Interviewer's Guide to the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV® Dissociative Disorders (SCID-D)
Marlene Steinberg, M.D.
Designed to accompany the SCID-D, this guide instructs the clinician in the administration, scoring and interpretation of SCID-D interview. The Guide describes the phenomenology of dissociative symptoms and disorders, as well as the process of differential diagnosis. This revised edition includes a set of decision trees and four case studies.
Using the interviewer's guide. History of the SCID-D. Overview of the dissociative disorders. Assessing the five dissociative symptoms. Clinical applications and administration. Organization and scoring. Interviewing principles and techniques. Diagnosis of the dissociative disorders. Feedback and follow-up interviews.
"The SCID-D stands alone as the most comprehensive diagnostic instrument in its class. This instrument promises to become the standard of diagnosis and assessment for dissociative symptoms and disorders for years to come."—Bruce J. Rounsaville, M.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine