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Have you ever wondered if your coworker or estranged family member could possibly be suffering from a clinical personality disorder? Why are they so difficult to deal with? -- Read more on...
It’s the most dramatized of the personality disorders, but one of the least understood. This week, Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen clears the air with nine signs of borderline... -- Rea...
Specifically designed psychotherapies performed only somewhat better than nonspecific ones, perhaps because of improvements in treatment as usual.
The real link between personality and well-being. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
It's not a personality disorder if you just landed the most important job in the world, one psychiatrist points out. He should know. He wrote the book.
Chi-Hua Chen and colleagues report a GWAS for five personality traits and identify four loci associated with extraversion and two associated with neuroticism at genome-wide significance. They find tha...
(Medical Xpress)—A team of researchers with the University of Edinburgh in the U.K. has conducted the longest study of its kind on human personality traits and how they might change as people age. I...
Whether treatment for the numerous other comorbidities, such as substance abuse associated with antisocial personality disorder, will hasten time to remission is an area of needed research.
Introduces Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment ongoing Special Section concerned with methodological issues in personality disorder research. This second edition includes two papers...
This study investigated impulsivity-related personality traits using the Revised NEO Personality Inventory (NEO PI-R) in women diagnosed with co-occurring bulmia nervosa and borderline personality dis...
Compliance and patience is needed when meeting patients with personality disorder To encounter patients with personality disorders in health care settings is often challenging. Most treatment studies ...
Personality disorders, violence and criminal behaviour The importance of personality disorders for violent and criminal behaviour is illustrated by their high prevalence in prison populations. Especia...
The current study examined the associations for borderline personality disorder (BPD) and a specific trait of the disorder, self-harm, with mental health care utilization. Our sample consisted of 145 ...