Psychosis vs. Dissociative Disorders Reflection
Individuals with Dissociative Disorders are often misdiagnosed with psychosis by physicians and mental health clinicians who have little experience with dissociative disorders. Prepare a 750-1,250-word paper in which you address the following Differentiate between Psychotic and Dissociative Disorders using the DSM 5 criterion. Explain differences in manifestation. Please provide specific examples in your explanation. Discuss assessment procedures and tools including the Dissociative Experience Scale. Identify foundational treatment for dissociative disorders. Discuss cultural implications in diagnoses and treatment. Reflect on how misdiagnosis impacts successful treatment for clients with dissociative disorders. Integrate at least three outside scholarly resources throughout your paper.