Diagnosing Personality Disorders
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 6, Number 9, September 2008
Topics: Personality Disorders
This split between Axis I and II came about in 1980 with the publication of DSM-III. It came out of a concern that disorders like personality disorders, learning disorders, mental retardation and autism could be overlooked because other, more florid disorders would take everyone’s attention.