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Study Guide to DSM-5®
Roberts, Laura Weiss, M.D., M.A., and Alan K. Louie, M.D.
American Psychiatric Association Publishing / Softcover / 2014-12-01 / 1585624640
The DSM / Psychiatry Residents' List
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The Study Guide to DSM-5® was designed as a companion volume to DSM-5® to help students, residents, and clinicians understand and apply the diagnostic criteria and key clinical concepts through a variety of learning tools. The Study Guide can stand alone as a training supplement to DSM-5® or be paired with Clinical Cases as comprehensive instruction for understanding and applying DSM-5®.

The Guide possesses a multitude of features that will benefit both learner and instructor:

• The structure of the Guide mirrors DSM-5®'s organization around diagnostic categories, and diagnostic criteria sets from DSM-5® are included.
• Content and features are consistent across the chapters, with each including an introduction, learning objectives, pearls, in-depth discussion of the diagnosis, epidemiology tables, clinical vignettes, approach to the diagnosis, getting a history, self-assessment questions and answers, and recommended readings.
• Key clinical vignettes exemplify diagnostic criteria while reflecting the complexity of real-life scenarios. In addition, guidelines are offered for resolving issues of diagnostic ambiguity.
• Checklists, definitions, and questions for self-assessment are located at key points throughout the guide, allowing readers to test their understanding of DSM-5® and helping teachers to focus on the most critical issues.

Engagingly written, the Study Guide to DSM-5® introduces learners to DSM-5® and provides them with the tools they need to fully understand and deftly apply DSM-5® concepts and criteria.

Contents:

Preface. Part One: Foundations. The role of diagnosis in clinical care. Psychiatric data-gathering. Understanding DSM-5 and its application, evolution. Part Two: DSM-5 diagnostic categories. Neurodevelopmental disorders. Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders. Bipolar and related disorders. Depressive disorders. Anxiety disorders. Obsessive-compulsive and related disorders. Trauma- and stressor-related disorders. Dissociative disorders. Somatic symptom disorders. Eating and feeding disorders. Elimination disorders. Sleep-wake disorders. Sexual dysfunctions. Gender dysphoria. Disruptive, impulse control, and conduct disorders. Substance-related and addictive disorders. Neurocognitive disorders. Personality disorders. Paraphilic disorders. Section three of DSM-5. Part Three: Related materials. Appendixes.

About the Author:

Laura Weiss Roberts, M.D., M.A., is Chief, Psychiatry Service, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine. She is Editor-in-Chief of Academic Psychiatry.

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