Flashcards in 12. Specific Disorders - Personality Disorders (645) Deck (16):
What are the cluster A personality disorders?
Paranoid Personality Disorder
Schizoid Personality Disorder
Schizotypal Personality Disorder
What are the cluster B personality disorders?
Antisocial Personality Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Histrionic Personality Disorder
Narcissistic Personality Disorder
What are the cluster C personality disorders?
Avoidant Personality Disorder
Dependent Personality Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder
What are the "other" personality disorders?
Personality Change Due to Another Medical Condition
Other Specified Personality Disorder
Unspecified Personality Disorder
What is paranoid personality disorder?
A pattern of distrust and suspiciousness such that others' motives are interpreted as malevolent.
What is schizoid personality disorder?
A pattern of detachment from social relationships and a restricted range of emotional expression.
What is schizotypal personality disorder?
A pattern of acute discomfort in close relationships, cognitive or perceptual distortions, and eccentricities of behavior.
What is antisocial personality disorder?
A pattern of disregard for and violation of the rights of others.
What is borderline personality disorder?
A pattern of instability in interpersonal relationships, self-image, affects, and marked impulsivity.
What is histrionic personality disorder?
A pattern of excessive emotionality and attention seeking.
What is narcissistic personality disorder?
A pattern of grandiosity, need for admiration, and lack of empathy.
What is avoidant personality disorder?
A pattern of social inhibition, feelings of inadequacy, and hypersensitivity to negative evaluation.
What is dependent personality disorder?
A pattern of submissive and clinging behavior related to an excessive need to be taken care of.
What is OC personality disorder?
A pattern of preoccupation with orderliness, perfectionism, and control.
What is personality change due to another medical condition?
A persistent personality disturbance that is judged to be due to the direct physiological effects of a medical condition (e.g., frontal lobe lesion).