Adjustment disorders Treatment and Symptoms entities
In psychology, adjustment disorder refers to a psychological disturbance that develops in response to a stressor. Adjustment disorders are caused by specific sources of stress, such as severe personal crisis (divorce, death of loved one, recent abuse) or major unexpected negative events (tornado or fire destroys a person's home). The usual symptoms mimic depression, anxiety, or sleep disorder; however the disturbance disorder is short-term and can usually be treated with counseling or mild s ...
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Adjustment disorders Organizations
- MayoClinic http://www.mayoclinic.com/
- Adjustment disorders (MayoClinic)