A Patient Broke My Ability to Cope: A Story from a Nurse

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Adjustment Disorder stemmed from a moment that changed by life. On January 8th, 2020 an incident occurring working on a Mental Health Intensive Care unit lead to a diagnosis of Adjustment Disorder.

Two thoughts are likely popping up: 1. “Wow, what awful thing happened?” and 2. “What the heck is Adjustment…