By Cindy del Rosario | Sun, 05/05/2013 - 14:20
The federal government's organization devoted to mental health research will try to improve psychiatric diagnoses, first by abandoning the long-revered Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).
By Martin Grens | Fri, 12/21/2012 - 09:25
Dropping the Asperger's diagnosis in the new DSM, due out this spring, has caused consternation for some families.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:42
Some mental health professionals are concerned about the inclusion of disruptive mood dysregulation disorder, which will appear in the latest version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.
By Makini Brice | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 10:04
The changes to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the closest thing to a manual for those in the psychiatric and psychological professions, are in.
By Christine Hsu | Thu, 10/11/2012 - 14:09
People can really be addicted to sex, according to a new study.
By Amber Moore | Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:01
Kids who spend a lot of time on the internet may soon be classified as being addicted to it.