The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition ( DSM- 5) is the update to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, the taxonomic and diagnostic tool published by the American Psychiatric Association ( APA). In the United States, the DSM serves as the principal authority for psychiatric diagnoses.
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American Psychiatric Association Publishing offers psychiatry journals, books, articles, courses, and other psychiatric research materials at its online store. APA’ s Long History Began With Focus on Enlightened Care. This year marks APA’ s 175th anniversary.