Flashcards in Personality Disorders Deck (10)
What is Paranoid Personality Disorder?
-MISINTERPRETATION of the actions of others as
What is Schizoid Personality?
-Uncaring to form relationships
"COULD CARE LESS" about other's responses
What is Schizotypal Personality?
-Deficit in INTERPERSONAL relatedness
-Thoughts and behavior PECULIARITIES
-Magical thinking and ODD BELIEFS
What is Antisocial Personality?
VIOLATIONS OF THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS
-Acting out sexually, drinking and drugs
-ADULT / CRIMINAL
What is Borderline Personality?
-INSTABILITY in relationships
-SELF DESTRUCTIVE (cutting)
-INTENSE MOOD SHIFTS
-FEAR OF BEING ALONE
Therapist must establish strict boundaries
What is Histrionic Personality?
Excessive emotionality and attention seeking
Drama queens, seeks praise/approval
What is Narcissistic Personality?
GRANDIOSE sense of self-importance
Fantasies of unlimited success
Feelings of Entitlement
Lack of Empathy
What is Avoidant Personality?
Avoids socializing for fear of NEGATIVE SOCIAL REJECTION, yet they desire closeness
What is Dependent Personality?
- A pervasive pattern of dependent and submissive behavior
- Lack of self confidence
- Inability to function independently