Is multiple personality disorder a type of schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Disorders:
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders are a group of disorders classified in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) because of similar presentations, such as the presence of hallucinations and/or delusions. Some of the disorders under this classification are Brief Psychotic Disorder, Schizophreniform Disorder, and Schizophrenia.
Answer and Explanation:
Multiple Personality Disorder was renamed to Dissociative Identity Disorder in the fourth edition of the DSM. It is considered a type of Dissociative...
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Learn the multiple personality disorder definition, see multiple personality disorder causes, and get a list of multiple personality disorder symptoms. Find out why this condition is now known as dissociative identity disorder (DID).