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Personality Disorders

Recognition and Clinical Management

by Jonathan H. Dowson

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Psychiatry,
  • diagnosis,
  • Personality Disorders,
  • Psychology,
  • Medical,
  • therapy,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Medical / Psychiatry,
  • Medical : Psychiatry - General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Mental Illness

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7741256M
    ISBN 100521450497
    ISBN 109780521450492

    Malignant Self Love - Narcissism Revisited and other books by Sam Vaknin about narcissists, psychopaths, and abuse in relationships. Tenth, Revised Printing (January ) By: Sam Vaknin, Ph.D. Narcissism, Pathological Narcissism, The Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), the Narcissist, and Relationships with Abusive Narcissists and Psychopaths. Start studying Personality Disorders Book Notes. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

    Its content spans all the major disorders-Antisocial, Avoidant, Depressive, Compulsive, Histrionic, Narcissistic, Paranoid, Schizoid, and Borderline-as well as their many subtypes. Attention to detail and in-depth discussion of the subtleties involved in these debilitating personality disorders make this book an ideal companion to the DSM-IV(TM). The new edition of Personality Disorders continues to provide an in-depth guide to personality disorders, assessment, and treatment, across varied patient groups and settings.. Grounded in scholarly review and illustrated with a diversity of case studies, this book covers familiar ground with comprehensive detail, including the description of personality disorders, diagnosis, epidemiology.

    Personality disorders are clustered around three main groups by DSM-IV. The first group is the Cluster A personality disorders, also named odd personality disorders. These are: (a) paranoid personality disorder, (b) schizoid personality disorder, and (c) schizotypal personality disorder. assessment of personality disorders in different countries (the International Personality disorders according to the criteria included in Chapter V(F) of ICD book provides notes on some of the frequently discussed difficulties of classification.


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Chapter 9: Personality Disorders Chapter Overview. In Chapter 9, we will discuss matters related to personality disorders to include their clinical presentation, epidemiology, comorbidity, etiology, and treatment options. This chapter begins with a general definition of personality disorder that applies to each of the 10 specific personality disorders.

A personality disorder is an enduring pattern of inner experience and behavior that deviates markedly from the expectations of the individual’s culture, is pervasive and inflexible, has an onset in adolescence. This guideline is concerned with the treatment and management of people with antisocial personality disorder in primary, secondary and tertiary care.

Various terms have been used to describe those who consistently exploit others and infringe society’s rules for personal gain as a consequence of their personality traits, including antisocial personality disorder, sociopathy and psychopathy. A general term for a group of behavioural disorders, personality disorders are usually characterised by lifelong, ingrained, maladaptive patterns of deviant behaviour, lifestyle and social adjustment that are different in quality from psychotic and neurotic symptoms.

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Personality disorders are commonly categorized into the following subtypes: antisocial, avoidant, borderline, dependent, histrionic, narcissistic, obsessive-compulsive, paranoid, schizoid and. Somatic symptom and related disorders Personality and impulse-control disorders [Reserved] Autism spectrum disorder Neurodevelopmental disorders [Reserved] Eating disorders Trauma- and stressor-related disorders.

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Cluster A disorders include paranoid personality disorder, schizoid personality disorder, and schizotypal personality disorder. People with these disorders display a personality style that is odd or eccentric.vii Preface The first edition of my Disorders of Personality text () was widely regarded as the classic book in the field.

Given its coordination with a theory of personality and psychopathology and with the then newly published DSM-III, it gained immediate ac- ceptance among mental health professionals, the audience for which it was intended.