The Future of Diagnosis

Terry Marks-Tarlow Big Question “In light of the new DSM-5 release and the NIMH’s proposed RDoC framework – what is the future for mental disorder classification and diagnosis?”   I believe that the future of psychiatric diagnosis is one...

The Future of Diagnosis

The Big Question “In light of the new DSM-5 release and the NIMH’s proposed RDoC framework – what is the future for mental disorder classification and diagnosis?” THE BIG QUESTION is a regular activity for our Panel of Experts to weigh in...

A New Classification System

A New Classification System The newly released Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) has made a number of modest alterations to the previous DSM-IV, but at the core it remains a dictionary, describing clusters of symptoms, to ensure clinicians...