Dissociation : Vol. 9, No. 4, p. 253-260 : Dissociative identity disorder in childhood: five turkish cases

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dc.contributor.author Zoroglu, Salih
dc.contributor.author Yargic, L. Ilhan
dc.contributor.author Tutkun, Hamdi
dc.contributor.author Ozturk, Mucahit
dc.contributor.author Sar, Vedat
dc.date.accessioned 2005-10-21T20:16:41Z
dc.date.available 2005-10-21T20:16:41Z
dc.date.issued 1996-12
dc.identifier.issn 0896-2863
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1794/1773
dc.description p. 253-260 en
dc.description.abstract In this paper, the diagnostic processes, previous diagnoses, clinical symptomatology, life events, traumatic experiences, family histories, and treatment of five children (three girls and two boys between five and eleven years of age) with DID are presented. Clinical findings were headaches, aggressive behavior and outbursts, trance-like experiences, amnesias, inconsistent school performance, lying, sleep disturbances, and depressive symptoms. One of the patients had been treated previously under different diagnoses. The number of alter personalities ranged from two to eleven. One of the patients, a ten-year-old girl, had two distinct personality systems. All of the cases presented at least four Schneiderian first-rank symptoms except an eleven-year-old boy who had only one. All of the cases had amnesia between at least two alters during interviews initially, except for a five-year-old case who did not. A ten-year-old girl was treated successfully and her alter personalities integrated. The others discontinued the therapy. en
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dc.publisher Ridgeview Institute and the International Society for the Study of Dissociation en
dc.title Dissociation : Vol. 9, No. 4, p. 253-260 : Dissociative identity disorder in childhood: five turkish cases en
dc.title.alternative Dissociative identity disorder in childhood: five turkish cases en
dc.type Article en


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