Tag: <span>disorders</span>

Disorders vs. Disability

The Diagnostic & Statistics Manual of Mental Disorders lists the known psychological disorders and the symptoms that are necessary for that diagnosis to apply. In the introduction of that manual, it clearly states: mental disorders may not be wholly relevant to legal judgments individual responsibility, disability determination and competency._ The most potentially disabling disorders such …

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Family Involvement

It is often very difficult for us to treat injured workers whose family members become intrusive and disruptive to the treatment …
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The Drama of Trauma

The drama of trauma: events occur in a context. That context fuels the drama that surrounds the injury. Injury always has …
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Preparedness for Psychological Care

The patient progresses well. He/she stops using excessive medication and often takes no medication at all. They understand …
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