Is Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD) To Be Recognised At Last?

I’m really hopeful that this will be a step forward for people with a history of trauma breaking free from the stigma laden diagnosis that is Borderline Personality disorder. I await the ISD-11 diagnostic critea for next year with great anticipation and hope.

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Complex PTSD: causes, differences from PTSD, and ICD-11 draft diagnostic criteria. Also known as Disorders of Extreme Stress Not Otherwise Specified (DESNOS), and Enduring Personality Change After Catastrophe Experience (ICD-10 code F62.0).

Source: Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD) symptoms and diagnostic criteria

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