The disorder that is an attempt to avoid painful memories or situations and is characterized by amnesia, fugue, or multiple personalities is;
a. Dissociative disorder.
b. Displacement disorder.
c. Disoriented disorder.
d. Identity disorder.
Mental illness is a huge and not very well addressed problem even in the United States. There are many reasons for this including the stigma that comes along with a mental illness.
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The disorder that is an attempt to avoid painful memories or situations and is characterized by amnesia, fugue, or multiple personalities is dissociat...
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fromChapter 11 / Lesson 5
Dissociative disorders affect a person's perception of reality, often including a lack of continuity in memories, thoughts, and personality. Explore dissociative disorders such as retrograde and anterograde amnesia, fugue states, and multiple personality disorders.