ERIC Number: EJ243585
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
DSM-III: A Comprehensive Approach to Diagnosis.
Williams, Janet B.W.
Social Work, v26 n2 p101-06 Mar 1981
Describes the rationale for and composition of the multiaxial system for evaluation incorporated in the new edition of the American Psychiatric Association's diagnostic manual. The system includes five axes which evalute individuals in psychological, behavioral, and physical areas. (RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A