dissociative identity disorder

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dissociative identity disorder:

see multiple personalitymultiple personality,
a very rare psychological disorder in which a person has two or more distinct personalities, each with its own thoughts, feelings, and patterns of behavior.
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00, Atria Books, ISBN 0-743-45705-6) An alternate personality wreaks havoc for the normally shy Jonquitte Peirce, who seeks help from the psychiatrist introduced in Zane's novel Addicted.
Rick Bauer (Michael O'Leary), who suffers from a deteriorating heart condition, and former prince Richard Winslow (Bradley Cole), victim of a horrible car accident, fight for their lives; Beth Raines tries to rebuild her life by coming to terms with the past of her alternate personality, Lorelei Hills (both played by Beth Chamberlin); and the feisty Harley Cooper (Beth Ehlers) and the irksome Gus Aitoro (Ricky Paull Goldin) try to make a "go" of their new relationship despite the objections of everyone in town, including Harley's ex-husband, the wealthy Phillip Spaulding (Grant Aleksander).
An alternate personality wreaks havoc for the normally shy Jonquinette Peirce, who seeks help from the psychiatrist introduced in Zane's novel Addicted.
An alternate personality wrens havoc for the normally shy Jonquinette Peirce, who seeks help from the psychiatrist introduced in Zene's novel Addicted.

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