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Understanding Personality Disorders

Posted in Uncategorized by @honestcharlie on April 22, 2015

Some pretty good observations. It sullimpents my coming discussion of corporations as well. 🙂

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The following extracts from the World Psychiatric Association and International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders resource ‘Educational Program on Personality Disorders’ is intended to answer some important questions on the complex issue of personality disorders.

What are Personality Disorders?

The Oxford Dictionary defines personality as the combination of characteristics or qualities that form an individual’s distinctive character. For psychologists, personality is the individual’s distinctive pattern of perceiving, feeling, thinking, coping, and behaving. The adult personality is essentially formed by late adolescence. 

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  1. Barry Wright said, on April 22, 2015 at 12:15 pm

    Yeah, great, but the only PD the article really specifically mentions is ‘anti-social PD’?

    I’d like to know the stats of PD types and their probabilities.

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    • @honestcharlie said, on April 22, 2015 at 12:59 pm

      Who wouldn’t? Getting them even to agree if they belong on Axis I or Axis II is an achievement. You think this is some sort of science?

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