Tag: <span>adjustment disorders</span>

Diagnoses – Part II

The most common disorder we see among injured workers is what is referred to as an Adjustment Disorder. Stressors for people of any age include divorce or problems with a relationship, general life changes, illness or other health issues in yourself or a loved one, moving to a different home or a different city, unexpected …

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Hysterical Patients

Hysterical (histrionic) The term hysterical comes from hysterus (implying “wandering uterus”) since the earliest …
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Developmental History & Failure to Recover

The developmental history of an injured or ill patient is critical for many reasons. 1. If the patient comes from a family …
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The Explosive Patient

An injured worker is verbally abusive and physically threatening to several people. He appeared to have no boundaries. His …
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