Psychology

Frotteuristic disorder: Rubbing others for sexual gratification

Frotteuristic disorder: Rubbing others for sexual gratification

Frotteurism comes from the French word “frotter” which means, “to rub”. An individual with frotteuristic disorder derives immense sexual gratification from rubbing their genitals against an unsuspecting victim, usually in a crowded setting such as buses, trains, shopping malls, bazaars,... Read More

Dissociative amnesia Explained

Dissociative amnesia Explained

Dissociative amnesia is a form of dissociative disorder. It was earlier known as psychogenic amnesia. An individual with dissociative amnesia generally experiences breakdown of consciousness, identity, personality, awareness and... Read More

Depersonalization/Derealization disorder

Depersonalization/Derealization disorder

Depersonalization or derealization disorder (DPD) is a type of dissociative disorder. As the name suggests, an individual with this disorder has distorted memory, perception, consciousness, awareness and... Read More

Disorder of written expression

Disorder of written expression

The Disorder of written expression (DWE) is a learning disability reported in children, who have trouble in writing down their ideas and thoughts. It was earlier called as developmental expressive writing... Read More