Maladjustment

"Maladjustment" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "maladjustment"

  • Maladjustment
    • conjugal - Z63.0 Problems in relationship with spouse or partner
      • involving divorce or estrangement - Z63.5 Disruption of family by separation and divorce
    • educational - Z55.4 Educational maladjustment and discord with teachers and classmates
    • family - Z63.9 Problem related to primary support group, unspecified
    • marital - Z63.0 Problems in relationship with spouse or partner
      • involving divorce or estrangement - Z63.5 Disruption of family by separation and divorce
    • occupational NEC - Z56.89 Other problems related to employment
    • simple, adult - See: Disorder, adjustment;
    • situational - See: Disorder, adjustment;
    • social - Z60.9 Problem related to social environment, unspecified
      • due to
        • acculturation difficulty - Z60.3 Acculturation difficulty
        • discrimination and persecution (perceived) - Z60.5 Target of (perceived) adverse discrimination and persecution
        • exclusion and isolation - Z60.4 Social exclusion and rejection
        • life-cycle (phase of life) transition - Z60.0 Problems of adjustment to life-cycle transitions
        • rejection - Z60.4 Social exclusion and rejection
        • specified reason NEC - Z60.8 Other problems related to social environment

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Family: A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.

Rejection (Psychology): Non-acceptance, negative attitudes, hostility or excessive criticism of the individual which may precipitate feelings of rejection.