In this riveting story, olga struggles to unearth memories from her childhood, and parallel identities—Olga at five years old, Olga at thirteen—come forth and demand to be healed. Used book in Good Condition. This brave, unforgettable memoir charts the author’s triumph over the most devastating conditions and will inspire anyone whose life has been affected by trauma.
The Sum of My Parts: A Survivor's Story of Dissociative Identity Disorder #ad - Formerly known as multiple personality disorder, DID is defined by the presence of two or more identities. Over the next ten years, she would develop the ability to numb herself to the constant abuse by splitting into distinct mental “parts. Dissociative identity disorder DID had begun to take hold, protecting Olga’s mind from the tragic realities of her childhood.
I Am WE: My Life with Multiple PersonalitiesChristine Pattillo LLC #ad - As long as christine can remember, she has lived with Multiple Personality Disorder MPD or Dissociative Identity Disorder DID. In her fascinating memoir, i am we: our Lives with Multiple Personalities, Christine Pattillo shares her incredible journey of life with MPD. It wasn't until the age of forty-one and after ten years of counseling that she finally managed to utter the seven most difficult words of her life: ''There is more than one of me.
Now, several years later, she is ready to share her story with the rest of the world. Readers will come to know Christine's alternate personalities as the unique and extraordinary individuals they are. But for most of her life, she kept this secret hidden from everyone around her, including her husband. Christine pattillo was one of those people, except instead of just one secret, she had many.
I Am WE: My Life with Multiple Personalities #ad - Many people have secrets they are fearful to share with those who love them.
When Rabbit HowlsBerkley #ad - A woman diagnosed with dissociative identity disorder reveals her harrowing journey from abuse to recovery in this #1 New York Times bestselling autobiography written by her own multiple personalities. Successful, happily married Truddi Chase began therapy hoping to find the reasons behind her extreme anxiety, mood swings, and periodic blackouts.
Jove Books. What emerged from her sessions was terrifying: Truddi’s mind and body were inhabited by the Troops—ninety-two individual voices that emerged to shield her from her traumatizing childhood. For years the troops created a world where she could hide from the pain of the ritualized sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of her own stepfather—abuse that began when she was only two years old.
When Rabbit Howls #ad - What they reveal is a spellbinding descent into a personal hell—and an ultimate, triumphant deliverance for the woman they became. It was a past that truddi didn’t even know existed, until she and her therapist took a journey to where the nightmare began. Written by the troops themselves, when Rabbit Howls is told by the very alter-egos who stayed with Truddi Chase, watched over her, and protected her.
The Dissociative Identity Disorder Sourcebook SourcebooksMcGraw-Hill Education #ad - Finally, a book that addresses your concerns about DID From Eve to Sybil to Truddi Chase, the media have long chronicled the lives of people with dissociative identity disorder DID, formerly known as multiple personality disorder. Jove Books. The dissociative identity disorder sourcebook serves as a much-needed bridge for communication between the dissociative individual and therapists, family, and friends who also have to learn to deal with the effects of this truly astonishing disorder.
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This text provides crucial help for mental health professionals in assessing and reacting to various crises involving suicide, bereavement/grief, sexual abuse, natural disasters, sexual violence, intimate partner violence, wars, homicide, substance use, and terrorism. The text features a comprehensive crisis task model and numerous crisis situations not found in other crisis texts, clinical considerations, and it shows the process as a whole through descriptions of crucial information, and practical experiences on every crisis topic.
Crisis Assessment, Intervention, and Prevention 3rd Edition Merrill Counseling #ad - Vital information for mental health professional on effectively assessing, preventing, and intervening in crisis situations. Graduate programs as well as upper level undergraduate programs will find the book an ideal text for teaching crisis intervention. Jove Books. An effective training tool for various mental health professionals in the field, it covers the perspectives and roles of clinical mental health counselors, school counselors, and pastoral counselors when assisting in crisis situations.
Similarly, psychology, schools of social work, and criminal justice will find applicable information for how to address crisis situations.
Got Parts? An Insider's Guide to Managing Life Successfully with Dissociative Identity Disorder New Horizons in TherapyLoving Healing Press #ad - Got parts will help you introduce yourself to your internal family and improve its communication, integration, and well-being. Symptoms can include depression, panic or anxiety attacks, distrust, propensity for trances, detachment, lack of self-care, substance abuse, memory loss, mood swings, sleep and eating disorders, and distress or impairment at work.
Got parts also includes a detailed list of outside resources you can draw on. Coping strategies included help you with issues related to triggers, flashbacks, and body memories. This book is intended to be used in conjunction with a therapist and is not a substitute for therapy. This book is filled with successful coping techniques and strategies to enhance the day-to-day functioning of adult survivors of DID in relationships, work, parenting, self-confidence, and self-care.
Got Parts? An Insider's Guide to Managing Life Successfully with Dissociative Identity Disorder New Horizons in Therapy #ad - Although written to carefully avoid triggering, it delivers well-grounded guidelines for living that DID people need to do on the way to recovery. Acclaim for got parts from therapists and Survivors "Got Parts? is a very well conceived and useful tool, particularly for those treating DID from a more functional perspective.
Peter A. 22, 2005 for more information please visit www. GotParts. Org from loving Healing Press www.
The Flock: The Autobiography of a Multiple PersonalityBallantine Books #ad - Deftly told and studded with striking images. Publishers Weekly Jove Books. The groundbreaking first-person account of successful recovery from dissociative identity disorder, a married twenty-six-year-old graduate student, now featuring a new preface by the author When Joan Frances Casey, “awoke” on the ledge of a building ready to jump, it wasn’t the first time she couldn’t explain her whereabouts.
As lynn came to know joan’s distinct selves—josie, the motherless boy; Renee, the self-destructive toddler; Rusty, the people pleaser—she uncovered a pattern of emotional and physical abuse that had nearly consumed a remarkable young woman. Soon after, lynn wilson, an experienced psychiatric social worker, diagnosed Joan with multiple personality disorder.
The Flock: The Autobiography of a Multiple Personality #ad - The first coherent autobiographical study of its kind. The detroit news “A compelling psychological odyssey offering unique insights into a nightmare world. Kirkus reviews “Extraordinary. Praise for the flock “a testimony to casey’s courage and the dedication of her therapist, who believed that a profoundly fragmented self has the capacity to heal within a loving therapeutic relationship.
The new york times book Review “Absolutely mesmerizing.
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Jove Books. This edition is available with the MindTap online learning solution. Used book in Good Condition. Get a practical, and clearly written introduction to the fundamentals of macro practice with empowERMENT SERIES: GENERALIST PRACTICE WITH ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITIES, comprehensive, 7th Edition. Updated throughout, the book reflects the Council on Social Work Education's CSWE latest accreditation standards as well as contemporary issues in social work literature.
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Fractured Mind: The Healing of a Person with Dissociative Identity DisorderCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Bruce's wisdom and spiritual understanding lend an amazing perspective on the struggles of healing from violence. Jove Books. Debra brings her relationship with her God to life in the book and that relationship seems as real as any relationship with a loving, guiding, parent. Debra writes a narrative throughout the book, but the main writing style is an authentic email dialogue between her "parts" and Bruce.
She is no longer bound by the violence of her past. This printed edition is a shorter version than the ebook. It is a heart-wrenching story of horror, pain, acceptance, and hope. The reader will follow debra as she reveals an unusually close relationship with God and what she calls the "Other Realm. The story witnesses the love and comfort of God, but it also tells of God's wisdom and justice.
Used book in Good Condition. Warning: this book is for adults only due to explanations of sexual and physical violence causing dissociation at an early age. Helped by intensive emdr psychological therapy, Debra's subconscious peels away layer-by-layer, revealing horrific trauma caused by her parents at a very young age.
Fractured Mind: The Healing of a Person with Dissociative Identity Disorder #ad - Winner of the 2016 elit awards: silver in psychology/mental health2017 Book Excellence Award Finalist in PsychologyFractured Mind: The Healing of a Person with Dissociative Identity Disorder portrays a person's journey from violence to redemption and healing. Her damage was so severe, the foundation of her psyche had to be remade.
All of Me: How I Learned to Live with the Many Personalities Sharing My BodyChicago Review Press #ad - Taking the reader through an extraordinary world where the very nature of reality is different, this personal narrative tells the story of one woman’s terrifying battle to understand her own mind. From the desperate struggle to win back the child she loves to the courage and commitment needed to make sense of her life, this account recalls Kim Noble's many years in and out of mental institutions and various diagnoses until finally being appropriately diagnosed with dissociative identity disorder DID.
Described as a creative way some minds cope with unbearable pain, DID causes Kim's body to play host to more than 20 different personalities—from a little boy who speaks only Latin and an elective mute to a gay man and an anorexic teenager. Used book in Good Condition. Jove Books. Sometimes funny and ultimately uplifting, and creativity offers a glimpse into the mind of someone with DID and helps readers understand the confusion, frustration, mental illness, this brave illumination of the links and intersections between memory, and everyday difficulties in living with this disorder.
Coping with Trauma-Related Dissociation: Skills Training for Patients and Therapists Norton Series on Interpersonal NeurobiologyW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Winner of the 2011 international society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation ISSTD Pierre Janet Writing Award. A patient-oriented manual for complex trauma survivors. Used book in Good Condition. This training manual for patients who have a trauma-related dissociative disorder includes short educational pieces, homework sheets, and exercises that address ways in which dissociation interferes with essential emotional and life skills, and support inner communication and collaboration with dissociative parts of the personality.
Jove Books. Topics include understanding dissociation and ptsd, coping with relational difficulties, using inner reflection, coping with dissociative problems related to triggers and traumatic memories, emotion regulation, resolving sleep problems related to dissociation, and help with many other difficulties with daily life.
Coping with Trauma-Related Dissociation: Skills Training for Patients and Therapists Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology #ad - . The manual can be used in individual therapy or structured groups.