Contains the DSM-5, the most current resource for diagnosing and assessing mental disorders. Also included are the DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis, a resource for students and clinicians learning the process of psychiatric diagnosis, and DSM-5 Clinical Case Studies which represent the mental disorders presented in the DSM-5 and provide diagnostic concepts, symptoms and severity of each disorder, comorbidities, age of onset and development, dimensionality across disorders, and gender and cultural implications.
Government & Military Sources
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, National Center for PTSD
This database will provide definitions from sources such as The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, The Encyclopedia of Stress, The Encyclopedia of Women's Health, The Encyclopedia of Public Health. As reference sources, they provide useful background information but are not considered to be research resources.