Religious and Spiritual Considerations in Psychiatric Diagnosis: Considerations for the DSM-V

David Lukoff, C. Robert Cloninger, Marc Galanter, David Gellerman, Linda Glickman, Harold G. Koenig, Francis G Lu, William E. Narrow, John R. Peteet, Samuel B. Thielman, C. Paul Yang

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4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationReligion and Psychiatry: Beyond Boundaries
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9780470682203, 9780470694718
StatePublished - Nov 13 2009


  • Cultural factors related to psychosocial environment
  • DSM-IV (1)- including a new V-code entitled religious or spiritual problem
  • DSM-IV and DSM-IV-TR and 'Outline for Cultural Formulation'
  • DSM-IV-TR, Cultural Formulation - five categories of information in clinical care
  • Influences of cultural and ethnic groups on individual's sense of self
  • Outline for cultural formulation - clinicians considering cultural idioms of distress, illness and preferences for care
  • Personality disorders - key role in psychiatry's learning to understand and self-aware consciousness
  • Religious and spiritual considerations in psychiatric diagnosis - for DSM-V
  • Types of religious and spiritual problems
  • Use of religious or spiritual problem V code

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  • Medicine(all)

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