In 1994 with the release of the DSM-IV, Multiple Personality Disorder was renamed to Dissociative Identity Disorder.
This continued on with the release of the DSM- V on May 27, 2013.
A. Two distinct states switch with disruption in identity.
B. True amnesia, not dissociative amnesia is present between two distinct states.
C. The individual is significantly impaired due to the presenting symptoms.
D. This is not a “temporary state” created purposefully by cultural practice.
E. The symptoms are not attributed to anything else.