Diagnosis in the Courtroom

We’ve know that diagnosis has an important role in adjudicating. In the courtroom, a diagnosis may absolve an individual from guilt for illegal actions. But, it may also, as this article reveals, be used to describe suitability for parenting in custody cases. The author of this paper takes exception to its use, pointing out both the fallibility of the DSM as a diagnostic source, and … Continue reading Diagnosis in the Courtroom