Tag: DSM-5

Mental Health Disorders Redefined

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) is the 2013 update to the American Psychiatric Association’s (APA) classification and diagnostic tool. The DSM-5 was published on May 18, 2013, superseding the DSM-IV-TR, which was published in 2000.┬áIn most respects DSM-5 is not greatly changed from DSM-IV-TR, however some changes are worth …