Professional skepticism about multiple personality.

  • Paul F. Dell
  • Published 1988 in The Journal of nervous and mental disease


Therapists who have treated patients with multiple personality disorder (MPD) were surveyed about professional skepticism regarding the existence of MPD. Of these therapists, 78% reported that they had encountered intense skepticism from fellow professionals. Much of this skepticism appears to be explainable in terms of a) the lengthy decline of psychiatry… (More)


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@article{Dell1988ProfessionalSA, title={Professional skepticism about multiple personality.}, author={Paul F. Dell}, journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease}, year={1988}, volume={176 9}, pages={528-31} }