Does dissociative identity disorder exist? How might you assess its presence? Provide the rationale for your response based on scientific evidence from the professional literature. 200 words of notes are a reference are briefly integrated.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com August 21, 2018, 11:26 am ad1c9bdddf
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As you briefly validate if DID exists, yes, I do feel that research validates its existence. In fact, one article strongly proclaims DID's presence:
Guidelines for treating dissociative identity disorder in adults, third revision. (2011). Journal Of Trauma & Dissociation: The Official Journal Of The International Society For The Study Of Dissociation (ISSD), 12(2), 115-187.
The article confirms that dissociative disorders are not conditions. In studies ...
200 words of notes about Dissociative Identity Disorder are identified to suggest the existence of this illness, along with diagnostic criteria based on one APA source.