Asked in Schizophrenia
Is schizophrenia a personality disorder?
Schizophrenia is a psychotic disorder, not a personality disorder. However, there are some personality disorders that have similar symptoms to schizophrenia: paranoid personality disorder, schizoid personality disorder, and schizotypal personality disorder. ...
What personality disorder causes people to have no friends or relationships?
could be depression, Avoidant Personality Disorder, Antisocial Personality Disorder, Schizoid Personality Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, paranoid Personality Disorder, etc. . . ...
Asked in Mental Health, The Difference Between
Are there any similarities in Antisocial Personality Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder?
Antisocial personality disorder and borderline personality disorder can both cause impulsive behavior. ...
Asked in Mental Health, Sociopathy (Psychopathy)
Is antisocial personality disorder a mental disorder?
Antisocial personality disorder is a type of personality disorder under Axis 2 disorders. ...
Asked in Mental Health, The Difference Between
What is the difference between a borderline personality disorder and a personality disorder?
Borderline personality disorder is a specific personality disorder. A personality disorder is a set of traits and long held, often inflexible, beliefs which tends to interfere with "normal" functioning in society. There are different types of personality disorders. Borderline personality disorder is one of many specific classifications of personality disorders. ...
Asked in Mental Health, Narcissism
What is the difference between personality disorder and boarderline personlity disorder?
Borderline personality disorder is one of many different types of personality disorders. Borderline personality disorder is one of many different types of personality disorders. ...
Asked in Health, Mental Health, Medication and Drugs
Is there a medication for paranoid personality disorder?
No there is no medication for paranoid personality disorder.
What are the defenses mechanisms of personality disorder?
Depends on which personality disorder you are talking about.
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
Personality disorder for blaming others for your failures?
Dissocial personality disorder
What is the old name for multiple personality disorder?
Split personality disorder and multiple personality disorder are both old names. It is now referred to as dissociative identity disorder. ...
Asked in Miley Cyrus, Actors & Actresses
Does Miley Cyrus have paranoid personality disorder?
According to news reports and press releases she does not have Paranoid Personality Disorder, she has a Multi-Personality Disorder. ...
Asked in Psychology, Psychological Disorders
What movies or films will be of good use for studying personality disorders?
Some good movies and films for studying personality disorders are "Gone With the Wind" (narcissistic personality disorder), "Funny Girl" (narcissistic personality disorder), "Girl, Interrupted" (borderline personality disorder), "The Godfather" (antisocial personality disorder), and "Wall Street" (antisocial personality disorder). ...
How many people have multiple personality disorder?
App. 1 in every 120,000 people have a Multiple Personality Disorder (A.K.A. Dissociative Identity Disorder or Split Personality). ...
Asked in Mental Health, Human Behavior
What is psychopathic personality?
Antisocial personality disorder: a personality disorder characterized by amorality and lack of affect; capable of violent acts without guilt feelings (`psychopathic personality' was once widely used but was superseded by `sociopathic personality' to indicate the social aspects of the disorder, but now `antisocial personality disorder' is the preferred term) ...
What other emotional disorders exhibit some sociopathic characteristics?
Psychopathy, Antisocial Personality Disorder, Asocial Personality Disorder, Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder are probably the closest. Some sources do not differentiate among some of these and sociopathy. ...
Asked in Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Does bipolar disorder make you rage?
Sometimes it can, because it does have a tendency to have a high irritability rate. So can other diseases like conduct disorder, borderline personality disorder (BDP), narcissistic personality disorder, antisocial personality disorder, intermittent explosive disorder, or psychosis. ...
Asked in Mental Health
Can bipolar disorder and antisocial personality disorder coexist?
Yes, I believe that both bipolar disorder and antisocial personality disorder can coexist. People are complex and unique and both the labels of bipolar disorder and antisocial personality disorder are abstractions are are ways to classify human beings. ...