Depersonalization-derealization disorder is a condition that causes a person to feel as if they’re observing themselves from outside their body. In addition to feeling disconnected from the self, depersonalization-derealization disorder can make it feel as if the world around the person isn’t real. People with this condition may feel like they’re in a dream state throughout much of their daily life.

Depersonalization-Derealization Disorder FAQs

Experiencing depersonalization-derealization can be challenging. It can also be difficult for an affected person’s loved ones and the people around them to understand what they’re experiencing. Learning more can help everyone involved. For more information about depersonalization-derealization disorder, consult the frequently asked questions below.