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What is Situational depression?

What is Situational depression?

  • Situational depression: Situational depression is a short-term condition that occurs when a person is unable to cope with, or adjust to, a particular source of stress, such as a major life change, loss or event.

Situational depression: Introduction

Types of Situational depression:

Broader types of Situational depression:

How serious is Situational depression?

Prognosis of Situational depression: Most people with adjustment disorder recover completely. In fact, a person who is treated for adjustment disorder may learn new skills that actually allow him or her to function better than before the symptoms began.
Complications of Situational depression: see complications of Situational depression

What causes Situational depression?

Causes of Situational depression: see causes of Situational depression

What are the symptoms of Situational depression?

Symptoms of Situational depression: see symptoms of Situational depression

Complications of Situational depression: see complications of Situational depression

Onset of Situational depression: These symptoms generally begin within three months of the event and rarely last for longer than six months after the event or situation.

Situational depression: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Situational depression.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Situational depression.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Situational depression: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Situational depression.
Treatments for Situational depression: see treatments for Situational depression
Research for Situational depression: see research for Situational depression

Name and Aliases of Situational depression

Main name of condition: Situational depression

Other names or spellings for Situational depression:

Adjustment disorder


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