In order to meet the criteria for obsessive-compulsive disorder, a person’s compulsive rituals must take more than one hour each day.

In order to meet the criteria for obsessive-compulsive disorder, a person’s compulsive rituals must take more than one hour each day. Moreover, the symptoms cannot be due to drug use or the presence of other disorders. What aspects of the DSM system are illustrated by these diagnostic criteria?

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