Severe distress impaired function 2 internal source

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Unformatted text preview: If 1)  Clinically significant detriment !  Severe distress, impaired function 2)  Internal source !  source of distress / impairment located within the person 3)  Involuntary manifestation !  cannot be a deliberate, voluntary decision DSM Multiaxial Classification System !  Axis I – Major Clinical Syndromes !  schizophrenia, mood, anxiety, somatoform, and dissociative disorders, sexual, gender identity, eating, and sleep disorders, etc. -child disorders (autism), brain disorders !  Axis II - Personality Disorders !  antisocial, borderline, histrionic, narcissistic, avoidant -long term mal-adaptive pesonalities, psychopath !  Axis III - General Medical Conditions !  infectious and parasitic diseases, diseases of the blood, nervous system, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, and genitourinary systems !  Axis IV - Psychosocial and Environmental Problems !  stress associated with problems with social support, one’s environment, the legal system, etc. -job problems, housing issues, trouble...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course PSYC 100 taught by Professor All during the Fall '08 term at Queens University.

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