The Trauma and Dissociation Project

We are raising awareness of all dissociative disorders including:  dissociative identity disorder, dissociative amnesia, depersonalization disorder/derealization , other specified dissociative disorder,  and unspecified dissociative disorder, as well as the trauma and stressor-related disorders including: reactive attachment disorder, disinhibited social engagement disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder,  acute stress disorder, adjustment disorders, other specified trauma and stressor-related disorder, and unspecified trauma and stressor-related disorder.

Detailed information is kept on the Trauma and Dissociation Wiki . This project  is  based on the best academic sources available today.  Updates to the wiki, relevant quotes, images and information are posted on the project’s facebook page, which has a focus on education and healing.

The Trauma and Dissociation Wiki is full of useful information including: discussion of the association between mental disorders with severe and prolonged child abuse, and how each disorder is featured in the American Psychological Association’s DSM-5 manual, and copious scientific information including academic references so you can improve your understanding of trauma and dissociation.

History of the Trauma and Dissociation Project which began on January 1st 2013 with the start of a brand new year. We have been busy adding many projects the spread correct information and awareness of the Trauma and Dissociative Disorders, and with 2014 not far away we still have many plans for the rest of 2013.  Join us in our work!

January 1st 2013 -  A site was created on Dissociative Identity Disorder.

March 2013 -  The Trauma and Dissociation Wiki was created.

April 1st 2013 – The Trauma and Dissociation Facebook page was created to increase awareness and promote the Trauma and Dissociation Wiki,

May 2013 – The DSM-5 was released, and the Trauma and Dissociation Wiki was immediately.

July 2013 – Other social networking is introduced.

August 8th 2013 – A Pinterest pinboard is setup containing our awareness posters.

August 23rd 2013 – The Trauma and Dissociation Facebook page reaches 1000 likes.

August 25th 2013 – Google+ academic discussion group is created for informal scholarship discussion.   Also a Google Site is created with links to blogs and resources from other projects/websites, including information on finding a therapist.

September 8th 2013 – The  Trauma and Dissociation Twitter page is created and reaches 200 followers in 2 days.  All Facebook updates now go direct to Twitter.

September 10th 2013 – This Trauma and Dissociation WordPress blog is created.

Sept 13th 2013 – The Trauma and Dissociation Tumblr blog is created to engage the younger audience, including photo quote and video posts as well as WordPress updates and selected Facebook/Twitter updates.

October 14 2013  The Bloggers: Trauma and Dissociation Google plus site is created when we see the need for people to post their own blogs.

October 14 2013  A Trauma and Dissociation  support group is created on Google Plus.

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