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The Neuropsychology of Executive Functioning and the DSM-5

  • Cecil R. Reynolds
  • Arthur MacNeill HortonJr.
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Abstract

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) is the primary source for diagnostic classification in the United States. The DSM provides standard criteria for the diagnosis and classification of mental disorders and is used extensively by clinicians, researchers, government agencies, managed care companies, and pharmaceutical companies in the United States and in other countries (APA, 2000).

Keywords

American Psychiatric Association Executive Functioning Cognitive Disorder Neurocognitive Disorder Wisconsin Card Sort Test 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cecil R. Reynolds
    • 1
  • Arthur MacNeill HortonJr.
    • 2
  1. 1.Texas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.Psychological Associates of MarylandTowsonUSA

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