Treating Dissociative Identity Disorder

Treating Dissociative Identity Disorder

by James L. Spira
     
 

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A Volume in the Jossey-Bass Library of Current Clinical Technique

Discusses clinical treatment, including cognitive therapy, psychodynamic therapy, short-term in-patient treatment, longer term hospitalization, and the correct use of hypnosis. Also discussed is how the study of this controversial diagnosis reveals the inner workings of the normal functioning mind.  See more details below

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A Volume in the Jossey-Bass Library of Current Clinical Technique

Discusses clinical treatment, including cognitive therapy, psychodynamic therapy, short-term in-patient treatment, longer term hospitalization, and the correct use of hypnosis. Also discussed is how the study of this controversial diagnosis reveals the inner workings of the normal functioning mind.

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Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) is a new and more accurate designation for what was formerly known as Multiple Personality Disorder (MPD). In this volume, psychiatrists, psychologists, and therapists offer clear, authoritative, and updated information on a variety of techniques for the assessment and management of the disorder. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787903299
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/13/1996
Series:
Jossey-Bass Library of Current Clinical
Pages:
448
Sales rank:
745,904
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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JAMES L. SPIRA, Ph.D., M.P.H., is on the faculty of the department of psychiatry and department of medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. He serves as the director of the program in health psychology at The Center for Living, Duke University.

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