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
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…
Expand your school counseling go-to interventions, tools & "tricks"! Inspired by Solution Focused Therapy, this School Counselor Toolbox features engaging, developmentally appropriate tools that can used with students to help them recognize their strengths, resiliencies, hopes, & possibilities in the face of whatever challenges they are experiencing.