Author | Leslie E. Packer, PhD

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DSM5 Proposal Triggers Anxiety, Not Tics

February 23, 2010

Allen Frances, MD, identifies a number of concerns about the draft DSM5 revisions.1 Not mentioned in his commentary, but of significant concern, is a proposal that might subsume tic disorders under a new category called “Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders.”