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The Diagnosis and Treatment of Dissociative Identity Disorder: A Case Study and Contemporary Perspective

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The diagnosis of dissociative identity disorder, formerly known as multiple personality disorder, remains controversial, despite its inclusion as an established diagnosis in psychiatry s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV). This book consists, first, of the detailed description of the treatment of a patient whose syndrome of DID emerged in the course of therapy, by ...more
Hardcover, 216 pages
Published October 4th 2012 by Jason Aronson, Inc. (first published September 20th 2012)
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Nov 23, 2012 Maggie rated it it was amazing
This fascinating case study tells the story of Sandy, a young woman who feels "perfectly fine" until her alter selves suddenly take over: a tough man, a seductress, a super-efficient and capable worker. If you've ever doubted the reality of multiple personality disorder, this book will show you how it can develop and how treatment can lead to full integration and a normal life. The case study is followed by comments on causes, alternate theories about the disorder, various treatment models, and ...more
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From the author: "This book explores the validity and possible approaches to treatment of the condition formerly known as multiple personality disorder. It includes an extended narrative of an intensive, and ultimately successful, treatment, and then a scholarly assessment of the literature pertaining to this disorder."
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