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What is Affective Disorder and Treatment?

Discussion in 'General Substance Abuse Discussion' started by johnsmith121jsjs, Nov 25, 2018.

  1. The affective disorder is a mental disorder that is also known as a mood disorder. In this condition, a person mood is an extreme change. It’s a really rare condition and found is adults. Almost 20% of people in the world struggling with this condition. The main types of affective disorders are depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety disorder.

    We can treat the affective disorder problem in two ways. First is medication and the second one is therapy. Both are the best method to get completely overcome the affective disorder problem. To get the perfect treatment you need to choose the best hospital. There are thousands of hospital in India but choose the right one is a very difficult task.
    Last edited: Jun 21, 2019
  2. Dominica

    Dominica Recovery Advocate @ Moving Beyond Codependency Community Listener

    I agree that a combination of treatments can work... but try therapy for a while before jumping to meds.
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