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ALLMedicine™ Avoidant Personality Disorder Center

Research & Reviews  57 results

Incorporating narrative repair in the treatment of avoidant personality disorders: A ca...
Journal of Clinical Psychology; Lind M, Simonsen S et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Avoidant personality disorder (AvPD) is characterized by multiple struggles, including shyness, feelings of inadequacy, and hypersensitivity to interpersonal judgments. Research indicates that people with AvPD also show disturbances in narrative i...

Building the alliance and using experiential techniques in the early phases of psychoth...
Journal of Clinical Psychology; Centonze A, Popolo R et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Individuals experiencing avoidant personality disorder (AvPD) tend to make sense of social interactions via maladaptive self-and other attributions. They also experience difficulties in recognizing emotions. A further feature of AvPD psychopatholo...

Group schema therapy for patients with cluster-C personality disorders: A case study on...
Journal of Clinical Psychology; Bachrach N, Arntz A

Feb 5th, 2021 - This article presents a clinical illustration of group schema therapy (GST) for cluster-C personality disorders (CL-C PDs) to provide therapists an example on how one can perform GST for CL-C PDs and break through persistent avoidance and control ...

Avoidant personality disorder and social functioning: A longitudinal, observational stu...
Personality Disorders; Kvarstein EH, Antonsen BT et. al.

Jan 29th, 2021 - Avoidant personality disorder (AvPD) is an understudied, severe disorder. This study includes a clinical sample of AvPD patients (N = 460) treated within specialist mental health services. Social functioning was repeatedly assessed by self-report:...

Commentary about social avoidance and its significance in adolescents and young adults.
Psychiatry Research; Simon AE, Keller P et. al.

Jan 20th, 2021 - Social avoidance in young patients is a clinically worrisome phenomenon that characterizes impending schizophrenia, but that also constitutes a core phenomenon in avoidant personality disorder (AvPD), schizoid personality disorder (ScPD), and in a...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Treatment of Social Phobia

Jan 18th, 2018 - The primary goal of the present study is to identify the mediators and moderators of change in the treatment of social phobia and, in so doing suggest a common mechanism of action for all brief psychosocial interventions. Perceived self-efficacy o...

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News  2 results

Fast Five Quiz: Personality Disorders

Jan 9th, 2019 - For patients with a suspected diagnosis of avoidant personality disorder, evaluating for the presence of other psychiatric disorders, particularly major depression, substance abuse, and other anxiety disorders, is extremely important. The possibil...

Psychiatric Diagnoses Common in Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria
Robert Finn

Nearly half of all patients with chronic idiopathic urticaria have Axis I psychiatric diagnoses and 45% have Axis II diagnoses, a new study shows. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and major depression were the most common Axis I diagnoses among.

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