Possible Causes for Low Self Esteem in USA

  • Postpartum Depression
    Low Self-Esteem

    Feelings of low self-esteem and self-worth will be prominent. … Women go through emotional insecurity and anxiety which can lead to depression and low self-esteem.[1]

  • Dysthymic Disorder
    Low Self-Esteem

    Presence of two or more of the following while depressed: Poor appetite or overeating Insomnia or hypersomnia Low energy or fatigue Low self-esteem Poor concentration or difficulty … [2]

  • Anorexia Nervosa
    Low Self-Esteem

    Some predisposing factors in eating disorders include: Female sex Difficulty discussing negative emotions Low self-esteem Family history of any kinds of eating disorders  … [3]

  • Severe Depressive Episode
    Low Self-Esteem

    self-esteem. … depressive disorder (MDD) is a mental disorder that is characterized by a pervasive and persistent low mood often accompanied by a loss of interest in everyday activities and low[4]

  • Childhood Depression
    Low Self-Esteem

    self-esteem and feeling of low self-worth Feeling sensitive to rejection Feelings of guilt Feelings of hopelessness Feeling angry and irritable Difficulty with relationships … following are symptoms of depression: Feelings of sadness; crying Low interest in hobbies and activities and the inability to find satisfaction and joy in favorite activities Low[5]

  • Sexual Abuse Victim
    Low Self-Esteem
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Low Self-Esteem Self-Mutilation Self-Inflicted Wound

    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neurodevelopmental psychiatric disorder. Children and youngsters with ADHD present with one or more of the following signs and symptoms: Lack of attention to details Average or below average memory, have trouble remembering most things  Easily distracted…[6]

  • Depression
    Low Self-Esteem Self Mutilation Self-Inflicted Wound

    Depression is a type of mood disorder characterized by low mood and state of aversion. Individuals living with this condition often exhibit signs of sadness, helplessness, irritability, anxiousness and restlessness. Individuals affected with depression usually experience several bouts of depressive episodes. The…[7]

  • Cleft Palate
    Low Self-Esteem

    Cleft palate is a common congenital craniofacial anomaly. The clinical features of cleft palate are due to an open hole between the nasal cavity and the oral cavity. During speech, there is entry of air into the nasal cavity which leads to a nasal quality in the voice. There are also other speech problems such as…[8]

  • Reactive Depression
    Low Self-Esteem Self-Inflicted Wound

    Reactive depression (situational depression) is a usually transient depression precipitated by something intensely sad or distressing.[9]

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms


  1. Postpartum Depression, Symptoma
  2. Dysthymic Disorder, Symptoma
  3. Anorexia Nervosa, Symptoma
  4. Severe Depressive Episode, Symptoma
  5. Childhood Depression, Symptoma
  6. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Symptoma
  7. Depression, Symptoma
  8. Cleft Palate, Symptoma
  9. Reactive Depression, Symptoma