DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER

A disorder featuring 2 or more distinct personalities that take turns in controlling the person. Used to be called multiple personality disorder.

DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER: "Joe suffered from dissociative identity disorder and has 3 other personalities who control him at different times."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dissociative-identity-disorder/ (accessed May 26, 2020).
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