Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–5)
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–5) is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health. Their dedication and hard work have yielded an authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment, and research.
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DSM–5 is the standard classification of mental disorders used by mental health professionals in the United States. Learn more about the development of DSM–5, important criteria and history.
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