Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) Graphic

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Presentation slide for a talk on NIMH’s new research criteria stressing better¬†ways of classifying psychopathology based on dimensions of observable behavior and neurobiological measures.¬†In brief, the effort is to define basic dimensions of functioning (such as fear circuitry or working memory) to be studied across multiple units of analysis, from genes to neural circuits to behaviors, cutting across disorders as traditionally defined.