Mental disorders as networks of problems: a review of recent insights

  title={Mental disorders as networks of problems: a review of recent insights},
  author={Eiko I Fried and Claudia D. van Borkulo and Ang{\'e}lique O. J. Cramer and Lynn Boschloo and Robert Anton Schoevers and Denny Borsboom},
  booktitle={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
The network perspective on psychopathology understands mental disorders as complex networks of interacting symptoms. Despite its recent debut, with conceptual foundations in 2008 and empirical foundations in 2010, the framework has received considerable attention and recognition in the last years. This paper provides a review of all empirical network studies published between 2010 and 2016 and discusses them according to three main themes: comorbidity, prediction, and clinical intervention… CONTINUE READING
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