What is panic disorder? Someone may have a panic disorder if they experience recurring, unexpected panic attacks with one or more attacks followed by at least one month of fear of experiencing another one. They may exhibit significant, maladapted behavior related to the attacks. What is a panic attack? A panic attack is a sudden […]
What is adjustment disorder? A person may be suffering from an adjustment disorder when a stressful event causes him or her to have a lengthy and extreme negative reaction. Typically adjustment disorder symptoms appear within three months after a stressful, triggering event occurs and lasts no longer than six months after the event has ended.