A Logical Way of Being (French subtitles)
A Logical Way of Being provides an introduction to dissociative identity disorder (D.I.D.) and other complex dissociative disorders giving the viewer information about their primary features, together with some understanding of their origins in early traumatic attachment and abuse experiences. You will gain insight into what it is like to live with D.I.D. and be introduced to the support needs of these individuals and the role of psychotherapeutic treatment
Divided into six chapters - Introduction to Dissociation; Dissociative Disorders; Dissociative Identity Disorder; Living with D.I.D.; Supportive Responses; and The Role of Therapy - the video lasts approx 70 minutes in total.
This unique training resource will help health, mental health, social care and related workers in all sectors and at all levels have a better understanding; use their existing skills and knowledge to better support individuals who have or may have D.I.D. or D.D.N.O.S; and be encouraged to learn more about the conditions, their assessment and how to provide the treatment and support needed. Clinicians and other professionsal who are already knowledgeable about dissociation and the dissociative disorders may also find this resource of interest as it provides the opportunity to learn outside of the clinical setting from people who have dissociative identity disorder. It is also suitable to be used for the psychoeducation of clients who have been diagnosed with dissociative identity disorder, and their partners, family, friends and non-clinical supporters.