Personality Disorder

Personality Type A

What is Personality Type A?

The Type A personality (PCTA) is the tendecia people to show ambition, competitiveness and job involvement and impatience, temporal urgency and hostile attitudes. These behaviors would be observed only in stressful or challenging situations. It was proposed by Friedman and Rosenman in 1959, two cardiologists who studied the incidence of psychological aspects in coronary disease. …

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misanthropy

Misanthropy: What does it mean for Psychology and Psychiatry?

The misanthropy is a psychological and social attitude also characterized by aversion to the human species. It is not that he hates concrete people, but he really hates the characteristics of the human essence, such as individualism, permanent nonconformity, and intolerance, among many others. Misanthropy Misanthropy can be slight or very marked, and it can …

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Narcissistic Personality Disorder

What is Narcissistic Personality Disorder?

The narcissistic personality disorder is characterized by an extreme tendency to appreciate himself, be considered different and feel deserving of special treatment. These people often feel narcissistic personality disorder that they deserve special treatment, are considered overly important and because they care so much about themselves, they lack compassion for other people. Read Define Narcissist. Narcissistic …

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Antisocial Personality Disorder Symptoms

The conduct antisocial personality disorder symptoms are characteristic of children and adolescents who indulge in behaviors that violate social norms. These children and adolescents can become juvenile offenders, get involved in drugs and continue these behaviors when they grow up. Dissocial Personality Disorder In fact, long-term studies show that many adults with antisocial personality disorder …

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Paranoid Personality Disorder

Paranoid Personality Disorder

The essential characteristic of paranoid personality disorder is a pattern of mistrust and general suspicion towards others so that the intentions of these are interpreted as malicious. This pattern begins at the beginning of adulthood and appears in various contexts. Paranoid Personality Disorder Individuals with this disorder assume that others will take advantage of them, …

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