Adult's issues and problems range from traditional diagnoses to problems that are reflective of the burdens and responsibilities of their age. Adults are in the position of being totally responsible for themselves and at times being totally responsible for others as well. As adults, they may be contending with their own issues from childhood and adolescence or they may be confronted with the problems of others that occur within their families and their relationships. They may be having to cope with problems that first emerge in adulthood. The problems in adults that we most frequently treat include.