On June 21st , 2021 I was diagnosed with PTSD and Complex Dissociative Identity Disorder. I am still struggling with that diagnosis. I still think I’m faking it. Denial is really bad right now…

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)


Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

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  • purplecow


    I am still very guilty of believing I'm faking every day, but here's a few strategies to help: • different members make an 'about me' page. Could be on paper or just in the notes of your phone; wherever's convenient. Whenever you feel like you're faking you can flip through the different pages and recognize the individuality. • Ask yourself why you would fake all the pain and struggles that others can't see? Would you still fake it when you're by yourself (in a place alone, away from others in the outer world)? Imposter syndrome (believing you're faking) is very common for PTSD as well as DID. Other systems are here to support you! :]

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