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is multiple personality disorder genetic

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
MPD: With psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive reality-based approach, hypnotherapy, and medications for symptomatic tx if mood changes or psychotic or a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Do you have this: Condition or are your worried that you do. Would recommend that you see a psychologist or a psychiatrist for a comprehensive evaluation. A treatment ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Multiple personality: Get yourself evaluated by a seasoned psychiatrist IMMEDIATELY. Do not attempt to diagnose yourself, especially with such a serious diagnosis. Also: do ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Blank spaces in: Memory, friends stating things you've said or done that you don't remember are suggestive of multiple personality disorder (presently called dissociat ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Multiple personality: Get yourself evaluated by a seasoned psychiatrist IMMEDIATELY. Do not attempt to diagnose yourself, especially with such a serious diagnosis. Also: do ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Saponaro
18 years experience Clinical Psychology
Lapse in time/attn: Dissociative identity disorder is extraordinarily rare and typically associated with severe trauma in early childhood which results in a fractioning o ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
26 years experience Psychiatry
See below: Schizophrenia is a thought disorder. People w/ this illness have trouble forming ; organizing thoughts. False beliefs, hallucinations ; impaired perce ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Generally not: As emotional stress usually raises BP unless vagal tone is increased.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Front
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
Can happen...: Mpd is still somewhat controversial and some professionals do not believe it is a real disorder. However, there are reports of people diagnosed with ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
BPD: In psychiatry, it is borderline personality disorder. See diagram.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
36 years experience Psychiatry
It's rare: I assume you're asking because you suspect you may have multiple personalities. This is an uncommon problem, generally thought to occur after severe, ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
33 years experience Psychiatry
D.I.D.: Dissociative identity disorder is a severe form of dissociation which produces a lack of connection in a person's thoughts, memories, feelings, action ... Read More
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