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I <3 New York Diagnostic Criteria: A pervasive pattern of excessive emotionality and attention seeking, beginning by early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts, as indicated by five (or more) of the following: 1. Is uncomfortable in situations in which she is not the center of attention 2. Interaction with others is often characterized by inappropriate sexually seductive or provocative behavior 3. Displays rapidly shifting and shallow expression of emotion 4. Consistently uses physical appearance to draw attention to self 5. Has a style of speech that is excessively impressionistic and lacking detail 6. Shows self dramatization, theatricality, and exaggerated expression of emotion 7. Is suggestible, i.e., easily influenced by others or circumstances 8. Considers relationships to be more intimate than they actually are Diagnostic Examples: Interaction with others is often characterized by inappropriate sexually seductive or provocative behavior Any episode Displays rapidly shifting and shallow expression of emotion
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