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G. What are the paragraph C criteria, and how do we use them to evaluate mental disorders in children age 3 to the attainment of age 18? General. The paragraph C criteria are an alternative to the paragraph B criteria under listings , , , , and We use the paragraph C criteria to evaluate mental disorders that are. This guideline covers the following common mental health disorders in adults (18 years and older): depression (including subthreshold disorders). anxiety disorders (including GAD, panic disorder, phobias, social anxiety disorder, OCD and PTSD). Childhood Mental Disorders. Childhood disorders, often labeled as developmental disorders or learning disorders, most often occur and are diagnosed when the child is of school-age. Although some adults may also relate to some of the symptoms of these disorders, typically the disorder’s symptoms need to have first appeared at some point in the person’s childhood. Co-occurring Disorders. When a person has a mental health and substance use disorder at the same time, they have co-occurring disorders. Compared to the general population, people with mental health disorders are more likely to experience a substance use disorder, repeatedly use alcohol and/or drugs to the point of impairment, Author: Office of Adolescent Health.
The Blue Book is used by the Social Security Administration to establish guidelines for which conditions qualify a claimant for Social Security disability benefits. Section 12 of the Blue Book deals with mental disorders, detailing which types of mental disorders can qualify you for benefits, and under what circumstances. There are nine categories of mental disorders covered in the Blue Book. Not the taboo subject it once was, mental illness offers rich territory to explore in books for kids and teens. Stories chronicling the struggles of young people and their friends, siblings, or parents who suffer from anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), agoraphobia, an eating disorder, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, hypochondria, and other illnesses make for engrossing. Approximately 12 million children under the age of 18 have mental disorders. 4 The National Mental Health Association 33 has compiled some statistics about mental illness in children and adolescents: Mental health problems affect one in every five young people at any given time. This new edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5®), used by clinicians and researchers to diagnose and classify mental disorders, is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health. Their dedication and hard work have yielded an authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in 4/5(7).