DSM Derailed?

DSM Derailed?

The latest version of the bible of mental disorders has been in trouble. But do diagnostic manuals matter? Plus, what might come next, and the takeaway for the rest of the world.Photo from Shutterstock.

What the DSM-5 Changes Mean for You

The good, the bad, and the indifferent in the DSM-5

7 Reasons that the DSM-5 should be rated "R"

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Got an Anger Disorder? Not According to the DSM.

There’s diagnostic labels for anxiety and for depression. Why not for anger?

Physical Illnesses May Soon Be Labeled “Mental Disorders”

The new DSM may erroneously label some physical illnesses as mental illnesses.

TLCs & Universal Cures

18 ways to improve your life that don't include going to counseling

NIMH: A Requiem for DSM - and its Critics

A new generation will reject DSM, and the anti-biological critics of DSM too

Your Physical Illness May Now Be Labeled a Mental Disorder

DSM-5 adds Somatic Symptom Disorder to the list of mental illnesses.

A Perfect Storm for Psychiatry

The rising suicide rate and the trashing of DSM-5