This updated edition of Dr. Munson's highly acclaimed book provides clear, consistently organized expositions of every disorder in the DSM-IV-TR. It also offers a detailed explanation of the DSM-IV-TR multi-axial system, including guidelines and examples of treatment planning. This is the only guide to applying the new culture-bound syndromes; it includes a detailed case example of preparing a cultural formulation. Features 81 illustrations, including color-coded supplemental visuals highlighting the diagnostic criteria for disorders most frequently encountered in clinical practice. To view an excerpt online, find the book in our QuickSearch catalog at www.HaworthPress.com.Munson, Carlton E. is the author of 'Mental Health Diagnostic Desk Reference Visual Guides and More for Learning to Use the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (Dsm-Iv-Tr)', published 2001 under ISBN 9780789014658 and ISBN 0789014653.