Psychological Disorders by Samantha karp

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Unformatted text preview: 10/31/10 Samantha Karp Axia Click to edit Master subtitle style Psychological Disorders Samantha Karp Axia Click icon to add picture 10/31/10 Samantha Karp Axia Classifying Psychological Disorders  Psychological disorders are classified by the most widely used classifying scheme, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM). The most recent edition being called the DSM-IV. The DSM gives information on overall functions, not just a diagnosis. Samantha Karp Axia 10/31/10 Samantha Karp Axia DSM-IV Has 5 different axis to help classify disorders Axis I Axis II Axis III Axis IV Axis V Clinical Syndromes- impair functions and are stressful to the individual Personality Disorders- ingrained and maladaptive way to relating with others General Medical Conditions- chronic and acute illnesses Psychosocial & Environmental Problems- stressors in the...
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This note was uploaded on 10/30/2010 for the course FIN 320 ASDFI taught by Professor Asdf during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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