The DSM, or Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, is the standard reference work used in the United States for diagnosing mental illness. Here in Europe many psychiatrists prefer the International Classification of Diseases or ICD. But the DSM is still influential. So it matters to us in Britain that when it publishes its revised guidelines in DSM-5 in May 2013 it is expected gently to shepherd more troubled children in the direction of the prescription pad.
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