ATYPICAL STEREOTYPED-MOVEMENT DISORDER

in the DSM-lll and earlier editions, a diagnostic category for disorders that in the DSM-IV-TR are classified as tic disorder not otherwise specified or stereotypical movement disorders.

ATYPICAL STEREOTYPED-MOVEMENT DISORDER: "Atypical stereotyped-movement disorder is a problem in which the symptoms present do not fit with the diagnostic guidelines, and must be given a not otherwise specified label."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ATYPICAL STEREOTYPED-MOVEMENT DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/atypical-stereotyped-movement-disorder/ (accessed October 21, 2020).
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