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Carmen Gill, Ph.D., LPCC, ACS, NCC, reviews major structural and diagnostic changes in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders regarding the diagnoses of depression and bipolar spectrum. Participants will also learn about these diagnostic categories and review criteria sets. Dr. Gill is an associate professor for Florida Atlantic University’s counseling programs and a co-author of the American Counseling Association bestselling book, DSM-5 Learning Companion for Counselors. This is the fourth webinar in a series of seven about the DSM-5.
Summarize the basic tenets of Dr. Carman Gill’s webinar presentation.
Discuss the major structural and diagnostic changes to the Depressive Disorders within the DSM-5.
Provide an overview of the Depressive disorders diagnostic categories and criteria sets .