(redirected from neurotic disorder)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to neurotic disorder: Psychotic disorder
References in periodicals archive ?
3 percent increase from the year 2000 in the number of days employees were absent from work due to anxiety, stress and neurotic disorders.
Kernberg, a professor of psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College and Training and Supervising Analyst at Columbia University's Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, provides an over-view of new and old theoretical perspectives and clinical approaches to love and aggression in borderline personality disorder and more "normal" neurotic disorders.
The psychiatric hospital currently has 130 beds, divided into four departments (wards), one for assessment, two for severe psychotic disorders and one for neurotic disorders, as the hospital described them.
They are prescribed for people with pain or neurotic disorders.
In the subsequent document, 12 neurotic disorders were eliminated, even though the word "neurosis" was important clinically in helping to describe a spectrum of anxiety in which the person in distress wanted relief.