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When They Categorized Telepathy And Clairvoyance as Schizophrenia

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The “bible of psychiatry is called: DIAGNOSTIC AND STATISTICAL MANUAL OF MENTAL DISORDERS. (full list and links to each one is at the bottom of this post.)

It’s very often simply referred to as the DSM with a number after it reflecting which version or edition that it is. DSM II, DSM III, etc.

DSM II came out in 1968. Here is where you can find a copy of it and here is the Internet Archive version in case that link ever stops working.

DSM III was published in 1980. Here is where you can find that.

A description of it says:

This third edition of the manual published by the American Psychiatric Association to set forth diagnostic criteria, descriptions and other information to guide the diagnosis of mental disorders, the first to incorporate multiaxial classification

What’s “multiaxial classification”…

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