APA announces Review of draft proposals for criteria and structure for DSM-5 is now open and runs from May to 15th June
As the second public review of draft criteria and structure was not anticipated until August-September, the following organizations and advocates have been alerted, today, to yesterday's announcement by the APA and have also been sent copies of the two key PDF documents.
There has also been some media coverage of the announcement here:
Action for M.E.
Invest in ME
25% ME Group
MERUK and Sue Waddle
Jennie Spotila (CFIDS)
Kenneth Friedman (Vermont CFIDS Association)
Alan Gurwitt (Mass. CFIDS/ME & FM)
Fred Friedberg (IACFSME)
Chris Hunter (AHME)
Judy Mikovits (WPI)
The submissions of a number of the above to the previous public review and feedback exercise can be read at: