Career / Jobs Counselor
Donald Goodman, LCSW
licensed clinical social worker
Within Driving Distance of Santa Clarita, CA
An adjustment disorder is a poor reaction to an identifiable stressor that develops within 3 months of the beginning of the stressor. There is an impairment in social, occupational, or academic functioning, and/or distress that is in excess of what would be expected. By definition, the disorder resolves itself with 6 months of the termination of the stressor or its consequences. There are many reasons that someone may be struggling with the adjustment of a new life situation. Listed below are several: * New roles in the family home * Getting married * Having children * Changing Roles * Children leaving home * Job loss * Retirement * Death of a loved o....