ERIC Number: EJ589228
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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DSM-IV and Internalizing Disorders: Modifications, Limitations, and Utility.
Callahan, Serena Ashmore; Panichelli-Mindel, Susan M.; Kendall, Philip C.
School Psychology Review, v25 n3 p297-307 1996
Presents a summary of the "Diagnostic Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders" (DSM) criteria for childhood anxiety and depression disorders, as well as modifications in the diagnostic criteria from DSM-III-R to DSM-IV. Discusses the utility of DSM-IV for school psychologists, including delineating essential criteria for diagnosis and the need to determine the functional impact of a disorder. Examines potential limitations of the DSM-IV. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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