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What makes personality disorders different than any other clinical or mental illness

Individuals with personality disorders never experienced a period of normalcy.

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When do personality disorders become for obvious and why

adolescence because there is socialization

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How many personality disorders are in the DSM

10

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How many different categories of personality disorders are there

3

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are personality disorders categorical or dimensional

categorical

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What is the definition of personality disorder

An enduring pattern of inner experience that deviates markedly from the expectations of society. It is pervasive and inflexible and has an onset in childhood and adolescence.

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What are the three categories of personality disorders

Odd/eccentric, dramatic/erratic, anxious/fearful

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Why are odd/eccentric personality disorders grouped together

they are all share similarities with schizophrenia

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What makes people with Type A personality disorders different than people with schizophrenia

They don't actually experience a psychosis

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What are the three type A personality disorders

Paranoid, schizoid, and schizotypal

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What are dramatic/erratic personalty disorders characterized by

Being dramatic, emotional, or erratic

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What are the four type B personality disorders

Borderline, histrionic, narcissistic, and antisocial

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Why are anxious/fearful personality disorders grouped together

they are all centred around fear

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What are the three type C personality disorders

Avoidant, dependent, and obsessive compulsive

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Which of the three type A personality disorders has the weakest link to schizophrenia

Paranoid PD

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What is Paranoid personality disorder characterized by

suspicion of almost all people usually for poor reasons.

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Which type A personality disorder has a moderate link to schizophrenia

Schizoid

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What is schizoid personality disorder characterized by

a severely restricted range of emotions that is most associated with social detachment.

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Which of the three type A personality disorders has the strongest link to schizophrenia

schizotypal

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Who came up with the PCL and what does it stand for

Hare and the psychopathy checklist revised

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Signs of APD need to be present before what age

15 years

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How comorbid is antisocial personality disorder with substance abuse

90%

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What three things is antisocial personality disorder characterized by

Lack of responsibility, order, and commitment

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What are the two main differences in those with APD and psychpathy

lack of remorse and level of impulsiveness