Avoidant Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy As with most personality disorders, the treatment of choice is psychotherapy. While individual therapy is usually the preferred modality, group therapy can...
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Antisocial Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Introduction Psychotherapy Hospitalization Medications Self-Help Introduction Antisocial personality disorder is often misunderstood by both professionals and laypeople. Confused with the popular terms, “sociopath” or “psychopath,” someone...
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Paranoid Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy As with most personality disorders, psychotherapy is the treatment of choice. Individuals with paranoid personality disorder, however, rarely present themselves for treatment....
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Paranoid Personality Disorder Symptoms

People with paranoid personality disorder are generally characterized by having a long-standing pattern of pervasive distrust and suspiciousness of others.  A person with paranoid personality disorder will nearly always...
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Narcissistic Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Medical Treatment Hospitalization Psychosocial Treatment Basic Principles Individual Psychotherapy Group Therapy Medical Treatment Hospitalization The hospitalization of patients with severe Narcissistic Personality may occur with some...
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Disorders & Conditions

Narcissistic Personality Disorder Symptoms

Narcissistic Personality Disorder is characterized by a long-standing pattern of grandiosity (either in fantasy or actual behavior), an overwhelming need for admiration, and usually a complete lack of empathy toward others. People...
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Schizotypal Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy As with most personality disorders, schizotypal personality disorder is best treated with some form of psychotherapy. Individuals with this disorder usually distort...
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Schizotypal Personality Disorder Symptoms

Schizotypal personality disorder is characterized by someone who has  great difficulty in establishing and maintaining close relationships with others. A person with schizotypal personality disorder may have extreme discomfort...
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