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DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER
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Kristin Hersh Is Finally Making Peace With Her Other Self
The Throwing Muses frontwoman is out with her rowdiest solo album yet. She only had to confront a torturous alternate personality to get here.
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Tom Arnold Says Ex-Wife Roseanne Barr Is ‘Obviously’ A Racist
The actor added that Barr needs to "get off Twitter."
Advice from the Dissociated Part 1: A Peek at the Depersonalized Perception
The only word to describe my experience with depersonalization/derealization is "colossal." When something colossal occurs in your life, it is meant to be learned from and shared.
Multiple Personality -- Is It Mental Disorder, Myth, or Metaphor?
Allen Frances, M.D.
Allen Frances MD is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and forme...
Why does MPD keep making its periodic comebacks, despite not being a verifiable or clinically useful mental disorder? My best guess is that the labeling of 'alters' offers an appealing and dramatic metaphor, an idiom of distress.
Cameron West, Man Who Had 24 Personalities, Shares What Life Is Like Today (VIDEO)
As a child, Cameron says that he had been abused by several family members, but repressed those memories. Over the course
Real-Life 'Vampire' Is Addicted To Drinking Blood
Taking Back My Culture
New Harbinger Publications
Psychology and self-help publisher
The power of our culture can be turned inward and used against us or it can be used to build strong families and communities.
50% strange, 100% delightful.
Having a mental illness or disorder carries a great stigma with it. Having a "normal" life once the label has been applied is close to impossible.
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