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How is Stockholm syndrome diagnosed?

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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: Stockholm

By initially noticing the victim being sympathetic toward his/her captors, AKA identification with the aggressor.

In brief: Stockholm

By initially noticing the victim being sympathetic toward his/her captors, AKA identification with the aggressor.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: History

usually psychotherapy

In brief: History

usually psychotherapy
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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In brief: C mental hlth prof.

Stockholm syndrome refers to a group of psychological symptoms that occur in some persons in a captive or hostage situation.
The person identifies who feels very positive to the people who have terrorized or captured them. It would be best to discuss these concerns with a mental health professional

In brief: C mental hlth prof.

Stockholm syndrome refers to a group of psychological symptoms that occur in some persons in a captive or hostage situation.
The person identifies who feels very positive to the people who have terrorized or captured them. It would be best to discuss these concerns with a mental health professional
Dr. Michael Blumenfield
Dr. Michael Blumenfield
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