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DSM-5 Danger: Misdiagnosis of Physical Conditions in Your Anxious Child

January 30, 2013

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Your child's anxiety may result in physical symptoms, but he could also be suffering from a physical ailment or condition. Don't look for DSM-5 to help make a correct diagnosis. Read more to find out why.
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DSM-5 Danger: Your Anxious Child’s Tantrums May Now Be a Disorder

January 24, 2013

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Your anxious kid may throw temper tantrums because all children throw temper tantrums. But those tantrums are now fodder for diagnosing an anxious child with a mental health disorder. Read on to find out more.
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Do Autism and Asperger Syndrome Belong in the Same Category? DSM-5 Says Yes

January 18, 2013

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The revised DSM-5 includes new conditions, such as Asperger syndrome, under the broad autism spectrum disorder classification, although not everyone agrees it should. Read on to learn more.
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DSM-5 Danger: What Happens to Your Anxious Child when ‘Normal’ Grief becomes Clinical Depression

January 10, 2013

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Normal grief and clinical depression may be totally different issues, although the DSM-5 now has the power to treat them as one in the same. Read to learn of the detrimental impact this may have on you and your anxious child.
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The Complete Guide to the 2013 DSM-5 and What the Changes Mean to You and Your Anxious Child

January 4, 2013

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A revised psychiatrist's "bible," or DSM-5, is making its official debut in May. Controversy has long been swirling around the changes, which could have an impact on the mental health care you and your anxious child receive.
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