situational psychosis


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Related to situational psychosis: Situational depression, situational anxiety

sit·u·a·tion·al psy·cho·sis

a transitory but severe emotional disorder caused in a predisposed person by a seemingly unbearable situation.

sit·u·a·tion·al psy·cho·sis

(sich'ū-ā'shŭn-ăl sī-kō'sis)
A transitory but severe emotional disorder caused in a predisposed person by a seemingly unbearable situation.

situational psychosis

Psychosis due to excessive stress in an unbearable environmental situation.
See also: psychosis
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