What Do You Have to Say About the New DSM?
June 5, 2012
Want your voice to be heard when the American Psychiatric Association (APA) publishes the upcoming fifth edition of the
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
(DSM-5)? The organization is now taking comments on its most recent draft and welcomes opinions until June 15, 2012. Simply
to participate in the public commentary period. This will be the third time the draft has been made available for comment and will be the final opportunity for feedback on the text. A final version of the text will be presented to the Board of Trustees of the American Psychiatric Association later this year in order to meet a May 2013 publication date.
Interested in reading what is new in the DSM-5? APA provides an ongoing list of the
The World Health Organization (WHO) will be releasing the eleventh edition of the
International Classification of Diseases
(ICD-11) in 2015. If you are interested in participating in the revision, making comments, or reviewing proposals, visit the
to register. Want more information about how the ICD-11 update will affect you? Visit the
ICD-11 fact sheet
for more information.
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