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What does DSMV stand for?

DSMV stands for Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders


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This is the fifth iteration of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, which presents the criteria for the classification and identification of mental disorders and is widely influential in the field and in associated areas concerned with psychiatric classification (e.
In a damning analysis of an upcoming revision of the influential Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), psychologists, psychiatrists and mental health experts said that its new categories and "tick-box" diagnosis systems were at best "silly" and at worst "worrying and dangerous,"
And it wasn't until 1973 that homosexuality was removed from the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.
Given the sweep of the APA's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), which takes in misbehavior ranging from rudeness to murder, it's fair to read this caveat to mean that anything bad people think, feel, say, or do can be interpreted as a symptom of a disease.
Psychiatrists literally vote their "mental disorders" into the profession's billing bible, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.