The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of the DSM-5 personality disorders (PDs). Included herein is a discussion of the paranoid, schizoid, schizotypal, antisocial, borderline, narcissistic, histrionic, avoidant, dependent, and obsessive-compulsive PDs. Also discussed is an alternative dimensional trait model for the conceptualization and classification of PDs, included within Section 3 (a Section for emerging models and measures) of DSM-5.
|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of Mental Health|
|Subtitle of host publication||Second Edition|
|Number of pages||8|
|State||Published - 2016|
- Personality disorder
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Psychology (all)