Formation and Functions of Alter Personalities in Dissociative Identity Disorder : A Theoretical and Clinical Elaboration

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  title={Formation and Functions of Alter Personalities in Dissociative Identity Disorder : A Theoretical and Clinical Elaboration},
  author={Erdinç {\"O}zt{\"u}rk},
  year={2016}
}
Dissociative identity disorder (DID) is a chronic post-traumatic syndrome related to adverse childhood experiences of cumulative and relational type including childhood abuse and/or neglect. The disorder is clinically characterized by marked disruptions of identity due to the presence of distinct (alternate) personality states which take one’s control episodically [1]. Recurrent dissociative amnesias interfering with autobiographical memory accompany the identity disturbance. The most effective… CONTINUE READING

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