topic 2 Q1, Q2

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Q1 –

How would you explain a diagnosis to a client? Are there circumstances in which a diagnosis would not be appropriate to share with a client?

Q2 –

There are many pros and cons in relation to mental health diagnosis. List some in supporting an argument for or against formal diagnostic protocols. Briefly explain the crosscutting symptom measures in the DSMV. Include at least two scholarly references besides.


Schwitzer, A., & Rubin, L. (2015). Diagnosis & Treatment Planning Skills. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publishcations Inc.