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Дисоциативно разстройство на идентичността – клинични характеристики и диференциална диагноза
Dissociative identity disorder –clinical features and differential diagnosis

Author(s): Presiyan Burgov
Subject(s): Social Sciences, Psychology, Personality Psychology, Clinical psychology
Published by: Великотърновски университет „Св. св. Кирил и Методий”
Keywords: dissociative identity disorder; differential diagnosis; borderline personality disorder; comorbidity; childhood sexual or physical abuse; childhood trauma and dissociative amnesia

Summary/Abstract: The paper is aimed to present the most important aspects of the dissociative identity disorder, his clinical features and differential diagnosis. Dissociative identity disorder is a rare psychiatric condition with complex, chronic and post-traumatic dissociative psychopathology characterized by impaired of memory, thinking and identity. It differs from other psychiatric disorders mainly by the presence of a continuing, coexistence of relatively consistent and alternating subjectively distinct identities.

  • Issue Year: 28/2020
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 21-27
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: Bulgarian