Antisocial Personality Disorder

Antisocial Personality Disorder

  • Pattern of socially irresponsible, exploitative, and guiltless behavior that reflects a general disregard for the rights of others
  • Lack of concern for rights of others
  • No problem violating rights of others
  • Display irresponsible behaviors
    • Lying
    • Stealing
    • Cheating
    • Physical fights
    • Disregard for others’ safety

Borderline Personality Disorder

  • Pattern of intense and chaotic relationships with affective instability and fluctuating attitudes toward other people.
  • One of the most disruptive personality disorders
  • Unstable and intense interpersonal relationships
  • Hallmark
    • “Splitting”
    • Manipulative
    • Demanding
    • Needy
    • Angry

Histrionic Personality Disorder

  • Characterized by colorful, dramatic, and extroverted behavior in excitable, emotional people.
    • Attention seeking
    • Flamboyant
    • Provocative
    • Portray themselves as victims
  • Some traits may be inherited, whereas others are related to a combination of genetic predisposition and childhood experiences.

Narcissistic Personality Disorder

  • Exaggerated sense of self-worth.
  • Extreme sense of arrogance, entitlement, and self-importance
    • Takes advantage of others
    • Lacks empathy
    • Grandiose
    • Manipulative