Definition of Psychological disorder

1. Noun. (psychiatry) a psychological disorder of thought or emotion; a more neutral term than mental illness.




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Literary usage of Psychological disorder

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1. A Treatise on the Practice of Medicine by George Bacon Wood (1858)
"... may produce mental derangement, without any attendant evidence of inflammation or even vascu- lar excitement, except the simple psychological disorder; ..."

2. Americans with Disabilities Act Handbook, 1991 (1993)
"... or any mental or psychological disorder. The existence of an impairment is to be determined without regard to mitigating measures such as medicines, ..."

3. A Technical Aassistance Manual on the Employment Provisions (Title I) of the ... (1993)
"... or any mental or psychological disorder. The existence of an impairment is to be determined without regard to mitigating measures such as medicines, ..."

4. State Methadone Treatment Guidelines: A Treatment Improvement Protocol by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"The patient is in compliance with care for a concurrent alcohol, medical, or psychological disorder. • Take-home doses will enhance a patient's ..."

5. Helping Employers Comply with the ADA: An Assessment of How the United edited by Roy G. Moy (2000)
"... guidance defines "impairment" as "a physiological disorder affecting one or more of a number of body systems or a mental or psychological disorder. ..."

6. Batterer Intervention: Program Approaches & Criminal Justice Strategies by Christine Smith, Kerry Healey, Chris O'Sullivan (1999)
"In practice, many psychologically oriented programs have moved away from the original stance that battering is caused primarily by psychological disorder ..."

7. Mental Health and Rural America, 1980-1993: 1980-1993: An Overview and by Morton O. Wagenfeld, J. Dennis Murray, Dennis F. Mohatt, Jeanne C. DeBruyn (1996)
"... and rural/ urban differences in psychological disorder in several states. One of their early studies was conducted in rural counties of Tennessee in ..."

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