ERIC Number: EJ478997
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
DSM-IV: Empirical, Accessible, Not Yet Ideal.
Nathan, Peter E.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v50 n1 p103-10 Jan 1994
Highlights some of the achievements of the process of drafting "Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders" (DSM-IV) and attempts to evaluate accomplishments of DSM-IV process as function of the major goals established for it. Describes development of DSM-IV, criteria for changes, and definitions of mental disorders. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A