Read “Case Study: George.”
After reviewing the symptoms that he is experiencing, consult the DSM-IV and create a multiaxial diagnosis for George. You must include a differential diagnosis that has been ruled out based on the presenting facts. You must also discuss your rationale for the diagnosis that you select.
Write a 750-1,000-word paper on the multiaxial diagnosis for George, the differential diagnosis, and the rationale for the diagnosis you select.
Two to four academic references are required for this assignment.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.