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Experts Discuss Changes, Updates in DSM-5
May 22, 2013

 The much awaited and debated Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition, made its debut at the American Psychiatric Association Annual meeting, and with it came excitement and concerns over the changes found within. To address these concerns, a panel of experts shared insights and highlights as well as how these changes may affect clinical practice.

The eating disorders section underwent some organizational changes, reported Evelyn Attia, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, Director of the Eating Disorders Research Program at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Director of the Columbia Center for Eating Disorders at Columbia University Medical Center. 

Read more:  http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/conference-reports/apa2013/content/article/10168/2143387

 

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