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Treatmen1 - o Treatment May come for depression, family...

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o Treatment May come for depression, family member concern No controlled studies have been done Poor prognosis Involves reliving the trauma – similar to PTSD, goal is for trauma to become a terrible memory rather than a feeling like a current event Integrate personalities into 1 identity Some resist integration – they see it as the death of the alters Takes a long time o Controversy Can DID be faked Motivation: avoid responsibility, esp. criminal charges o Ex: Ken Bianchi, the Hillside Strangler, claimed DID that his alter committed the murders Can DID result from suggestion “leading questions” and reinforcement from therapists Memory retrieval of abuse of false memories – if you are truly remember abuse its important to recovery Evidence that memories can be “planted” – false memories can be created Early trauma can be forgotten Schizophrenia Clinical description o Overview o Symptoms Positive Negative
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