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  • Nov
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Dissociative Identity Disorder

Dissociative identity disorder (previously known as multiple personality disorder) is thought to be a complex psychological condition that is likely caused by many factors, including severe trauma during early childhood (usually extreme, repetitive physical, sexual, or emotional abuse).   SYMPTOMS: Behavioural: impulsivity, self-destructive behaviour, or self-harm Mood: anxiety, feeling detached from self, or mood swings Psychological: altered consciousness, depression, or flashback Causes‎: ‎Childhood […]
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  • Sep
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SEPTEMBER THEME: INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY

  Intellectual Disability The term, ‘intellectual disability’, refers to a condition in which a person has certain limitations in intellectual functions like communicating, taking care of him- or herself, and has impaired social skills. These limitations cause a child to develop more slowly than other children intellectually. These children may take longer to walk, talk, […]