Provisional Tic Disorder (DSM-5)

This disorder, formerly known as Transient Tic Disorder, involves single or multiple motor and/or vocal tics that arise early during childhood (for example, in school-age children. Transient tics occur in 3-8 per...
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Depressive Disorder with Seasonal Pattern

This is a sub-disorder under Depressive Disorders and applies to a pattern of major depressive episodes that occurs in line with seasonal changes. Winter-type seasonal pattern is most-common, especially in higher latitudes. The essential...
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Specific Learning Disorder

This developmental disorder involves difficulties learning and using academic skills. “Specific Learning Disorder” has become the umbrella term for mathematics, reading, and written expression disorders in the updated DSM-5....
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Language Disorder

Language disorder is a neurodevelopment condition with onset during childhood development. More specifically, classified as a communication disorder, the core diagnostic features of language disorder are difficulties in the...
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Schizophrenia & Psychosis

Catatonia

Catatonia is not a disorder in and of itself, but a possible symptom of several known disorders, especially those classified on the psychotic spectrum. Catatonia is experienced by up to...
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Somatic Symptom Disorder

Somatic symptom disorder has replaced what was formerly known as “Somatization Disorder” in previous editions of the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (DSM). It reflects a great...
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