Personality Disorders: Types and Treatments

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Understand what a Personality Disorder (PD) is and ten specific types of them (identified by the DSM-5). In addition, master the four areas of functioning that are impacted by the PDs. Learn strategies for changing very rigid personality patterns. Apply what you've learned to actual case studies and review the key challenges involved with such problems. 

I explain anddescribe the topic of Personality Disorders and some of the ten characteristic types that cause problems in your family, job and friendship circles.
Case of Paul's PD
A clear description of someone who had an anti-social personality disorder and made a wreck of his life and the lives of his children and spouse.
Exercise on getting more Flexible
A short video that demonstrates a focused breathing exercise to help those who feel rigid become more flexible.
The Odd Personality Disorders
I define and add examples of the paranoid, schizoid and schizotypal PDs.
The Dramatic Personality Disorders
I define and add examples of the antisocial, borderline, histrionic and narcissistic PDs.
The Anxious Personality Disorders
I define and add examples of the avoidant, dependent and obsessive-compulsive PDs.
Exercises and Issues about PDs
Students will analyze four case examples in terms of proper PD labels and the best treatments for each condition.
Goodbye and hope to see you in other courses that I offer.
  • An interest in understanding what certain rigid personalities look like and the psychotherapies that can change those patterns.
Что Вы изучите?
  • Know how to identify and distinguish the ten different Personality Disorders that are defined in the DSM-5. Students will learn the best psychotherapeutic methods for treating these personality disorders. You will also work through examples that will enable you to test your knowledge of PDs and how psychotherapy can help them. Finally, we will review the key concepts regarding PDs that include clusters of symptoms, definitions and demographics.
Dr. J's Psychology
Dr. J's Psychology
Professor of Psychology

I have a Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Chicago and I'm a full-time faculty member in the Psychology Department at a large state university in California. I have taught at the college level for more than 20 years. I teach both in-person and online. Currently, I lecture on Abnormal Psychology, Critical Thinking, and the Field Placement Courses on a regular basis for students at our university. I love being with students in any sort of learning environment. 

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