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Case report: Conversion Disorder

Publication Type : Journal Article

Thematic Areas : Medical Sciences

Publisher : Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine

Source : Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine, Volume 39, Issue 1 (2017)

Campus : Kochi

School : School of Medicine

Department : Community Medicine, Psychiatry

Year : 2017

Abstract : Conversion/dissociative disorders are more prevalent in childhood and adolescence, generally affecting females more than males. They are associated with stressors which are perceived as unmanageable, and the symptoms generallyreflect a means to avoid the stressor. The case report presents a successful intervention involving five sessions.

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Arya Jith, “Case report: Conversion Disorder”, Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine, vol. 39, no. 1, 2017.

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