Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Diagnosis

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Diagnosis

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a classified trauma and stressor related disorder which is often misdiagnosed with Bipolar. PTSD is treatable, yet has no medical cure to date. Saying that, PTSD can and does go into remission, similar to that of cancer. What is...
Acute Stress Disorder

Acute Stress Disorder

Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) is a classified trauma & stressor related disorder that is also referred to as Posttraumatic Stress (PTS), or Acute Stress Reaction [2]. ASD was only introduced within the DSM IV, so it’s a relatively new diagnosis and not often...
Adjustment Disorder

Adjustment Disorder

Adjustment disorder covers those stressful times in our lives due to anticipated, expected, and unexpected events, yet our reactions disorient us from continuing our normal daily life. For example, unless you’ve been cheated on by a long-term partner you...
Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosis is an unfortunate aspect of any diagnostic medicine, though there is a human element contained, and humanity is flawed and imperfect by design. If you take that a step further from medicine to mental health, then you remove further science based medical...