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Beyond the Dsm Story: Ethical Quandaries, Challenges, and Best Practices Karen P Eriksen

Beyond the Dsm Story: Ethical Quandaries, Challenges, and Best Practices

Karen P Eriksen

Published October 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781452235882
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280 pages
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Beyond the DSM Story presents challenges to the Diagnostic Statistical Model (DSM) system from ethical and cultural perspectives, critically evaluating its fit with other professional and theoretical orientations. It offers possible solutions or bestMoreBeyond the DSM Story presents challenges to the Diagnostic Statistical Model (DSM) system from ethical and cultural perspectives, critically evaluating its fit with other professional and theoretical orientations. It offers possible solutions or best practices for addressing ethical, theoretical, and contextual quandaries, along with experiential activities that challenge the reader to think critically about both the problems and the solutions associated with DSM diagnosis. Beyond the DSM Story presents an atheoretical model for incorporating alternative models with DSM assessment. Instructors, students and practitioners will benefit from this critical appraisal of the DSM.