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adjustment disorders meaning

  "adjustment disorders" in a sentence
  • [Medicine]
    Maladaptive reactions to identifiable psychosocial stressors occurring within a short time after onset of the stressor. They are manifested by either impairment in social or occupational functioning or by symptoms (depression,anxiety,etc.) that are in excess of a normal and expected reaction to the stressor.

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  1. adjustment disorders with disturbance of other emotions
  2. adjustment disorders with predominant disturbance of conduct
  3. adjustment disorders with mixed disturbance of emotionsand conduct
  4. personality traits and parental rearing practices in adolescents with adjustment disorders
  5. Adjustment disorders have the ability to be self-limiting.

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