identity disorder

i·den·ti·ty dis·or·der

a mental disorder in which one suffers severe distress regarding one's ability to reconcile aspects of the self into a coherent acceptable sense of self.

identity disorder

Psychiatry Severe subjective distress caused by a child's inability to achieve an integrated sense of self

i·den·ti·ty dis·or·der

(ī-den'ti-tē dis-ōr'dĕr)
A mental disorder of childhood or adolescence in which one suffers severe distress regarding one's ability to reconcile aspects of the self into a coherent acceptable sense of self.

i·den·ti·ty dis·or·der

(ī-den'ti-tē dis-ōr'dĕr)
Mental disorder in which one suffers severe distress regarding one's ability to reconcile aspects of the self into a coherent acceptable whole.
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The petitioner suffered depression and stress, and visited a consultant psychiatrist who concluded in her findings that 'Yusra meets the criteria for gender identity disorder ICD-ID (Gender Dysphoria-DSM-Y) with co-morbid depression'.
Afterwards, she suffered severe depression, mental stress and visited a consultant psychiatrist who in her findings concluded that she was facing gender identity disorder ICD-ID (Gender Dysphoria-DSM-Y) with co-morbid depression'.
Both the doctors have stated that her mental state of mind is so much angst because she suffers from gender identity disorder ICD-IO (Gender Dysphoria - DSM-Y).
In the case of dissociative identity disorder, a person dissociates by switching between different parts of their personality or alter egos, so it can seem like they become a different person.
Kim, 56, has dissociative identity disorder and currently calls herself Patricia, the most dominant of her personalities.
Winter Kim, a formerly sex-trafficked youth who has been diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), is on a mission to avenge her sisters murder by taking down the man responsible, businessman Kyung.
We are pleased to present five articles on topics ranging from a Jungian perspective of Dissociative Identity Disorder to the journey from separation consciousness to God consciousness.
pdf) ICD-10 , WHO lists "Transsexualism," "Dual-role transvestism," and "Gender identity disorder of childhood" as specific illnesses, while having two other sweeping categories labeled "Other gender identity disorders" and "Gender identity disorder, unspecified.
Published in the March issue of AJPH, Veterans Affairs researchers looked at VA patients who were diagnosed with gender identity disorder and had at least one visit to a VA clinic or hospital in 2013.
LOS ANGELES -- Having a sexual or gender identity disorder increases the risk for type 2 diabetes by about the same amount as having high blood pressure, according to a group of UCLA researchers who set out to mine thousands of electronic health records to implement a more accurate and less expensive way to identify people who have undiagnosed type 2 diabetes.
The federal court that overturned that ruling found the lower court substituted its judgment for that of medical professionals, who are divided on the best treatment for gender identity disorder.
A CHILD of three has become one of the youngest ever to be seen by NHS doctors for possible gender identity disorder.