Dr. Siddhartha Sankar Dash

Adjustment disorders are stress-related conditions.

Patient having a stressful situations ( like life events , physical illness , separation , migration or refugee status etc ) and after facing these stressful situations patient feels increased anxiety , depressed mood , worry . Also feeling of inability to cope , plan ahead or difficulty to cope with the present situation and some degree of disability in the performance of daily routine . Sometimes aggressive or dissocial behaviour may occur .
Generally this problem starts within one month of occurrence of the stressful events .
After proper treatment by a Neuropsychiatrist the person suffering from these Disorders becomes asymptomatic and gets back to his / her normal functioning and life .