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Flashcards in Test 2 Mood Disorders: Adjustment Disorders Deck (4):
1

Adjustment Dis is? (4)

A. Psychological response to stressor resulting in significant emotional/behavior sxs

B. Sxs w/i 3 mo of stressor

C. Not from other causes

D. Resolves w/i 6 mo

2

Adjustment Dis subtypes: (5)

Depressed Mood
Anxiety
Dep/Anx mix
Conduct disturbance
Emotion/Conduct mix

3

Adjustment Dis DDX? (4)

MDD (continues post stressor, marked sxs)
Drugs or GMC
PTSD
Bereavement

4

Adjustment Dis tx?

Psych-social: Impact situation/thoughts/actions that cause problem