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Sii personalitydisordersandmentalretardation axisiii

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Unformatted text preview: ology, 5e – Chapter 3 Most widely used classification system in the US Multiaxial Uses 5 axes (branches of information) to develop a full clinical picture People usually receive a diagnosis on either Axis I or Axis II, but they may receive diagnoses on both The DSM­IV­TR 21 Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Lifetime Prevalence of DSM­IV­TR Diagnoses 22 Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Axis I Most frequently diagnosed disorders, except personality disorders and mental retardation The DSM­IV­TR 23 Comer, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology, 5e – Chapter 3 Axis II Personality disorders and mental retardation Axis III Long­standing problems Relevant general medical conditions Axis IV Psychosocial...
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