Where Are We Going? An Update on Assessment, Treatment, and Neurobiological Research in Dissociative Disorders as We Move Toward the DSM-5

@article{Brand2012WhereAW,
  title={Where Are We Going? An Update on Assessment, Treatment, and Neurobiological Research in Dissociative Disorders as We Move Toward the DSM-5},
  author={B. Brand and R. Lanius and E. Vermetten and R. Loewenstein and D. Spiegel},
  journal={Journal of Trauma \& Dissociation},
  year={2012},
  volume={13},
  pages={31 - 9}
}
This article provides an overview of the process of developing the 5th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) of the American Psychiatric Association with a focus on issues related to the trauma-related disorders, particularly the dissociative disorders (DD). We also discuss the highlights of research within the past 5 years in the assessment, treatment, and neurobiological basis of trauma disorders. Recent research shows that DD are associated with severe… Expand
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