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Paranoid, Schizoid, and Schizotypal are classified as what cluster of disorders?

Cluster A

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Antisocial, boarderline, histronic, and narcissistic are classified as what cluster of disorders?

Cluster B

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Avoidant, dependent, and obsessive-compulsive are what cluster of disorders?

Cluster C

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What type of disorders are characterized by behavior that deviates from the individual's culture, is pervasive, and inflexible, has an onset in adolescence, is stable over time, and leads to distress or impairment?

Personality Disorder

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The personality disorders are grouped into three clusters based on descriptive similarities. What group contains odd or eccentric behavior?

Group A

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The personality disorders are grouped into three clusters based on descriptive similarities. What group contains dramatic, emotional, or erratic behaviors?

Group B

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The personality disorders are grouped into three clusters based on descriptive similarities. What group contains anxious and fearful behavior?

Group C

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Pattern of distrust and suspiciousness such that other's motivates are interpreted as malevolent?

Paranoid personality disorder

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Pattern of detachment from social relationships and a restricted range of emotional expression?

Schizoid personality disorder

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Pattern of acute discomfort in close relationships, cognitive or perceptual distortions, and eccentricities of behavior?

Schizotypal personality disorder

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Pattern of disregard for and violation of right of others.

Antisocial personality disorder

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Borderline is a pattern of instability in interpersonal relationships, self-image, and affects, and marked impulsivity.

Borderline PD

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Pattern of excessive emotionally and attention seeking.

Histrionic PD

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Pattern of grandiosity, need for admiration, and lack of empathy.

Narcissistic PD

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Pattern of social inhibition, feelings of inadequacy, and hypersensitivity to negative evaluation.

Avoidant PD

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Pattern of submissive and clinging behavior related to an excessive need to be taken care of.

Dependent PD

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Pattern of preoccupation with orderliness, perfectionism, and control.

Obsessive-compulsive PD

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Persistent personality disturbance that is judged to be due to direct physiological effects of medical condition.

Personality change due to another medical condition