Dissociative identity disorder: a review of the diagnosis that divides

Young, Matilda, Almaskati, Mazen, Vrabtchev, Svetlin and Kuruvilla, Tarun (2024) Dissociative identity disorder: a review of the diagnosis that divides. Progress in Neurology and Psychiatry, 28 (2). pp. 23-27. doi:10.1002/pnp.834

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The diagnosis of dissociative identity disorder (DID) has been associated with controversy and remains an area of dispute among clinicians to this day. This review explores the evolution of the diagnosis and how it is currently described and understood in the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) and Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Also considered, are recent implications for clinical practice, treatment recommendations and the potential for any medicolegal issues to emerge.

Item Type: Article
Article Type: Article
Additional Information: Dr Tarun Kuruvilla is a visiting professor at the University of Gloucestershire. The published article is freely available from the publisher's website via the Related URLs: Publisher below.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dissociative identity disorder (DID); ICD-11
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Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry > RC346 Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system > RC435 Psychiatry > RC475 Therapeutics. Psychotherapy > RC512 Psychoses
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Health and Social Care
Research Priority Areas: Health, Life Sciences, Sport and Wellbeing
Depositing User: Susan Turner
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2024 08:17
Last Modified: 12 Jun 2024 08:28
URI: https://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/14171

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