Axis II

Axis II

A classification dimension used with Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which includes personality disorders—paranoid, schizoid, schizotypal, antisocial, borderline, histrionic, narcissistic, dependent, obsessive-compulsive, personality and NOS (not otherwise specified)—and intellectual disorders, including mental retardation.

Axis II

Psychiatry A dimension used with DSM-IV, which includes personality disorders: paranoid, schizoid, schizotypal, antisocial, borderline, histrionic, narcissistic, dependent, obsessive-compulsive, personality “NOS” and mental retardation. See DSM-IV, Multiaxial system.
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the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis I Disorders [SCID-I] and the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis II Disorders [SCID-II]) at admission, as well as a battery of self-report tests that provide objective data on clinical symptoms, level of functioning, interpersonal relationships, and treatment progress and process (working relationships with treatment team members and treatment engagement).
The source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that the Command currently preparing a plan of 3 axes to enter Hit, the first is to impose security in the district by clan elders, and Axis II is by bombing the IS sites with missiles and aircraft before storming the city, and the third axis is storming Hit by the army and fighters of the popular mobilization in Anbar.
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MDT consistently outperforms standard cognitive-behavioral treatments for adolescents with complex trauma-related DSM Axis-I and Axis II constellations that are inwardly or outwardly expressed in dysfunctional ways.
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Criteria used for assessing Axis II were the observed behaviour of the caregiver and infant, the caregiver's subjective experience of the infant, and the experience of the infant during the interview through the observation of play with an object.
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