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Pediatric PTSD in the DSM-5 and the Forensic Interview of Traumatized Youth.

@article{Tedeschi2017PediatricPI,
  title={Pediatric PTSD in the DSM-5 and the Forensic Interview of Traumatized Youth.},
  author={Frank K Tedeschi and S. Billick},
  journal={The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law},
  year={2017},
  volume={45 2},
  pages={
          175-183
        }
}
  • Frank K Tedeschi, S. Billick
  • Published 2017
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
  • Since the Third Edition, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) has increasingly incorporated developmentally informed criteria for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) because of recognition that children and adolescents can manifest PTSD differently from adults. The most recent edition, DSM-5, among other changes, has introduced a developmental subtype for children six years of age or younger. As pediatric PTSD features very prominently in both civil and criminal… CONTINUE READING
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