New publications


1: Schema therapy for Dissociative Identity Disorder: een case report 

This case report shows the application of schema therapy for DID. It is a practical article that provides an illustration of a case within the current trials of schema therapy for DID. 

2: Schema therapy for clients with dissociative identity disorder

 This is a chapter from the Schema Therapy book. This chapter uses a clinical case to explain how schema therapy is applied to people with dissociative identity disorder. 

3: The mode model of DID: explanations and misunderstandings

 This article further explains the mode model of dissociative identity disorder and discusses misunderstandings. 

4: Diagnosis and treatment of children with DID

This article provides an explanation of the state of affairs regarding diagnosis and treatment of dissociative identity disorder in children.

5: Trauma-related complaints - a number of popular treatments examined

 This article examines a number of trauma treatments. Guided synthesis is discussed from page 15 onwards. This is used by some practitioners in people with DID. 

 Other relevant articles

  • Marsh, R.J., Dorahy, M.J., Butler, C., Middleton, W., de Jong, P.J., Kemp, S., et al. (2021). Inter-identity amnesia for neutral episodic self-referential and autobiographical memory in Dissociative Identity Disorder: An assessment of recall and recognition. PLoS ONE 16(2).

  • Marsh, R.J., Dorahy, M.J., Verschuere, B., Butler, C., Middleton, W., Huntjens, R.J.C. (2018). Transfer of Episodic Self-Referential Memory across Amnesic Identities in Dissociative Identity Disorder using the Autobiographical Implicit Association Test. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 127.  pp.751–757.

  • Huntjens, R., Wessel, I., Ostafin, B. D., Boelen, P. A., Behrens, F., & van Minnen, A. (2016). Trauma-related self-defining memories and future goals in Dissociative Identity Disorder. Behaviour research and therapy, 87, 216–224. 

  • Huntjens, R. J. C., Verschuere, B., & McNally, R. J. (2012). Autobiographical amnesia in patients with dissociative identity disorder. PLoS ONE, 7(7), e40580. 


  • Huntjens, R. J., Peters, M. L., Woertman, L., van der Hart, O., & Postma, A. (2007). Memory transfer for emotionally valenced words between identities in dissociative identity disorder. Behaviour research and therapy, 45(4), 775–789.

  • Huntjens, R. J., Peters, M. L., Postma, A., Woertman, L., Effting, M., & van der Hart, O. (2005). Transfer of newly acquired stimulus valence between identities in dissociative identity disorder (DID). Behaviour research and therapy, 43(2), 243–255.