I'm a bit confused. This isn't a peer reviewed scholarly article. Maybe you should ask your therapist exactly which criteria he used to diagnose this. I don't have any investment in regards to your diagnosis, I just think it is odd that they are basing it on criteria that is not in the DSM or ICD.Two different doctors made the same diagnosis.
See what you make of this:
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