ALTER

noun. 1. any number of the additional characteristics of an individual with DID (Dissociative Identity Disorder). 2. the second person in any social interplay scenario.

ALTER: "The movie Cybil depicts a schizophrenic woman with several alters."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "ALTER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alter/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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