Explain the potential negative and positive impact of mainstream discourse on those living with a psychiatric diagnosis.  

Impact of Mainstream Focus on Psychopathology and Diagnosis

·      Post an explanation of your thoughts on how psychopathology and diagnosis have entered mainstream public discourse.

 

·      Then explain the potential negative and positive impact of this mainstream discourse on those living with a psychiatric diagnosis.

 

·      Briefly explain the DSM-5’s organization and its dimensional approach to diagnosing and its possible impact on society’s view of mental disorders.