Dependent Personality Disorder - Perth Psychology Clinic

Dependent Personality Disorder

COPE Centre Can Help You With Dependent Personality Disorder What is Dependent Personality Disorder? People with Dependent Personality Disorder have excessive dependent needs towards others. They find it difficult to leave “exploitative” or “abusive” relationships. They have been called “self-defeating” or “masochistic”. People with dependent personality disorders define themselves in the context of their relationships…

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Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder

COPE Centre can help you with Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder What is Obsessive-Compulsive Personality disorder? It is one of the most common personality disorders in the community. It is characterised by a constant preoccupation with details, scheduling, organization and/or rules. A focus on perfectionist goals and ‘productivity’ highly influences the enjoyment of everyday life and one’s…

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Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Narcissistic Personality Disorder  Narcissistic individuals try to keep their self-esteem by getting affirmation from others. They are people who have disproportionated sense of self-concern, and very sensitive to criticism. Our contemporary societies are reinforcing our narcissistic concerns. Social media and mass communication affect our sense of ourselves and expand our own insecurities, it is the…

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Borderline Personality Disorder 

Overview and Prevalence Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a complex mental health disorder which can severely affect how a person sees themselves, relates to others, and makes sense of the world around them. It is marked by an ongoing pattern of intense mood swings, unstable self-image, feelings of emptiness, difficulties managing anger, and impulsive, reckless…

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