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personality disorder
-definition

dysfunctional approaches of dealing with the world

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personality disorder: cluster A
-definition
-3 types

-odd, eccentric behavior
-1. paranoid
2. schizoid
3. schizotypal

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schizoid

lack of interest in social relationships

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schizotypal

uncomfortable with close relationships
-odd behavior and thinking

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cluster B
-definition
-4 types

-dramatic, emotional or erratic behavior
-1. antisocial
2. borderline
3. histrionic
4. narcissistic

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antisocial

pervasive disregard for the rights of others
-lack of empathy

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borderline

extreme dichotomous thinking
-instability in relationships, mood, self-image, decisions

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histrionic

pervasive attention seeking
-exaggerated emotions
-low self-esteem
-overreact

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narcissistic

pervasive grandiosity
-need for admiration
-lack if empathy
-inflated sense of self-importance

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cluster C
-definition
-3 types

-anxious, fearful behavior
-1. avoidant
2. dependent
3. obsessive-compulsive

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avoidant

pervasive feelings of social inadequacy and social inhibition
-hypersensitvity to rejection

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dependent

pervasive psychological dependence on other people

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obsessive compulsive

rigid conformity to rules, moral codes and excessive orderliness