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Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation, Inc. Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 11/10/2013: Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation, Inc.

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 08/11/2014: JUVENILE BIPOLAR RESEARCH FOUNDATION INC

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AKA  JBRF
Maplewood, NJ

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Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation, Inc. Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 11/10/2013: Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation, Inc.

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 08/11/2014: JUVENILE BIPOLAR RESEARCH FOUNDATION INC

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Also Known As: JBRF
Physical Address: Maplewood, NJ 07040 
EIN: 16-1612095
Web URL: www.jbrf.org 
Blog URL: www.jbrf.org 
NTEE Category: H Medical Research
H98 Pediatrics Research
F Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
F70 Mental Health Disorders
G Disease, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
G99 Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines N.E.C.
Ruling Year: 2002 
How This Organization Is Funded: Private donors


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Mission Statement

The Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation actively promotes and supports scientific research focused on identifying the biological cause of early onset bipolar disorder. JBRF is the first and only non-profit foundation dedicated solely to targeted, science-based research to determine the cause of and treatment for this disorder.

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Annual Revenue & Expenses (IRS Form 990, January 2011)

Fiscal Year Starting: January 01, 2011
Fiscal Year Ending: December 31, 2011

Total Revenue $521,271
Total Expenses $365,007

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Leadership

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Programs

Program: Treatment Clinical Trial (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$451,225
Category:
Mental Health, Substance Abuse
Population Served:
Children Only (5 - 14 years)

Program Description:

Research conducted through JBRF has defined a behavioral profile which describes those children on the bipolar spectrum who are most severely affected by the illness.  This profile is called the Fear of Harm (FOH) phenotype. Since Oct. 2008, we have conducted a pilot study in which a drug called ketamine has been used to treat the symptoms of FOH. All of the children and young adults who participated in that pilot study have experienced a continuous elimination or significant reduction of the primary symptoms of the condition. The Ketamine Clinical Study has been approved by Federal Drug Administration (FDA).

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Program: Whole Genome Sequencing Study (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$170,000
Category:
Diseases, Disorders & Medical Disciplines
Population Served:
Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Program Description:

The focus of this study is to identify the rare dysfunctional genetic variants that are linked to bipolar disorder.  The study will be conducted at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and will be done using state of the art sequencing technology.  Using DNA from a diagnosed child and their family members, the DNA will be put through whole genome (or exome) sequencing as a tool for abnormal gene discovery.  Identification of suspect genetic variants will give us the tool to make definitive diagnosis of bipolar disorder cases.

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Impact Summary from the Nonprofit

JBRF has the largest source of symptom data in the world from children affected by bipolar disorder.  Research based on our data has resulted in: JBRF developed diagnostic screening instruments to meet the need for the early identification of bipolar disorder in children:                                        The Child Bipolar Questionnaire (CBQ) is a rapid, low-cost screening tool that has demonstrated a high degree of accuracy predicting various phenotypes of bipolar disorder as well as ADHD. The Jeannie/Jeffrey Illustrated Interview for Children is a screening instrument that makes possible the direct reporting of symptoms by a young child.  The comic-strip style illustrations promotes the child's willingness and ability to reveal mood states, fears, suicidal thoughts and/or hallucinations. The : A dimensional approach to screening for pediatric bipolar disorder, January 2011, explores the efficacy of the CBQ.   The results of a JBRF study focused on establishing guidelines for differentiating early-onset bipolar disorder from ADHD were published in the , (Jan 2011). The data from neuropsychological testing of 33 children with bipolar disorder and 22 children with ADHD-only demonstrated specific differences in the neuropsychological profiles. The MRI imaging on the subject children with bipolar disorder revealed a consistent abnormality in the amygdala.

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