How to use Dsm-iv in a sentence
For example, conducting an anamnesis and establishing a DSM-IV diagnosis are worked with.
It's an extensive issue; too long to cover here but to learn more about bipolar disorder and or manic depressive disorder you can read the DSM-IV.
The types of depression currently listed in the DSM-IV provide individuals with a closer examination of their symptoms.
While chronic lying is not a psychological disorder recognized by the DSM-IV (the Diagnostic Manual used by health care professionals to diagnose mental disorders), it has been associated with other issues.
Although there is some disagreement over what criteria should be used to diagnose Tourette syndrome, the most common aid in the diagnosis is the DSM-IV.Advertisement
The DSM-IV outlines suggested diagnostic criteria for a variety of conditions, including Tourette syndrome.
Some physicians criticize the DSM-IV criteria, arguing that they do not include the full range of behaviors and symptoms seen in Tourette syndrome.
For these reasons many physicians use their clinical judgment as well as the DSM-IV criteria as a guide to diagnosing Tourette syndrome.
Alcoholism, or alcohol dependence, is described in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) as "A maladaptive pattern of alcohol use, leading to clinically significant impairment or distress."
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) classifies narcolepsy as a sleep disorder in the fourth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM-IV.Advertisement
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) defined four tic disorders in the fourth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM-IV.
Although the editors of DSM-IV stated in 2000 that IED "is apparently rare," a group of researchers in Chicago reported in 2004 that it is more common than previously thought.
Psychologists and psychiatrists typically use the criteria listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition (DSM-IV) as a guideline for diagnosis of bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.
Its more precise classification is a result of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, fourth edition (DSM-IV) system for characterizing and diagnosing mental and behavioral disorders.
In order to diagnose AD/HD, psychologists and other mental health professionals typically use the criteria listed in the DSM-IV.Advertisement
Also, for a complete diagnosis, DSM-IV requires that some symptoms develop before age seven, and that they significantly impair functioning in two or more settings (e.g., home and school) for a period of at least six months.
There are five pervasive developmental disorders in the Diagnostic Statistical Manual, Fourth Edition (DSM-IV) including autism and PDD-NOS.
The PDD category in the DSM IV is complex, making identification of certain conditions difficult.
Pervasive developmental disorder is a category in the DSM-IV that outlines the different disorders on the autism spectrum.
In fact, a December 2008 Neuropsychology Review article analyzed the apparent recovery of children who were previously diagnosed with autism and no longer met the DSM-IV clinical definition of autism after treatment.Advertisement
However, other symptoms must be present to meet the diagnostic criteria outlined in the DSM IV.
The DSM IV makes a clear distinction between Aspergers and other pervasive developmental disorders in that the condition does not include the profound delays in communication and cognitive development.
The current diagnostic manual, the DSM-IV is undergoing some considerable changes that may help clarify the diagnosis but it may also be a source of controversy.
The disappearance of Asperger's syndrome as a formal diagnosis in the DSM-IV does not mean that the Asperger's designation will disappear as well.
Currently, Aspergers is a specific diagnosis in the DSM-IV but some doctors may diagnose a person who meets the criteria for AS with high functioning autism or PDD-NOS.Advertisement
There are five pervasive developmental disorders in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, also known as the DSM-IV.