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OCEAN structure of personality

Openness
Conscientiousness
Extraversion
Agreeableness
Neuroticism

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Behaviour pattern is manifested in which areas?

-Cognition
-Affect
-Interpersonal functioning
-Impulses

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Another name for OCPD?

Anankastic personality disorder

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Group A personality disorders "weird"

Paranoid
Schizoid
Schizotypal

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Group B personality disorders "wild"

Borderline
Narcissistic
Histrionic
Antisocial

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Group C personality disorders "worried"

Obsessive compulsive
Avoidant
Dependent

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A pervasive distrust and suspiciousness of others such that their motives are interpreted as malevolent

Paranoid

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A pervasive pattern of detachment from social relationships and a restricted range of expression of emotions in interpersonal settings

Schizoid

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A pervasive pattern of disregard for and violation of the rights of others OCCURRING SINCE AGE 15 YEARS

Antisocial PD

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A pervasive pattern of instability of interpersonal relationships, self-image and affects and marked impulsivity beginning by early adulthood

Borderline PD

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Examples of impulsivity seen in borderline PD

Spending
Sex
Substance abuse
Reckless driving
Binge eating

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You might see recurrent suicidal behaviour, gestures, threats or self-mutilating behaviour in this personality disorder

Borderline PD

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Affective instability due to a marked reactivity of mood (e.g. intense episodic dysphoria, instability or anxiety usually lasting a few hours and only more rarely than a few days)

Borderline PD

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Transient stress-related paranoid ideation or severe dissociation can be seen in this PD

borderline

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A pervasive pattern of excessive emotionality and attention seeking, beginning in early adulthood

Histrionic PD

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A pervasive pattern of social inhibition, feelings of inadequacy and hypersensitivity to negative evaluation

Avoidant PD

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A pervasive and excessive need to be taken care of that leads to submissive and clinging behaviours and fears of separation

Dependent PD

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Treatment of PD

Generally there isn't good quality evidence to guide treatment for PDs however treating the comorbidity (e.g. depression, anxiety etc) is effective and should be the focus of treatment

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Treatment of avoidant PD

Social skills training
-some evidence for antidepressants

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Treatment of borderline PD

Dialectical behavioural therapy

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Drugs which may be helpful if you have both depression and borderline PD

MAOIs

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Side effect of olanzapine

Weight gain

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This drug is sometimes good for hostility

Phenelzine