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Personality disorder

personality disorder

general term for a group of behavioural disorder's characterised by usually lifelong, ingrained, maladaptive patterns of deviant behaviour, lifestyle, and social adjustment that are different in quality from psychotic and neurotic symptoms; former designations for individuals with these personality disorder's were psychopath and sociopath.

See: antisocial personality disorder.


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Re: multiple personality disorder

HI Ip08, I read 'When rabbit howls' it touched me deeply. Has there been much research done on DID (although I think the original name is closer to the truth)?

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by Findthesoul
Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:03 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: multiple personality disorder
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People with misinformation are annoying

I disagree. First of all, it's not called Multiple Personality Disorder anymore, it's called Dissociative Identity Disorder. Secondly, it is a diagnosable mental ...

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by lp08
Sun Apr 25, 2010 4:38 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: multiple personality disorder
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Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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not well read is he?

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by Sabrina
Thu Jan 11, 2007 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

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by nikkiS
Tue Jan 09, 2007 6:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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