Module Five PERSONALITY DISORDERS. Human Personality & Various Personality Disorders . Step 1 : Slide projection. Slide 5.1.1: The definition of personality
Human Personality & Various Personality Disorders
Slide 5.1.1: The definition of personality
The term of personality refers to the standard characteristics of the person that are manifested by the way the person behaves in a range of different situations.
Slide 5.2.1: definition of Personality Disorder according to DSM IV
Personality disorder is a insistent and lasting type of intrinsic emotion and behaviour which deviates from the expectations of the person’s culture, is widely spread and unbending, begins in adolescence or during young adulthood, is (forever) stable and leads to subjective disturbance or functional decline.
Slide 5.2.2: General characteristics of Personality Disorders
Slide 5.2.3: categories of patients with Personality Disorders.
Α. Patients that usually appear odd or eccentric
Β. Patients that often appear theatrical with intense emotions or unstable at their interpersonal relationships.
Γ. Patients usually stressed or frightened
Paranoid Personality Disorder
Distrust and suspicion towards others in a way that their motives are always considered as evil-minded.
Schizoid Personality Disorder
detachment from social relationships and a very limited range of emotion
Schizotypal Personality Disorder
Marked difficulty and insufficiency in interpersonal relationships and eccentricity, peculiarity, fussiness in thinking, talking (conversation, conversing) and behavior.
Antisocial Personality Disorder
Long history of disregard and violation of others rights, manifested with irresponsible behavior and absence of guilt, indifference for the law and illegal behavior, impossibility to keep a steady job, exploitation, and manipulation of others for personal interest, deceiving others and difficulty in stable relationships.
Borderline Personality Disorder
Marked instability expressed in different situations of the person’s life, as interpersonal relationships, image for self and instability in affect, as well as great impulsiveness.
Histrionic Personality Disorder
exaggerated displays of emotional reactions, attention seeking.
Narcissistic Personality Disorder
Great sense of self importance and grandeur, marked need for admiration and failure to be interested and recognize the needs, experiences and feelings of others.
Avoidant Personality Disorder
Marked social inhibition, feeling of inadequacy and extreme sensitivity to criticism.
Dependent Personality Disorder
Ischaracterized with a extreme need of being looked after by others, to a point where there is submissive behavior and fear of separation.
Obsessive compulsive Personality Disorder
Obsessive about keeping things in order, perfectionism and controlling, which leads to lack of flexibility,inability to openly express emotions and be productive
Slide 5.2.4: Paranoid Personality Disorder
Slide 5.2.5: Schizoid Personality Disorder
the person :
Slide 5.2.6: Schizotypal Personality Disorder
the person appears:
Slide 5.2.7: Antisocial Personality Disorder
it is manifested :
Slide 5.2.8: Borderline Personality Disorder
Slide 5.2.9: Histrionic Personality Disorder
it is characterized by the following :
Slide 5.2.10: Narcissistic Personality Disorder
the person :
Slide 5.2.11: Avoidant Personality Disorder
the person :
Slide 5.2.12: Dependent Personality Disorder
Slide 5.2.13: Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder