Chapter 25. Experience with the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders and Preparations for the Future

  1. Ihsan M. Salloum Professor of Psychiatry Director3,4 and
  2. Juan E. Mezzich Professor of Psychiatry Director Past President5,6
  1. Michael B. First Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Research Psychiatrist1,2

Published Online: 11 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470743485.ch25

Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects

Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects

How to Cite

First, M. B. (2009) Experience with the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders and Preparations for the Future, in Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects (eds I. M. Salloum and J. E. Mezzich), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470743485.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Division of Alcohol and Substance Abuse: Treatment and Research, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA

  2. 4

    Section on Classification, Diagnostic Assessment and Nomenclature, World Psychiatric Association, FL, USA

  3. 5

    International Center for Mental Health and Division of Psychiatric Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York University, NY, USA

  4. 6

    World Psychiatric Association, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Columbia University, NY, USA

  2. 2

    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAR 2009

Book Series:

  1. World Psychiatric Association Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Helen Herrman

Series Editor Information

  1. WPA Secretary for Publications, University of Melbourne, Australia

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470725696

Online ISBN: 9780470743485

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Keywords:

  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders - preparations for future;
  • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH);
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), classified among the Anxiety Disorders in DSM-IV;
  • epidemiological and clinical studies, demonstrating comorbidities among disorders;
  • obsessive-compulsive personality disorder (OCPD);
  • Neuroscience and Genetics white paper, noting current DSM definitions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • DSM-V Research Planning Phase I: Development of a Research Agenda

  • DSM-V Research Planning Phase II: Research Planning Conferences

  • Dimensional Approach to Personality Disorders Conference

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders Spectrum Conference

  • Likely Directions for DSM-V

  • References