Monthly Archives: June 2010

Therapy today with suggestions…


I told my therapist about what happened saturday between my husband and I during a conversation. He made a statement that sounded like he was comparing me to my mother, implying that I could be violent like her. It really … Continue reading

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Had a spurt of panic and shopping


No real reason to post this, just doing it because… I had a bit of a panic attack today when I left the house, not pleasant and then I couldn’t make myself go home, I was too freaked out so … Continue reading

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Oh goodie another alter…


So I had therapy today and an angry 17-year-old came out…yea I have no comment on that yet. When I “came back” I felt shaky and my therapist wanted me to do some deep breathing and all of a sudden … Continue reading

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More about alters “looking” different/continuing my questions…


Ok so I found this quote and actually it has been said in several places: It is not unusual for patients with DID to have alters of different genders, sexual orientations, ages, or nationalities. So then I go back to … Continue reading

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How do alters manifest themselves?


So, the comments and support on this blog have blown my mind! (In a good way) I’m wondering: how do alters manifest themselves in other people. This is going to sound stupid, but what do they “look” like etc. Have … Continue reading

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Show on Discovery Health Channel


Just in case anyone’s interested, Discovery Health Channel on cable will have a show called “The Woman With 15 Personalities” airing this Sunday. You can check your local listings. It says 9:00 pm but I’m assuming that’s Eastern Time? Here’s the … Continue reading

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Average age of people diagnosed with DID?


I’m curious: out of all of us (those who read this blog or have blogs of their own etc.) what is our average age? I don’t mean specific numbers just an average. It’s just that in comments, some similar numbers have been … Continue reading

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