The Mad Among Us: A History of the Care of America's

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Candidate Agreements approved by the Board prior to June 18, 2015 will not be effected by the new rule. She wanted to be better equipped to help them and bring them a sense of hope. Sumner later serves as chair of the Howard University psychology department. The International DSM-5 Response Committee -- named after the upcoming fifth incarnation of that diagnostic manual -- plans to launch a campaign next month aimed at blocking the manual's May 20 release.

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Publisher: Free Press; 1St Edition edition (February 21, 1994)

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