Personality disorders

2017-07-28T21:48:53+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Dark triad, Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder, Dependent personality disorder, Dissociative identity disorder, Sadistic personality disorder, Paranoid personality disorder, Narcissistic personality disorder, Passive-aggressive behavior, Antisocial personality disorder, Histrionic personality disorder, Schizotypal personality disorder, Schizoid personality disorder, Avoidant personality disorder, Personality disorder not otherwise specified, Haltlose personality disorder flashcards Personality disorders
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  • Dark triad
    The dark triad is a subject in psychology that focuses on three personality traits: narcissism, Machiavellianism, and psychopathy.
  • Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder
    Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder (OCPD) is a personality disorder characterized by a general pattern of concern with orderliness, perfectionism, excessive attention to details, mental and interpersonal control, and a need for control over one's environment, at the expense of flexibility, openness to experience, and efficiency.
  • Dependent personality disorder
    Dependent personality disorder (DPD), formerly known as asthenic personality disorder, is a personality disorder that is characterized by a pervasive psychological dependence on other people.
  • Dissociative identity disorder
    Dissociative identity disorder (DID), previously known as multiple personality disorder (MPD), is a mental disorder characterized by at least two distinct and relatively enduring identities or dissociated personality states that alternately show in a person's behavior, accompanied by memory impairment for important information not explained by ordinary forgetfulness.
  • Sadistic personality disorder
    Sadistic personality disorder is a personality disorder involving sadism which appeared in an appendix of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-III-R).
  • Paranoid personality disorder
    Paranoid personality disorder (PPD) is a mental disorder characterized by paranoia and a pervasive, long-standing suspiciousness and generalized mistrust of others.
  • Narcissistic personality disorder
    Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is a long-term pattern of abnormal behavior characterized by exaggerated feelings of self-importance, an excessive need for admiration, and a lack of understanding of others' feelings.
  • Passive-aggressive behavior
    Passive-aggressive behavior is the indirect expression of hostility, such as through procrastination, stubbornness, sullen behavior, or deliberate or repeated failure to accomplish requested tasks for which one is (often explicitly) responsible.
  • Antisocial personality disorder
    Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD), also known as dissocial personality disorder (DPD) and sociopathy, is a personality disorder, characterized by a pervasive pattern of disregard for, or violation of, the rights of others.
  • Histrionic personality disorder
    Histrionic personality disorder (HPD) is defined by the American Psychiatric Association as a personality disorder characterized by a pattern of excessive attention-seeking emotions, usually beginning in early adulthood, including inappropriately seductive behavior and an excessive need for approval.
  • Schizotypal personality disorder
    Schizotypal personality disorder (STPD) or schizotypal disorder is a mental disorder characterized by severe social anxiety, paranoia, and often unconventional beliefs.
  • Schizoid personality disorder
    Schizoid personality disorder (SPD) is a personality disorder characterized by a lack of interest in social relationships, a tendency towards a solitary or sheltered lifestyle, secretiveness, emotional coldness, and apathy.
  • Avoidant personality disorder
    Avoidant personality disorder (AvPD), also known as anxious personality disorder, is a Cluster C personality disorder.
  • Personality disorder not otherwise specified
    Personality disorder not otherwise specified (also known as personality disorder NOS or PDNOS) is a DSM-IV Axis II personality disorder.
  • Haltlose personality disorder
    "Haltlos" is a German word which means drifting, aimless, irresponsible.