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The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders included numerous changes from the previous editions. In this webinar, the first in a series of seven, Stephanie F. Dailey, Ed.D., LPC, NCC, ACS, reviews major structural, philosophical, and diagnostic changes in this new edition. She also discusses a new diagnostic category, gender dysphoria, and reviews criteria sets for adolescents/adults and children. Dr. Dailey is an assistant professor of counseling at Argosy University and a co-author of the American Counseling Association bestselling book, DSM-5 Learning Companion for Counselors.
Summarize the basic tenets of Stephanie F. Dailey, Ed.D., LPC, NCC, ACS webinar presentation: General Introduction & Gender Dysphoria.
Discuss major structural and philosophical changes to the DSM-5.
Discuss major diagnostic changes to the DSM-5 and general practice implications.