Tag Archives: Mnemonics for diagnostic criteria of DSM mental disorders

Mnemonics for diagnostic criteria of DSM mental disorders

Neurodevelopmental disorders Intellectual disability ‘During development Intellects adapt by conceptual, social and practical support.’ Onset during developmental period. Deficits in intellectual functions. Deficits in adaptive functioning. Severity defined on the basis of adaptive functioning in conceptual, social and practical domains that determine the level of supports required. Language disorder ‘Express or Comprehend words, sentences, discourses […]