Ch 16: Dissociative Disorders in Psychology: Homework Help

About This Chapter

The Dissociative Disorders chapter of this Abnormal Psychology Homework Help course helps students complete their dissociative disorders in psychology homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your dissociative disorders homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your dissociative disorders homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Definition of dissociative disorders
  • Historical views of dissociative disorders
  • Dissociative amnesia
  • Dissociative fugue
  • Dissociative identity or multiple personality disorder
  • Dissociative depersonalization disorder

6 Lessons in Chapter 16: Dissociative Disorders in Psychology: Homework Help
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Dissociative Disorders: Amnesia, Dissociative Fugue & Split Personalities

1. Dissociative Disorders: Amnesia, Dissociative Fugue & Split Personalities

There are times when the human brain can actually separate its different parts, sometimes as a defense mechanism. These are known as dissociative disorders. This lesson takes a closer look at these kinds of disorders and how they impact the mind.

What is Dissociative Amnesia? - Definition and Symptoms

2. What is Dissociative Amnesia? - Definition and Symptoms

People respond to problems differently. Sometimes, people respond to trauma by losing part or all of their memory. In this lesson, we'll look at the symptoms, types, and treatments of dissociative amnesia.

Dissociative Fugue: Definition, Causes and Treatment

3. Dissociative Fugue: Definition, Causes and Treatment

In some rare cases, people forget who they are, move across the country, and assume a completely new life. What could cause something like that to happen? In this lesson, we'll look at dissociative fugue, including diagnosis, causes, and treatments.

Multiple Personalities Disorder: Symptoms & Summary

4. Multiple Personalities Disorder: Symptoms & Summary

In this lesson, you will learn how difficult life is for someone suffering from the rare and serious mental disorder once known as multiple personality disorder. We'll also explore its symptoms, causes and treatments, and why there's a controversy over it in the psychological community.

Dissociative Depersonalization Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment

5. Dissociative Depersonalization Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment

Imagine what it would be like to be outside your body, watching your own life like a movie. In this lesson, we'll look at the symptoms, causes, and treatments of a psychological disorder that's just like that: dissociative depersonalization disorder.

Dissociative Identity Disorder: Symptoms, Treatment, Causes & Definition

6. Dissociative Identity Disorder: Symptoms, Treatment, Causes & Definition

In this lesson we explore dissociative identity disorder and the controversy of multiple personalities. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatments of this remarkable disorder and test your knowledge.

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