First Person Plural: My Life as a Multiple

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Hyperion, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 354 pages
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The story of one man's struggle with Dissociative Identity Disorder (formerly known as Multiple Personality Disorder) & the 24 personalities that live within him. In this book readers accompany Cameron West on a roller coaster ride as he desperately tries to hang on to his family, his life & the thin red thread of reality that connects him to the world. The book chronicles his hunt for evidence to help him cope with & understand why his alter personalities are using his voice & body to retell & relive childhood sexual abuse.

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User Review  - Rob.Larson - LibraryThing

This book is a fascinating read, from the perspective of one who has DID, formerly called multiple personality disorder. The author is honest and tells an interesting story. It is very touching at times, also contains graphic descriptions of sexual abuse. Not for everyone. Read full review

FIRST PERSON PLURAL: My Life as a Multiple

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A singular first-person account of the much-debated condition now known as dissociative identity disorder (DID)—formerly termed multiple personality disorder—by a man who professes to have 24 ... Read full review

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Cameron West author of the "New York Times" bestselling memoir "First Person Plural", has a doctorate in psychology.

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