Disorders

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety is a mental state of turmoil and agitation, with an indefinable sense of insecurity, a fear without purpose. Agoraphobia Agoraphobia is generally defined as the fear of finding oneself in situations from which it might be difficult to escape…

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What are the different types of disorders

In addition to the effects on your body, the disorder can also have a negative impact on how you feel and your relationships with family and friends. The brief descriptions are for information purposes only. They are not intended to…

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Impulse Control Disorders

Impulse Control Disorder is characterized by difficulty in resisting impulsive behaviour that may be harmful to oneself or others (Gieler – 2013). Kleptomania Kleptomania is the inability to resist the impulse to steal objects that are not useful for personal…

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Personality Disorders

Personality disorders cause a deviation from the usual character traits. This behaviour becomes chronic and stable. It causes suffering or disruptions in the person’s thoughts, behaviours or relationships. Borderline personality Borderline personality refers to a general pattern of instability in…

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Relationship Problems, Hyperactivity and Addictions

Addictive disorders include alcohol, drug, tobacco and behavioural addictions. Also, people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have difficulty concentrating, paying attention and completing even the most complex tasks. Relationship problems Relational problems lead to a breakdown in the modes…

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