Diagnostic and Statistical Manual
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is published by the American Psychiatric Association and is the standard classification of mental disorders. It includes the diagnostic codes, a set of diagnostic criteria and additional information on each disorder.
The current edition is the DSM-IV-TR (Fourth Edition, Text Revision). A new edition, DSM-V, is expected to be published in 2012.
Published On: July 22, 2010