Introduction to the structure and uses of the DSM
5 for diagnosing mental and emotional disorders.
Limits and weaknesses of these
approaches--especially with regard to
sociocultural differences--and alternatives to
them. How to use these systems effectively in the
context of relational, biopsychosocialspiritual,
systemic interventions, and in culturally diverse
environments. Current knowledge, theory, and
issues regarding selected disorders and their