Dissociative Identity Disorder Among Adolescents: Prevalence in a University Psychiatric Outpatient Unit

  title={Dissociative Identity Disorder Among Adolescents: Prevalence in a University Psychiatric Outpatient Unit},
  author={Vedat Şar and Canan {\"O}nder and Ayse Kilincaslan and Suleyman Salih Zoroglu and Behiye Alyanak},
  journal={Journal of Trauma \& Dissociation},
  pages={402 - 419}
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of dissociative identity disorder (DID) and other dissociative disorders among adolescent psychiatric outpatients. A total of 116 consecutive outpatients between 11 and 17 years of age who were admitted to the child and adolescent psychiatry clinic of a university hospital for the 1st time were evaluated using the Adolescent Dissociative Experiences Scale, adolescent version of the Child Symptom Inventory-4, Childhood Trauma Questionnaire… 

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This study provides support for an early link between history of trauma and dissociation and adolescents were able to answer questions from a structured interview assessing dissociation.