Are You Ready for the ICD-10-CM? Practical Concepts and Considerations in the DSM-5 Crossover Part I (ICD series)


This workshop provides a context for understanding the ICD-10-CM in relation to the DSM-5. It is designed for professionals who have an effective working knowledge of the DSM-5 and are interested in understanding the way it which it articulates with the ICD-10-CM. Features of the DSM and the ICD are compared and contrasted, and a “crosswalk” between the two systems is detailed in relation to neurodevelopmental disorders, schizophrenic spectrum and other related disorders, bipolar and depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, obsessive compulsive and other related disorders, and trauma and stress-related disorders.

Learning Objective 1
Describe at least three differences between the DSM and the ICD.

Learning Objective 2
Discuss at least three different disorders, or classes of disorders, that are in either the DSM or the ICD and are not in the other.

Learning Objective 3
Outline the “Anatomy of an ICD code” and what kind of information each character in the code provides.

Learning Objective 4
Identify at least three different disorders that are conceptualized or classified differently in the DSM and the ICD.


Greg J. Neimeyer, PhD

As a lifetime inductee into the Academy of Distinguished Teaching Scholars, much of Dr. Neimeyer’s career has been dedicated to teaching and training in the areas of psychodiagnosis and psychopathology.  His professional development trainings on the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) and the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) have been presented nationally and internationally in a wide variety of academic, community, and hospital contexts, as well as to mental health associations, agencies and organizations.  A Fellow of the American Psychological Association, Dr. Neimeyer is the recipient of its Award for Outstanding Achievement in Career and Personality Research. His trainings draw from his extensive clinical experience in medical residency training programs, VAMCs, university counseling centers, and private practice.

Continuing Education

3.0 CE
Practice Areas:
Clinical Psychology: Professional Resources for Practice
Production Date:


Price: $80.00

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