Wednesday, May 27, 2009

mobbing and post-traumatic embitterment disorder

Bitterness as mental illness? - Los Angeles Times
Bitter behavior is so common and deeply destructive that some psychiatrists are urging it be identified as a mental illness under the name post-traumatic embitterment disorder.
This makes sense to me. PTED isn't the only response to mobbing, of course, but it may be the most obvious one.