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Discuss the major changes and additions, from DSM-IV-TR to DSM-5 for depression, anxiety and trauma- and stressor-related disorders and the impact it may have on counselors in recognizing and treating these disorders.
Understand major changes found within the depressive, anxiety and trauma- and stressor-related disorders chapters of the DSM-5
Examine key diagnostic changes, such as the addition of new disorders and changes to coding, recording, and specifiers for depressive, anxiety and trauma- and stressor-related disorders
Reflect upon how these changes and additions may impact counselors, specifically in regards to recognizing and treating depressive, anxiety, and trauma- and stressor-related disorders
Source: DSM-5 Learning Companion for Counselors by Stephanie F. Dailey, Carman S. Gill, Shannon L. Karl and Casey A. Barrio Minton