Before you call a type of behaviour a disorder, it should cause enduring patterns that deviate from the expectations of society. These are some of the symptoms of a disorder. Writers need to know about personality disorders if they are going to write about them. These are only brief definitions of patterns of behaviour. Do…
This list of websites for therapists represents some of the best therapy resources on the internet today. Enjoy! Shelley Klammer - Registered Counsellor 1. Psychology Today - Blogs by therapists and a wide variety of topics discussed on mental health issues. 2. Good Therapy Blog - Advocating for ethical therapy....
DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders)- The DSM-5, published in 2013 is the latest version of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. This chart lists major disorders only. DSM-5 DSM-IV / ICD-9 Disorder Name Description A - Neurodevelopmental Disorders A05 299.00 Autism