Personality Disorders

Personality Disorders - appropriate rules and norms...

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Personality Disorders DSM-IV views Co-morbidity With Axis I Disorders With other Axis II Personality Disorders Models of personality Categorical models Dimensional models
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Five Factor Model of Personality Neuroticism Extraversion Openness to Experience Agreeableness Conscientiousness
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Personality Disorders (Axis II) Cluster A (Odd, Eccentric) Paranoid Schizoid Schizotypal Cluster B (Dramatic, Erratic, Emotional) Antisocial Borderline Histrionic Narcissistic Cluster C (Anxious, Fearful) Avoidant Dependent Obsessive-Compulsive
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Borderline Personality Disorder Characteristics Unstable emotions and relationships Impulsivity, self-image, fear of abandonment Suicidal threats, gestures Causes Genetic link to mood disorders? Early trauma (such as sexual abuse); PTSD Treatment: Medication, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
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Conduct Disorder Violation of basic rights of others or age-
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Unformatted text preview: appropriate rules and norms Aggression to people & animals Destruction of property Deceitfulness or theft Serious violations of rules Significant impairment in social, academic, or occupational functioning Antisocial Personality Disorder Disregard, violation of rights of others a) unlawful behavior b) lying, conning c) impulsivity, failure to plan ahead d) irritability, aggressiveness e) Reckless disregard for the safety of others f) Irresponsibility g) Lack of remorse At least 18 Conduct Disorder before 15 Antisocial Personality Disorder Psychopathy, Criminality, Conduct Dis Causes of ASPD Genetic factors Neurobiological research Psychological factors Treatments for ASPD Prevention; parent training Incarceration...
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