Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders share in common the presence of anxiety as a prominent feature. There are various different conditions that are classified as Anxiety Disorders. Each will be briefly described below. Panic Disorder involves the presence of recurrent, unexpected Panic...

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder is a condition involving emotional highs and lows.  The highs, called manic episodes, involve periods lasting a few days or more of unusually cheerful, happy, or irritable mood.  The lows, called depressive episodes, involve periods lasting several...

Depression

Depression is a disorder involving significant feelings of sadness, a loss of pleasure or enjoyment, feelings of emptiness, or prominent irritable mood.  People with depression often also have serious concerns about the functioning of their body, such as sleep or...

Dissociative Disorders

Dissociative Disorders involve a break or separation of normally integrated functions of consciousness, identity, perception, and memory as a prominent feature. These symptoms may be sudden or gradual and brief or chronic in nature. Dissociative Amnesia is a condition...

Drug-Related and Addictive Disorders

This group of disorders include substances or behaviors that activate the reward system in the brain.  Individuals who have diagnoses in this section develop maladaptive behaviors and have difficulty regulating their activity in relation to these substances or...