Conversion Disorder: Unraveling the Mystery

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Explore conversion disorder, a mental health condition where psychological stress manifests as physical symptoms.

Conversion Disorder?

The disorder originates from psychological conflict, translating emotional pain into physical ailments, often neurological.

Psychological Origin

Symptoms include weakness, tremors, seizures, and paralysis, not aligned with any recognized neurological or medical condition.

Common Symptoms

Conversion disorder often emerges post stressful events, trauma, or emotional turmoil, as the mind-body connection reacts.

1. Stress Trigger

Diagnosis involves ruling out neurological and other physical conditions, with a thorough examination and patient’s history analysis.

2. Diagnosis

Psychotherapy aids in addressing underlying psychological issues, easing emotional conflicts triggering physical symptoms.

3. Psychological Support

For symptoms like weakness or paralysis, physical therapy helps improve mobility and motor functions.

4. Physical Therapy

Learning stress management techniques, including relaxation and coping strategies, is crucial in mitigating symptoms.

5. Stress Management

While no specific medication treats conversion disorder, addressing associated anxiety or depression can be beneficial.

6. Medication

Addressing the psychological roots, managing stress, and tailored therapies carve the path to managing and overcoming conversion disorder.

Road to Recovery

Dr. Sanjay Jain

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