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Depression: This is a mood disorder characterised by the feeling of
overwhelming sadness. Individuals may lose their appetite, sleep more or
less, and have low self esteem. Schizophrenia: This is characterised by
the disruption of both emotion and cognitive processes, which affects a
person's language, perception and sense of self.…

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there is a question of whether schizophrenia can be considered a proper
disorder as there are so many different symptoms for it.

Critical Point 2: Another key point is about the issue of gender bias.
Kaplan claimed that diagnostic systems are male centred, for all of the
DSM editions the…

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