DSM-5-TR: INVISIBLE SECTIONS
March 10 @ 8:00 am - 12:45 pm$95.00
John C. Simoneaux, Ph.D.
- Describe the DSM-5-TR “Basics” chapter and discuss important information contained in this section.
- Demonstrate various but little-known conventions in making a DSM-5-TR diagnosis as outlined in the section titled “Use of the Manual”.
- Discuss the need for caution in using DSM-5 for forensic purposes.
- List and describe assessment measures, the impact of culture, and alternative models for personality disorders.
- Critique and describe conditions for further study.
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – Login
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
- The invisible sections – what are they and why we should read them
- “Basics” of DSM – development of a new DSM – how it works
- Organizational structure, key concepts, culture, discrimination
- How to use the manual – subtypes/specifiers, other/unspecified – what it all means
- Can we still use clinical judgment
- Coding and Recording Procedures
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Break
10:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
- DSM-5-TR and legal matters – cautions and warnings
- Assessment measures, the good, bad, and ugly
- Culture and race – impact on diagnoses
- What happened to Axis II disorders – emerging trends in personality disorders
- Conditions for further study – which ones will make it to the big leagues?
12:45 p.m. Adjournment
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