National Multiple Personality Day

Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), previously known as Multiple Personality Disorder, is a severe dissociative disorder characterized by the presence of two or more distinct personality states, known as “alters.” This complex mental illness develops as a coping mechanism for extreme childhood trauma. In this in-depth guide, we’ll explore the symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment of DID while raising awareness of this misunderstood condition.

What Is Dissociative Identity Disorder?