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Unformatted text preview: on is impractical, analog observations are used in artificial settings Clinical Observations
Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Selfmonitoring People observe themselves and carefully record certain behaviors, feelings, or cognitions as they occur over time Clinical Observations
Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Lists of categories, disorders, and symptom descriptions, with guidelines for assignment Focus on clusters of symptoms (syndromes) In current use in the US: DSMIVTR Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th edition), Text Revision Classification Systems
Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Published in 1994, revised in 2000 (TR)
Lists approximately 400 disorders Listed in the inside back flap of your text Describes criteria for diagnoses, key clinical features, and related features which are often but not always present DSMIVTR
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