Adjustment and coronavirus: How to prepare for COVID-19 pandemic-related adjustment disorder worldwide?

Adjustment and coronavirus: How to prepare for COVID-19 pandemic-related adjustment disorder worldwide?

Publication date: Aug 01, 2020

As the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading worldwide in 2020, there is a growing concern about the impact of the pandemic on mental health. Multiple stressors associated with the pandemic, such as health-related stressors, job loss, and work-related stressors, could increase the prevalence of adjustment disorders worldwide. The present article acknowledges adjustment disorder as a highly relevant mental health outcome of the pandemic that should be addressed by mental health professionals. (PsycInfo Database Record (c) 2020 APA, all rights reserved).

Concepts Keywords
Adjustment Disorder Stressor
Adjustment Disorders Stress
Coronavirus Psychiatric diagnosis
Mental Health Abnormal psychology
Pandemic Zoonoses
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Prevalence adjustment disorders
Adjustment disorder
Coronavirus disease
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Semantics

Type Source Name
disease MESH adjustment disorder
disease VO Apa
disease MESH Coronavirus Infections
disease MESH Pneumonia Viral
disease MESH Stress Psychological

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