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DSM-V, the fifth edition of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, is due for publication in May. Here's a sneak preview of some new mental disorder categories.
Psychiatric Diagnosis by the People's Choice
Lawrence Diller, M.D.
Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrician, Author, UCSF Clinca...
The American Psychiatric Association plans to release the newest edition of America's psychiatric bible, the DSM, in 2013. The effort to determine what constitutes normal and abnormal behavior in America is apparently an ongoing process.
Revisions to Psychiatry's 'Bible' Have People Crying Overmedication -- But Don't Freak Out Just Yet
Kaitlin Bell Barnett
Author, "Dosed: The Medication Generation Grows Up"; Blogger, ...
For what might strike a lot of people as inside baseball, the debate over the upcoming edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders is garnering a lot of media attention.
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