Cognitive disorders may impact various brain functions, including communication, judgment, memory, or perception. People from all walks of life can experience a change in their cognitive functions due to medical conditions, injuries, or complications from anxiety, mood, or psychotic disorders.
Signs of a cognitive disorder may include:
- Decline in motor control
- Loss of short-term or long-term memory
- Identity confusion
- Impaired judgment
With treatment cognitive functions for many patients can be improved bringing with it an improved quality of life.