A mood disorder is a mental health problem that primarily affects a person’s emotional state. People with mood disorder experienced the roller coaster of emotions. Sometimes people experience long period of extreme sadness, extreme happiness and both. These are fluctuations in mood that come and go. When your mood starts to have an impact on your daily activities and in your social, educational, and vocational relationships, you may be suffering from a mood disorder. According to DSM – V, mood disorders are separated into Depressive disorders & Bipolar disorders.
Prevalence of Mood Disorder