ERIC Number: EJ421010
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Using Images, Metaphor, and Hypnosis in Integrating Multiple Personality and Dissociative States: A Review of the Literature.
Crawford, Carrie L.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v12 n4 p416-33 Oct 1990
Reviews literature on hypnosis, imagery, and metaphor as applied to the treatment and integration of those with multiple personality disorder (MPD) and dissociative states. Considers diagnostic criteria of MPD; explores current theories of etiology and treatment; and suggests specific examples of various clinical methods of treatment using hypnosis, imagery, or metaphor. Presents directives for mental health counselors. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A