Disability List To Qualify For ESA Registration

Here is a list of general emotional/mental challenges and impairments that can be helped by an ESA:

  • Age-Related Cognitive Decline
  • Anxiety
  • Any Psychiatric Condition
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD or ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dyslexia
  • Emotionally Overwhelmed
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Social Phobia
  • Stress Problems

Here is a list of actual disorders from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Version 5 (DSM-5) that can qualify for ESA registration:

  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder Unspecified
  • Adjustment Disorder with Anxiety
  • Adjustment Disorder with Depressed Mood
  • Adjustment Disorder with Disturbance of Conduct
  • Adjustment Disorder with Mixed Anxiety and Depressed Mood
  • Adjustment Disorder with Mixed Disturbance of Emotions and Conduct
  • Agoraphobia without History of Panic Disorder
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Anxiety Disorder Due to Another Medical Condition
  • Anxiety Disorder NOS
  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, Predominantly hyperactive/impulsive presentation
  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, Predominantly inattentive presentation
  • Bipolar Disorder NOS
  • Bipolar I Disorder Most Recent Episode Depressed
  • Bipolar I Disorder Most Recent Episode Hypomanic
  • Bipolar I Disorder Most Recent Episode Manic
  • Bipolar I Disorder Most Recent Episode Mixed
  • Bipolar I Disorder, Most recent episode Unspecified
  • Bipolar II Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Depressive Disorder NOS
  • Dysthymic Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Insomnia Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder Recurrent
  • Mood Disorder NOS
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Other Specified Trauma and Stressor Related Disorder
  • Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia
  • Panic Disorder without Agoraphobia
  • Personality Disorder Due to General Medical Condition
  • Personality Disorder NOS
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Social Phobia
  • Specific Phobia: Situational Type
  • Trichotillomania
  • Unspecified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder

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