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By On December 14th, 2012

DSM to Recognize Hoarders

The newly adopted DSM-5 has already made quite an impact on the mental health community. I’ve already covered changes for autism diagnoses and transgender. Also, for the first time, “hoarding disorder” will be an independant diagnosis from obsessive-compulsive disorder. As Christine Roberts reports for the NY Daily News, the disorder is defined as “persistent difficulty…

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