Personality Disorder News and Research

RSS
Personality disorders, formerly referred to as character disorders, are a class of personality types and behaviors that the American Psychiatric Association (APA) defines as "an enduring pattern of inner experience and behavior that deviates markedly from the expectations of the culture of the individual who exhibits it".
Maternal personality disorder symptoms associated with insecure attachment in adolescent offspring

Maternal personality disorder symptoms associated with insecure attachment in adolescent offspring

BBRF hosts a free webinar on manipulating memories to help treat brain illness

BBRF hosts a free webinar on manipulating memories to help treat brain illness

New therapy approaches can help when medicine is not enough for schizophrenia and psychosis

New therapy approaches can help when medicine is not enough for schizophrenia and psychosis

SARS-CoV-2 infection may be a trigger of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein-associated disorder

SARS-CoV-2 infection may be a trigger of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein-associated disorder

Nurses and patients appreciate patient-initiated brief admission as a complement to outpatient psychiatric care

Nurses and patients appreciate patient-initiated brief admission as a complement to outpatient psychiatric care

Study reveals the prevalence of suicide ideation, attempts among people with premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Study reveals the prevalence of suicide ideation, attempts among people with premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Treating pediatric psychiatric disorders with psychotropic drugs reduces later substance use disorder risk

Treating pediatric psychiatric disorders with psychotropic drugs reduces later substance use disorder risk

Narcissism affects an individual's willingness to comply with COVID-19 mitigations

Narcissism affects an individual's willingness to comply with COVID-19 mitigations

Breastfeeding associated with improved maternal mental health outcomes

Breastfeeding associated with improved maternal mental health outcomes

Survey: One in seven Norwegian doctors exposed to physical assault

Survey: One in seven Norwegian doctors exposed to physical assault

Researchers study the effects of cocaine on patients diagnosed with schizophrenia

Researchers study the effects of cocaine on patients diagnosed with schizophrenia

Problem and non-problem gamblers differ in the gratifications sought from mobile gambling

Problem and non-problem gamblers differ in the gratifications sought from mobile gambling

Study investigates characteristics of high utilizers for psychiatric hospital services

Study investigates characteristics of high utilizers for psychiatric hospital services

People with borderline personality disorder may have difficulty in accessing health services

People with borderline personality disorder may have difficulty in accessing health services

Targeted brain stimulation dulls social pain

Targeted brain stimulation dulls social pain

Remote delivery of mental health care across the U.S. has increased dramatically

Remote delivery of mental health care across the U.S. has increased dramatically

Sociopaths less likely to comply with COVID mask, hygiene and social distancing

Sociopaths less likely to comply with COVID mask, hygiene and social distancing

Persistence of ADHD into adulthood linked to increased risk for car crashes

Persistence of ADHD into adulthood linked to increased risk for car crashes

Infant sleep problems can be linked to mental disorders in adolescence

Infant sleep problems can be linked to mental disorders in adolescence

Study analyzes the economic behavior of cocaine-dependent schizophrenia patients

Study analyzes the economic behavior of cocaine-dependent schizophrenia patients