Review Chapter 9 in your course text, with particular attention to the sections on cultural syndromes and DSM-V.
Review Table 9.1, “Specific Cultural Syndromes,” in the course text (pp. 259-261). There are 21 cultural disorders identified. Select seven cultural syndromes as the focus of your Assignment .
Review the DMS-V chapter on Cultural Formation and the Appendix, “Glossary of Cultural Concepts of Distress,” in the Week 6 Learning Resources. Note that multiple potential diagnoses are listed for some syndromes, but you will need to select and defend one diagnosis.
Explore the entire DSM-V, also provided in your Week 6 Learning Resources. Consider how the cultural syndromes you selected may be diagnosed when applying the DSM-V criteria.
Access the Handout Worksheet in the Learning Resources. You will use it to complete your Assignment