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Personality Disorders.doc

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Psychology
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PSY240H5
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Ayesha Khan

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Personality Disorders­ Definitions:  1) Personality: Acting, thinking and feeling that makes us unique, unique  composition of behaviors in each individual  2) Personality Trait: implies that there is something stable to personality,  complex pattern of behaviors, thoughts, feelings, that’s stable across time and  situation  3) Personality Disorder: maladaptive behavior, thought and feeling  Differences in Gender/Ethnic/Racial biases: ­ Symptoms are different in men and women  ­ Different ethnic groups tend to get over diagnosed with personality disorder,  what is consider a maladaptive behavior in our culture  DSM­IV­TR Personality Disorders  ­ Cluster A: odd­eccentric personality dis
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