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Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders(DSM)

  • By: Michael J. Constantino & Christopher M. Spofford
  • In: Encyclopedia of Counseling
  • Edited by: Frederick T. L. Leong
  • Subject:General Counseling & Psychotherapy, Counseling Psychology

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM, is an official classification system of mental disorders used in the United States and by many health professionals around the world. Published by the American ...

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