Children, Adolescents & Mental Health (pdf format)
Special Education & Mental Health -- What do the Numbers Really Say? (pdf format)
Co-morbid Neuro-biological Conditions: What’s Really Going On? (pdf format)

bipd_closed Bi-Polar & Mood Disorders Click arrow to expand list.
Articles from various sources.

BAG1 - regulating recovery from both manic-like and depression-like behavioral impairments (pdf format)
Brain abnmormalities in childhood bipolar disorder (pdf format)
Understanding Your Child’s Temperament (pdf format)
Depression - General Introduction (pdf format)
Depression - Barriers to Diagnosis, Advances in Therapy (pdf format)
Depression - General Introduction (pdf format)
Dopamine Dysfunction in Borderline Personality Disorder: A Hypothesis (pdf format)
The Child Bipolar Questionnaire (CBQ) A Screening Instrument for Juvenile-onset Bipolar Disorder (pdf format)
The Development of New Diagnostic Criteria Sets for Pediatric-onset Bipolar Disorder (pdf format)
Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder: National Institute of Mental Health Update (pdf format)
Bipolar Disorder, National Institute of Mental Health (pdf format)
New Insights into the Role of Cortisol and the Glucocorticoid Receptor in Severe Depression (pdf format)
Depression, National Institute of Mental Health (pdf format)
Defining Clinical Phenotypes of Juvenile Mania (pdf format)
Breaking Ground, Breaking Through: The Strategic Plan for Mood Disorders Research (pdf format)
Researching the Pathophysiology of Pediatric Bipolar Disorder (pdf format)
Life Stress, Genes, and Depression: Increased Risk and New Opportunities for Intervention (pdf format)
Parental Diagnoses in Youth With Narrow Phenotype BiPD or Severe Mood Dysregulation (pdf format)
The future of psychotherapies for mood disorders (pdf format)
Screening Form for Severe Emotional Disturbance (all ages) (pdf format)
Who Are the Children With Severe Mood Dysregulation, a.k.a. “Rages”? (pdf format)
Temper Tantrums Impulsivity, and Aggression in a Preschool-Aged Boy (pdf format)
Treatment Guidelines for Children and Adolescents With Bipolar Disorder (pdf format)

adhd_closed Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Click arrow to expand list.
Articles from various sources.

AD/HD and Coexisting Conditions: Tics and Tourette Syndrome, National Resource Center on AD|HD (pdf format)
The ADHD e-Book (pdf format)
Home Therapy Chapter - The ADHD e-BOOK - Just STOP! (pdf format)
Kids’ Chapter - The ADHD e-BOOK - Hey, What Is this ADHD Thing, Anyway? (pdf format)
Science over Cynicism - AD/HD Myths (pdf format)
NIH Consensus Statement - Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD (pdf format)
Attention DeficitHyperactivity Disorder, National Institute of Mental Health (pdf format)
School Chapter - The ADHD e-BOOK - What Can the School Do? (pdf format)
Summary Chapter - The ADHD e-BOOK - Living “Right Now!” (pdf format)
The SWAN Rating Scale (pdf format)
Event-related potential studies of attention (pdf format)
Executive Control Function: A Review of Its Promise and Challenges for Clinical Research (pdf format)

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Bibliography (pdf format)
Bi-Polar and Mood Disorders Bibliography (pdf format)

broc_closed Bridging the Chasm Brochures Click arrow to expand list.

Bridging the Chasm (General Information) (pdf format)
Linking Educational Efforts with Mental Health (pdf format)

Additional Topics to Come:

Brain Aspects, Functions & Information
Child & Adolescent Mental Health Information - General
Depression & Mood Disorders, Suicide & Intermittent Explosive Disorder
Early Onset Juvenile Bi-Polar Disorder and Severe Mood Dysregulation
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Tourette Syndrome

Links to other pertinent internet sites are being developed. If you have any suggestions, questions, comments or concerns, please email me at

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