Adjustment Disorder

Adjustment Disorder - Best-Practice Intervention Strategies*

  • Individual Psychotherapy focusing on cognitive behavioral techniques
  • Family therapy to improve communication and to serve as a source of support
  • Group therapy with peers to develop social and interpersonal skills
  • Take prescribed medications consistently and monitor for side effects, if applicable
  • Develop increased anxiety management skills and self-confidence
  • Develop effective problem-solving skills
  • Assess routinely for suicidality

* Compiled by Cenpatico from multiple sources; citations available upon request.
Last Updated 1/27/11