Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: adjustment disorder

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in adjustment disorder.



This document provides information on adjustment disorder. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Sam Wilson, School of Medicine, University of Aberdeen and validated by Dr Paul Moran, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London.

Published 1 September 2008