Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) Articles

Multiple Personality Disorder?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
I'm just a normal 14 year old school kid, but lately i have had an urge to develop Multiple Personality Disorder. I am honestly just really curious as to how it would be like living with MPD, and I wanted to know if there is ...

My Imaginary Friend Is Becoming Too Real

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, March 31st, 2014
I've had an imaginary friend for years. Lately, when I see myself in the mirror, I hear her telling me how worthless I am. She seems to take over and I can't do anything to stop her. I've been carving words, of her choice, into ...

Constantly Changing Diagnoses

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Thursday, March 20th, 2014
I was first diagnosed in 2008 after I had been hearing voices for a little under a year. After 1 1/2 to 2 years I was stabilized with meds. No voices. Only a couple of suicide attempts. I then had a baby. About a year ...

Paranoid?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
My close friends say I'm being paranoid, while another says its a mild form of schizophrenia. It kind if just started happening when I moved to Canada about two years ago. I'm always caught up on things like: -People watching me through my living room window (there's ...

Is this DID?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Thursday, March 13th, 2014
From the U.S.: I got beaten up as a kid. The one memory I can remember right now is in third person. Some big guy jumped up and down on my back until blood came out of my mouth. Anyways, I randomly "change" a lot ...

Pre-Teen Visits Alternate Dimension?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, March 10th, 2014
My daughter is 12 years old and has exhibited some signs of sensory integration differences: can't stand to see metal when eating, excessively cold, hyper-reacts to food textures. She sometimes has difficulty relating to others, especially authority figures; however, she is fairly well-adjusted socially with ...

Angry and Depressed

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, March 10th, 2014
I have been realizing lately, that I've been getting so angry and depressed allot. I realize it after it happens, i'll start treating my boyfriend so bad, but I feels like i'm standing outside of my body and watching myself do it. Afterward I feel ...

Dissociative Episodes

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Saturday, March 8th, 2014
I have recently experienced a number of dissociative episodes and been going to see a psychologist. The psychologist has suggested ERP. Will this help? Here is more information about exposure response prevention. This type of treatment is often used for obsessive-compulsive disorders and ...

What’s Wrong with Me?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
I'm 18 years old, and I often feel there is something wrong with me. I don't have friends and don't care too. I feel as if they are more work than their worth. I isolate myself from others. It's not because I'm afraid of ...

3-Year-Old Has Identity Confusion

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
My 3 year old daughter is called two different names depending on who in the family is talking to her. Some people call her by her real name and some by her self appointed nickname. She also refers to herself by both at ...

Excessive Drinking Causing Trouble

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, January 30th, 2014
Recently I have been suffering a lot of guilt, and paranoia. every now and then I will go out for a friends birthday, or hens... and I will drink and black out. I have a horrible fear that I have done something like cheat on ...

Is My Girlfriend Disassociating?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Thursday, December 26th, 2013
I have been with my partner for over 6 years. In times of high stress, she will "go to her box" as she calls it, and another personality will take her place in the world for a while. She says she "goes to her box" to ...