Allen Frances

Summary

Affiliation: Paradigm Pharmaceuticals
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Sexual sadism: avoiding its misuse in sexually violent predator evaluations
    Allen Frances
    Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 40:409-16. 2012
  2. doi Psychiatric diagnosis: lessons from the DSM-IV past and cautions for the DSM-5 future
    Allen J Frances
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 8:109-30. 2012
  3. ncbi Paraphilia NOS, nonconsent: not ready for the courtroom
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:555-61. 2011
  4. doi Whither DSM-V?
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 195:391-2. 2009
  5. ncbi Hebephilia is not a mental disorder in DSM-IV-TR and should not become one in DSM-5
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:78-85. 2011
  6. ncbi [Critical evaluation of the first draft of DSM-V]
    A Frances
    Rev Med Suisse 7:398, 400-1. 2011
  7. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue part 3: issues of utility and alternative approaches in psychiatric diagnosis
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:9. 2012
  8. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue part 2: Issues of conservatism and pragmatism in psychiatric diagnosis
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:8. 2012
  9. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue. Part 4: general conclusion
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:14. 2012
  10. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue part 1: conceptual and definitional issues in psychiatric diagnosis
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:3. 2012

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi Sexual sadism: avoiding its misuse in sexually violent predator evaluations
    Allen Frances
    Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 40:409-16. 2012
    ..In contrast, in sexual sadism, the violence, domination, and infliction of pain and humiliation are a preferred or necessary precondition for sexual arousal. Only a small proportion of rapists qualify for the diagnosis of sexual sadism...
  2. doi Psychiatric diagnosis: lessons from the DSM-IV past and cautions for the DSM-5 future
    Allen J Frances
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 8:109-30. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi Paraphilia NOS, nonconsent: not ready for the courtroom
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:555-61. 2011
    ....
  4. doi Whither DSM-V?
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 195:391-2. 2009
    ..The better, more modest, alternative is to reassess the text descriptions of the disorders and join with ICD-11 in creating a single nested system for both DSM-V and ICD-11...
  5. ncbi Hebephilia is not a mental disorder in DSM-IV-TR and should not become one in DSM-5
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:78-85. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi [Critical evaluation of the first draft of DSM-V]
    A Frances
    Rev Med Suisse 7:398, 400-1. 2011
    ..Comment is finally provided about APA (American Psychiatric Association) decisions aimed at reaching more consensus about this basic instrument of American psychiatry...
  7. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue part 3: issues of utility and alternative approaches in psychiatric diagnosis
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:9. 2012
    ..As in Parts 1 & 2 of this article, the general introduction, as well as the introductions and conclusions for the specific questions, are written by James Phillips, and the responses to commentaries are written by Allen Frances.
  8. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue part 2: Issues of conservatism and pragmatism in psychiatric diagnosis
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:8. 2012
    ..As in Part 1 of this article, the general introduction, as well as the introductions and conclusions for the specific questions, are written by James Phillips, and the responses to commentaries are written by Allen Frances.
  9. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue. Part 4: general conclusion
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:14. 2012
    ..discussions carried out around the six essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis - the position taken by Allen Frances on each question, the commentaries on the respective question along with Frances' responses to the ..
  10. pmc The six most essential questions in psychiatric diagnosis: a pluralogue part 1: conceptual and definitional issues in psychiatric diagnosis
    James Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:3. 2012
    ..The general introduction, as well as the introductions and conclusions for the specific questions, are written by James Phillips, and the responses to commentaries are written by Allen Frances.
  11. ncbi Defining mental disorder when it really counts: DSM-IV-TR and SVP/SDP statutes
    Allen Frances
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:375-84. 2008
    ..Greater clarity and standardization must come from both sides: the legalists who interpret the law and the clinicians who apply and work under it...