Proposed DSM-5 Changes for Child Psychiatry
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 1, Number 1, May 2010
Caroline Fisher, PhD, MD
The DSM-5 proposed diagnostic criteria have been put out for public view, in advance of field testing, on www.DSM5.org. While the proposed changes are many, those most pertinent to child psychiatry are described in this article.
Caroline Fisher, PhD
Training director and Chief of Child Psychiatry at Samaritan Health Systems in Corvallis, OR and the Editor in Chief of the Carlat Child Psychiatry Report.
Dr. Fisher has disclosed that she has no relevant relationships or financial interests in any commercial company pertaining to this educational activity.