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Types of Disorders
Older Terms: Neurosis, Psychosis
DSM-IV-TR = Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th Edition, Text Revision)
gives objective, measurable criteria for diagnosing psychological disorders
Does not suggest therapies or treatments
Does not discuss possible causes