Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder

Persistent genital arousal disorder (PGAD) is a condition characterized by symptoms of physical sexual arousal in the absence of any actual sexually arousing behavior. This unwanted physiologic arousal can...
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Bipolar Disorder Treatment

Although bipolar disorder is viewed as a long-term, often chronic condition, there are a variety of effective treatments available. People with bipolar disorder often seek out treatment according to...
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Substance Use Disorder Treatment

TREATMENT Cocaine Abuse and Dependence Cannabis Abuse and Dependence Cocaine Abuse and Dependence Medical Treatment Basic Principles Antianxiety Drugs Antidepressant Drugs Lithium Other Drugs Hospitalization Psychosocial Treatment Basic Principles...
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Schizotypal Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy As with most personality disorders, schizotypal personality disorder is best treated with some form of psychotherapy. Individuals with this disorder usually distort...
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Adjustment Disorder Symptoms

An adjustment disorder is characterized by the development of emotional or behavioral symptoms in response to an identifiable stressor (or stressors) occurring within 3 months of the onset of...
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Trichotillomania Symptoms

Trichotillomania is primarily characterized by the recurrent pulling out of one’s own hair. Hair pulling may occur from any region of the body — such as your scalp, eyelids...
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