The other face of illness-deception: Diagnostic criteria for factitious disorder with proposed standards for clinical practice and research

Learning Objectives:

  1. Compare and contrast the historical development of malingering and factitious disorder.
  2. Explain how the use of validity testing is important to the determination of factitious disorder.

Michael D. Chafetz, Russell M. Bauer & Paige S. Haley (2019) The other face of illness-deception: Diagnostic criteria for factitious disorder with proposed standards for clinical practice and research, The Clinical Neuropsychologist,DOI: 10.1080/13854046.2019.1663265