Dissociative disorder

What is Dissociative disorder?

The person with a dissociative disorder experiences a disconnection and lack of continuity between thoughts, memories, surroundings, actions and identity. Often there is a sense of disconnection from one's physical self or surroundings. Symptoms usually develop as a reaction to physical or psychological trauma and help keep difficult memories from intruding. Treatment is possible

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hi. I'm 20, and i have recently recovered from dengue fever. during the illness i developed this problem where i started hyperventilating. at first...

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It is a temporary state and you will recover from this state with in 4 weeks and you are advised to take all vitamins and minerals in required...

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Feeling detached from people and the outside world.
Whatever im doing feels like a dream. Feeling detached from myself like its not me but dont...

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my wife thinks she is being attacked by some soul, she had the same problem once before marriage, she is in depression because we just lost our...

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