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DSM-5: The Future of Psychiatric Diagnosis (2011)

Publication of the fifth edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) in May 2013 will mark one the most anticipated events in the mental health field.  As part of the development process, the preliminary draft revisions to the current diagnostic criteria for psychiatric diagnoses were available for review.
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Consultation Body
American Psychiatric Association
England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Please visit The Psychologist News webpage to view the response of the Vice-Chair of the DSM-5 Task Force to the Society's comments on the preliminary draft revisions.

Consultation Close Date
15 Jun 2011
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