Treatment modalities may include psychotherapy, talk therapy, and administration of psychotic agents or medications. Since the signs and symptoms exhibited by a person with Dissociative Identity Disorder (previously called as the MULTIPLE PERSONALITY DISORDER) are often seen along with anxiety and depression, drugs prescribed to treat anxiety and depression are used as well.
Psycho and pharmacologic therapies are geared towards the alleviation of the patient's symptoms. However, there is no "cure" for such mental disorder.
by NewYorker8 years ago
Okay, Me and 2 other residents from my hospital going to be giving a psychological lecture at NYU next Thursday.It's about Personality Disorders. Now, we thought we'd either do Dissociative Identity Disorder/Multiple...
by Glen8 years ago
Interesting round up of the certain unhinged character types you'll come across online, particularly in forums.Though what's missing is the Online Multiple Personality Disorder. In real life it's called Dissociative...
by FrankiesGirl6Yr3 years ago
Are people still diagnosed with borderline personality disorder?I am currently taking an abnormal psyc. class and just finished the chapter on personality disorders. After reading up on Borderline Personality, I...
by Lola19296 years ago
Are there really people with multiple personalities?
by danny19796 years ago
Are there different types of split personality disorders ?
by Susan Reid6 years ago
We all have a vague idea of a narcissist as self-centered to the extreme.Yet it is a real personality disorder, with a definition and diagnosing guidelines in DSMIV.I have had an incredible "a ha" moment...
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