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explain the key strengths and limitations of the psychiatric classification system
he Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is currently the most frequently used way of standardizing and defining psychological disorders. However, the classification systems such as DSM have advantages and disadvantages. [ The major weakness of DSM is that it judges symptoms superficially and ignores other possible important factors. The major strength of DSM is that it
enables categorization of psychological disorders. ]
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User: explain the key strengths and limitations of the psychiatric classification system

Weegy: he Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is currently the most frequently used way of standardizing and defining psychological disorders. However, the classification systems such as DSM have advantages and disadvantages. [ The major weakness of DSM is that it judges symptoms superficially and ignores other possible important factors. The major strength of DSM is that it enables categorization of psychological disorders. ]
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User: explain the key strengths and limitations of the psychiatric classification system





Weegy: The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is currently the most frequently used way of standardizing and defining psychological disorders. However, the classification systems such as DSM have advantages and disadvantages. [ The major weakness of DSM is that it judges symptoms superficially and ignores other possible important factors. The major strength of DSM is that it enables categorization of psychological disorders. ]
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