personality disorders

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Summary: A major deviation from normal patterns of behavior.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Functional impairment in patients with schizotypal, borderline, avoidant, or obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
    Andrew E Skodol
    Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study
    Am J Psychiatry 159:276-83. 2002
  2. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI) questionnaire in a Spanish psychiatric population
    F Gutierrez
    Clinic Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:143-7. 2001
  3. pmc DSM-IV personality disorders in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
    Yueqin Huang
    Institute of Mental Health, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Br J Psychiatry 195:46-53. 2009
  4. ncbi The Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study: reliability of axis I and II diagnoses
    M C Zanarini
    Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 14:291-9. 2000
  5. pmc Revised NESARC personality disorder diagnoses: gender, prevalence, and comorbidity with substance dependence disorders
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:412-26. 2010
  6. ncbi Personality and substance dependence symptoms: modeling substance-specific traits
    Emily R Grekin
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:415-24. 2006
  7. doi Personality disorder types proposed for DSM-5
    Andrew E Skodol
    University of Arizona College of Medicine and Sunbelt Collaborative, 6340 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718, USA
    J Pers Disord 25:136-69. 2011
  8. ncbi Temperament and character personality profiles and personality disorders in chronic pain patients
    Rupert Conrad
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Pain 133:197-209. 2007
  9. pmc Change is not always linear: the study of nonlinear and discontinuous patterns of change in psychotherapy
    Adele M Hayes
    University of Delaware, DE, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:715-23. 2007
  10. ncbi A comparison between the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) and the self-rating version of the Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS)
    P Svanborg
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Psychiatry Section, Karolinska Institute, S171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 64:203-16. 2001

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  1. ncbi Functional impairment in patients with schizotypal, borderline, avoidant, or obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
    Andrew E Skodol
    Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study
    Am J Psychiatry 159:276-83. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare psychosocial functioning in patients with schizotypal, borderline, avoidant, or obsessive-compulsive personality disorder and patients with major depressive disorder and no personality disorder...
  2. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI) questionnaire in a Spanish psychiatric population
    F Gutierrez
    Clinic Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:143-7. 2001
    ..The psychometric properties of the Spanish version of Cloninger's Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI) were examined in a psychiatric population...
  3. pmc DSM-IV personality disorders in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
    Yueqin Huang
    Institute of Mental Health, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Br J Psychiatry 195:46-53. 2009
    Little is known about the cross-national population prevalence or correlates of personality disorders.
  4. ncbi The Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study: reliability of axis I and II diagnoses
    M C Zanarini
    Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 14:291-9. 2000
    ..Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis I Disorders (SCID-I) and the Diagnostic Interview for DSM-IV Personality Disorders (DIPD-IV). Fair-good median interrater kappa (.40-...
  5. pmc Revised NESARC personality disorder diagnoses: gender, prevalence, and comorbidity with substance dependence disorders
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:412-26. 2010
    We applied different diagnostic rules for diagnosing personality disorders to the NESARC epidemiological study of over 40,000 individuals...
  6. ncbi Personality and substance dependence symptoms: modeling substance-specific traits
    Emily R Grekin
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:415-24. 2006
    ..In addition, several personality traits were differentially associated with alcohol, drug, and tobacco symptomatology...
  7. doi Personality disorder types proposed for DSM-5
    Andrew E Skodol
    University of Arizona College of Medicine and Sunbelt Collaborative, 6340 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718, USA
    J Pers Disord 25:136-69. 2011
    The Personality and Personality Disorders Work Group has proposed five specific personality disorder (PD) types for DSM-5, to be rated on a dimension of fit: antisocial/psychopathic, avoidant, borderline, obsessive-compulsive, and ..
  8. ncbi Temperament and character personality profiles and personality disorders in chronic pain patients
    Rupert Conrad
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Pain 133:197-209. 2007
    ..8% of CPPs. The TCI provides further insight into the mechanisms underlying the development of chronic pain. This useful diagnostic instrument helps to economically and validly facilitate the identification of core PD features...
  9. pmc Change is not always linear: the study of nonlinear and discontinuous patterns of change in psychotherapy
    Adele M Hayes
    University of Delaware, DE, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:715-23. 2007
    ..We describe recent applications of these ideas and methods to the study of change in psychotherapy and encourage their use to complement more traditional clinical trial designs...
  10. ncbi A comparison between the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) and the self-rating version of the Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS)
    P Svanborg
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Psychiatry Section, Karolinska Institute, S171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 64:203-16. 2001
    ..In the present study, the BDI was compared with a self-rating version of the Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS-S) in 86 psychiatric patients with mainly affective and anxiety disorders...
  11. ncbi Short-interval test-retest interrater reliability of the Dutch version of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV personality disorders (SCID-II)
    Anoek Weertman
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 17:562-7. 2003
    ..of the Structured Clinical Interview (SCID-II: First, Spitzer, Gibbon, & Williams, 1995) for DSM-IV personality disorders (PDs). The SCID-II was administered to 69 in- and outpatients on two occasions separated by 1 to 6 weeks...
  12. pmc Personality features and personality disorders in chronic fatigue syndrome: a population-based study
    Urs M Nater
    Chronic Viral Diseases Branch, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 79:312-8. 2010
    ..Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) presents unique diagnostic and management challenges. Personality may be a risk factor for CFS and may contribute to the maintenance of the illness...
  13. ncbi Validity of the Type D personality construct in Danish post-MI patients and healthy controls
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Medical Psychology, Department of Psychology and Health, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 57:265-72. 2004
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  14. ncbi Traits associated with personality disorders and adjustment to military life: predictive validity of self and peer reports
    Edna R Fiedler
    Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX 78236 5300, USA
    Mil Med 169:207-11. 2004
    This study demonstrated that traits and features associated with several types of personality disorders are related to work performance and the ability to conform to requirements of military life...
  15. ncbi The prevalence of personality disorders in a community sample
    S Torgersen
    Department of Psychology, Oslo University, PO Box 1039, Blindern, N 0315 Oslo, Norway
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:590-6. 2001
    To our knowledge, no previous studies of personality disorders (PDs) in a large representative sample of the common population have been conducted.
  16. ncbi Temperament, character, and personality disorders: etiologic, diagnostic, treatment issues
    D M Svrakic
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for Psychobiology of Personality, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 106:189-95. 2002
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  17. pmc The interpersonal problems of the socially avoidant: self and peer shared variance
    Thomas L Rodebaugh
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, 63130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:331-40. 2010
    ..equation modeling, focusing on avoidant personality disorder traits as well as those of two comparison personality disorders (dependent and narcissistic)...
  18. ncbi Characterizing affective instability in borderline personality disorder
    Harold W Koenigsberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:784-8. 2002
    ..The authors also examined the subjective intensity with which moods are experienced and the association between instability and intensity of affect...
  19. doi Treatment response in major depression: effects of personality dysfunction and prior depression
    P Gorwood
    INSERM U675, CMME Sainte Anne Hospital, 100 rue de Santé, 75014 Paris, France
    Br J Psychiatry 196:139-42. 2010
    ..The impact of personality dysfunction on the outcome of treatment for depression remains debated...
  20. ncbi Personality disorder and the outcome of depression: meta-analysis of published studies
    Giles Newton-Howes
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Division of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Imperial College London, St Dunstan s Road, London W6 8RP, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:13-20. 2006
    ..There is conflicting evidence about the influence of personality disorder on outcome in depressive disorders...
  21. doi Personality disorders and mood disorders: perspectives on diagnosis and classification from studies of longitudinal course and familial associations
    Andrew E Skodol
    Sunbelt Collaborative, Tucson, AZ 85718, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:83-108. 2010
    The results of three rigorous studies of the naturalistic course of personality disorders indicate the following: (1) personality psychopathology improves over time at unexpectedly significant rates; (2) particular maladaptive ..
  22. ncbi Temperament, character, and personality disorders
    S M de la Rie
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 12:362-72. 1998
    ..of the TCI, and to examine the relationship between temperament, character (as measured by the TCI), and personality disorders (as measured by the VKP). The Dutch TCI has a good internal consistency. Some scales do intercorrelate...
  23. doi The brain's emotional foundations of human personality and the Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales
    Kenneth L Davis
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:1946-58. 2011
    ..Links with ontogenetic and epigenetic models of personality development are also presented. Potential novel clinical applications of the CARE maternal-nurturance system and the PLAY system are also discussed...
  24. doi Personality disorders and autism spectrum disorders: what are the connections?
    Tove Lugnegård
    Department of Adult Habilitation, Central Hospital, Karlstad, Sweden
    Compr Psychiatry 53:333-40. 2012
    The relationship between autism spectrum disorders/pervasive developmental disorders and personality disorders is not completely clear, although both concepts imply lifelong impairment...
  25. ncbi Frequency of comorbid personality disorders in bipolar and unipolar affective disorders
    Peter Brieger
    University Hospital for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Compr Psychiatry 44:28-34. 2003
    One expression of the complex relationship between personality and affective disorder is the comorbidity of personality disorders (PDs) with affective disorders...
  26. ncbi Personality disorders and depression
    M Fava
    Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Psychol Med 32:1049-57. 2002
    b>Personality disorders (PDs) were assessed among depressed out-patients by clinical interview before and after antidepressant treatment with fluoxetine to assess the degree of stability of PD diagnoses and determine whether changes in PD ..
  27. pmc Psychologic factors and risk of mortality after spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:628-33. 2009
    ..To identify the association of 2 distinct psychologic constructs, personality and purpose in life (PIL), with risk of early mortality among persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  28. pmc Personality disorders and psychosocial problems in a group of participants to therapeutic processes for people with severe social disabilities
    Carlos Salavera
    Departament de Psychology and Sociology, Education Faculty, Zaragoza University, C San Juan Bosco 7, 50009 Zaragoza, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 11:192. 2011
    ..The causes of this failure are not always known. This study investigates whether dropping-out is mediated by personality disorders or whether psychosocial problems are more important.
  29. pmc Relationship of personality disorders to the course of major depressive disorder in a nationally representative sample
    Andrew E Skodol
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:257-64. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of specific personality disorder comorbidity on the course of major depressive disorder in a nationally representative sample...
  30. doi Criminal recidivism in offenders with personality disorders and substance use disorders over 8 years of time at risk
    Marc Walter
    Psychiatric Hospital of the University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 186:443-5. 2011
    b>Personality disorders (PD) and substance use disorders (SUD) lead to high violent criminality. The influence of co-morbidity on recidivism remains unclear. Recidivism of 379 offenders was assessed at 8 years of follow-up...
  31. ncbi Influence of child and adolescent psychiatric disorders on young adult personality disorder
    S Kasen
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1529-35. 1999
    ..This study examines associations between childhood psychopathology and young adult personality disorder in a random sample of 551 youths, who were 9 to 16 years old at first assessment...
  32. ncbi Interrater reliability and internal consistency of the structured clinical interview for DSM-IV axis II personality disorders (SCID-II), version 2.0
    C Maffei
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Department of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, University of Milan School of Medicine, Italy
    J Pers Disord 11:279-84. 1997
    ..98 for dimensional judgements (Intraclass correlation coefficient). Internal consistency coefficients were satisfactory (.71-.94). The results suggest that the SCID-II 2.0 has adequate interrater and internal consistency reliability...
  33. ncbi Personality traits in schizophrenia and related personality disorders
    Kathryn M Camisa
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University, 1011 E 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Psychiatry Res 133:23-33. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi The efficacy of various modalities of psychotherapy for personality disorders: a systematic review of the evidence and clinical recommendations
    Roel Verheul
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:25-38. 2007
    ..The focus is on studies which include a wide range of DSM-IV-TR Axis II personality disorders. The results show that various psychotherapeutic treatments have proven to be efficacious with respect to ..
  35. ncbi Personality disorders and unmet needs among psychiatric inpatients
    Marianne Hayward
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 57:538-43. 2006
    This study sought to examine the association between unmet need and personality disorders in a sample of psychiatric inpatients...
  36. ncbi Quality of life and personality disorders in heroin abusers
    S Fassino
    Department of Neuroscience, Psychiatric Institute, University of Turin, Via Cherasco 11, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:73-80. 2004
    The aim of this study is to describe the personality disorders (PD) and personality profile of heroin-abusers and their quality of life (QoL), and to investigate the correlation between the two.
  37. ncbi Divalproex in the treatment of impulsive aggression: efficacy in cluster B personality disorders
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:1186-97. 2003
    ..disorders), but was observed in both intent-to-treat and evaluable data sets for patients with Cluster B personality disorders. In the Cluster B evaluable data set, statistically significant treatment differences favoring divalproex ..
  38. ncbi Personality and eating disorders: a decade in review
    Stephanie E Cassin
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr N W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:895-916. 2005
    ..and EDs published within the past decade, and presents a meta-analysis evaluating the prevalence of personality disorders (PDs) in anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN), and binge eating disorder (BED) as assessed by self-..
  39. pmc Delineating the structure of normal and abnormal personality: an integrative hierarchical approach
    Kristian E Markon
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 88:139-57. 2005
    ..Potential directions for future research on personality and psychopathology are discussed...
  40. doi Comorbid Axis I and Axis II disorders in early adolescence: outcomes 20 years later
    Thomas N Crawford
    Children in the Community Study, 100 Haven Ave, Ste 31F, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:641-8. 2008
    Although Axis II personality disorders in adolescence have been linked to psychopathology and psychosocial impairment in early adulthood, little is known about their effects over longer periods.
  41. pmc Self awareness and personality change in dementia
    K P Rankin
    University of California San Francisco Memory and Aging Center, CA 94143 1207, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:632-9. 2005
    ..However, self awareness of personality has not been quantified in these patient groups...
  42. ncbi Day treatment of patients with personality disorders: experiences from a Norwegian treatment research network
    Sigmund Karterud
    Department for Personality Psychiatry, Psychiatric Division, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Pers Disord 17:243-62. 2003
    ..Results from the University unit were not better than those from units at local hospitals or mental health centers...
  43. ncbi The heritability of cluster A personality disorders assessed by both personal interview and questionnaire
    Kenneth S Kendler
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Psychol Med 37:655-65. 2007
    b>Personality disorders (PDs) as assessed by questionnaires and personal interviews are heritable...
  44. ncbi The economic burden of personality disorders in mental health care
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders, Halsteren, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:259-65. 2008
    Some evidence suggests that personality disorders are associated with a high economic burden due to, for example, a high demand on psychiatric, health, and social care services...
  45. ncbi Gender differences in the prevalence of symptom disorders and personality disorders among poly-substance abusers and pure alcoholics. Substance abusers treated in two counties in Norway
    A S Landheim
    Department of Substance Abuse, Sanderud Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Eur Addict Res 9:8-17. 2003
    ..Gender differences in the prevalence of Axis I and II disorders in poly-substance abusers and pure alcoholics and between these two groups are explored...
  46. doi Social functioning of patients with personality disorder in secondary care
    Giles Newton-Howes
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Imperial College, Exhibition Rd, London SW72AZ, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1033-7. 2008
    ..This focus on axis I disorders can lead to overlooking patients' personality function. This study explored the social dysfunction associated with personality function and its severity within secondary care...
  47. ncbi Persistent social dysfunction in anxious and depressed patients with personality disorder
    H Seivewright
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:104-9. 2004
    ..To determine the long-term social function of psychiatric patients with anxiety and depressive disorders and to relate this to personality status and other factors...
  48. pmc Continuity of axes I and II: toward a unified model of personality, personality disorders, and clinical disorders
    Robert F Krueger
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, N414 Elliott Hall, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0344, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:233-61. 2005
    ..the DSM-IV-TR (APA, 2000), mental disorders are divided into two groups: Clinical Disorders (CDs) and Personality Disorders (PDs), and CD and PD diagnoses are recorded on two separate axes (Axes I and II, respectively)...
  49. ncbi Personality disorders do not influence the results of cognitive and behavior therapy for obsessive compulsive disorder
    L Dreessen
    Department of Medical Psychology, Faculty of Medicine, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Anxiety Disord 11:503-21. 1997
    ..The Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-III-R personality disorders (SCID-II) was taken before the start of treatment by an independent rater...
  50. doi Select comorbid personality disorders and the treatment of chronic depression with nefazodone, targeted psychotherapy, or their combination
    Rachel E Maddux
    Department of Psychology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 117:174-9. 2009
    ..The reasons for the poorer response, however, remain unclear. One potential factor is the presence of comorbid Axis II personality disorders (PDs), which occur at high rates among these patients.
  51. doi Long-term effects of transference interpretation in dynamic psychotherapy of personality disorders
    P Høglend
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, P O Box 85, Vinderen, 0319 Oslo, Norway
    Eur Psychiatry 26:419-24. 2011
    Only a few treatment studies of personality disorders (PD) patients are on longer-term psychotherapy, general outcome measures are used, and follow-up periods are usually short...
  52. ncbi Beliefs in personality disorders: a test with the personality disorder belief questionnaire
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 42:1215-25. 2004
    ..Another explanation is that many patients' position on the underlying dimensions is not high enough to lead to a DSM PD diagnosis, but high enough to lead to an elevated belief score...
  53. ncbi Effectiveness of treatment of childhood memories in cognitive therapy for personality disorders: a controlled study contrasting methods focusing on the present and methods focusing on childhood memories
    Anoek Weertman
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 45:2133-43. 2007
    ..effective way to change personality disorder related schemas and psychopathology in cognitive therapy for personality disorders. To test this hypothesis, a crossover design was used to compare the effectiveness of methods focusing on ..
  54. pmc Personality disorders in alcohol-dependent individuals: relationship with alcohol dependence severity
    U W Preuss
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Martin Luther University of Halle Wittenberg, E 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 15:188-95. 2009
    ..Characteristics of AD were obtained using standardized structured interviews. Diagnoses of DSM-IV personality disorders (PDs) were generated with SCID-II-PQ and SCID-II interviews...
  55. doi Non-completion of personality disorder treatments: a systematic review of correlates, consequences, and interventions
    Mary McMurran
    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:277-87. 2010
    ..Only two studies of interventions specifically aimed at reducing non-completion were identified. Implications for clinical practice and research are discussed...
  56. pmc Personality disorders and the 3-year course of alcohol, drug, and nicotine use disorders
    Deborah Hasin
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:1158-67. 2011
    Little is known about the role of a broad range of personality disorders in the course of substance use disorder (SUD) and whether these differ by substance...
  57. ncbi Personality disorders among alcoholic outpatients: prevalence and course in treatment
    Eugenia Zikos
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University Health Centre, 1025 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 55:65-73. 2010
    To determine the prevalence of concurrent personality disorders (PDs) among alcoholic men and women seeking outpatient treatment, and to examine their effect on the course of alcohol treatment.
  58. doi Personality disorders among patients accessing alcohol detoxification treatment: prevalence and gender differences
    Rocco L Picci
    Department of Mental Health, University of Torino San Luigi Gonzaga, Orbassano TO, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 53:355-63. 2012
    Alcohol abuse and dependence are frequently associated with psychiatric disorders and personality disorders (PDs) with differences among gender. However, only few studies investigated gender differences in PDs among alcoholics...
  59. ncbi Patients with addiction and personality disorder: Treatment outcomes and clinical implications
    Louisa Mc van den Bosch
    Forensic Psychiatric Institute Oldenkotte, Rekken, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:67-71. 2007
    The present review examines the outcomes of treatments focusing on substance abuse, on personality disorders, and on both the foci simultaneously. Clinical guidelines for the treatment of dually diagnosed patients are described.
  60. ncbi Interrater reliability of Thai version of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis II Personality Disorders (T-SCID II)
    Tinakon Wongpakaran
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:264-9. 2012
    Explore the interrater reliability of Thai version of Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Personality Disorders (T-SCID-II).
  61. ncbi Toward an integrative model of the spectrum of mood, behavioral and personality disorders based on fear and anger traits: II. Implications for neurobiology, genetics and psychopharmacological treatment
    Diogo R Lara
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Av Ipiranga, 6681, Pd 12A, Porto Alegre, RS 90619 900, Brazil
    J Affect Disord 94:89-103. 2006
    ..As a result, it is hypothesized that mood, behavioral and personality disorders share a neurobiological substrate according to combinations of fear and anger traits...
  62. doi Psychometric characteristics and clinical correlates of NEO-PI-R fearless dominance and impulsive antisociality in the Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study
    Edward A Witt
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, 231Psychology Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:559-68. 2010
    ..Inventory-Revised (NEO-PI-R; Costa & McCrae, 1992) using data from the Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study (baseline N = 733)...
  63. doi The Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory II: stability over time? A seven-year follow-up study of substance abusers in treatment
    Edle Ravndal
    SERAF Norwegian Centre for Addiction Research, Ulleval Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Eur Addict Res 16:146-51. 2010
    Measuring personality disorders among substance abusers may entail special problems related to the reliability and validity of the instruments...
  64. ncbi The children in the community study of developmental course of personality disorder
    Patricia Cohen
    Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:466-86. 2005
    ..in the Community (CIC) Study is an ongoing investigation of the course of psychiatric disorders including personality disorders (PDs) in an epidemiological sample of about 800 youths...
  65. ncbi [Personality disorders in an institution for ambulatory mental health care. Prevalence, type and severity, treatment indication and drop out]
    C A Ten Kate
    GGZ Duinen Bollenstreek Volwassenzorg, Postbus 3, 2215 ZG Voorhout, Netherlands
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:597-609. 2007
    b>Personality disorders occur frequently. The presence of one or more personality disorders can influence the severity of the symptoms and can affect coping, treatment indication and drop out.
  66. doi Instability and discontinuous change in the experience of therapeutic interaction: an extended single-case study of psychodynamic therapy processes
    Antje Gumz
    Department of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Leipzig, Leipzig
    Psychother Res 20:398-412. 2010
    ..Results indicate that the systematic inclusion of a measure of instability is worthwhile in investigations of discontinuous changes. This method allows the theoretical assumptions of the psychodynamic approach to be tested...
  67. ncbi Psychodynamic psychotherapy for personality disorders
    John M Oldham
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1465-7. 2007
  68. ncbi Stability and change in personality pathology: revelations of three longitudinal studies
    Lee Anna Clark
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, IA 52242 1407, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:524-32; discussion 594-6. 2005
    ..stable as the characteristic traits that underlie personality pathology, leading to the insight that DSM personality disorders are hybrids of more acute, "Axis I-like" symptoms that resolve more quickly and longer lasting affective, ..
  69. doi Commitment under pressure: experienced therapists' inner work during difficult therapeutic impasses
    Christian Moltu
    Helse Forde Psychiatric Clinic, Forde, Norway
    Psychother Res 20:309-20. 2010
    ..The participants' inner work on the two latter categories is identified as a key to the successful resolution of impasses...
  70. doi Personality disorders among alcohol-dependent patients manifesting or not manifesting cocaine abuse: a comparative pilot study
    Enrique Echeburua
    Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad del Pais Vasco, 20018 San Sebastian, Spain
    Subst Use Misuse 44:981-9. 2009
    This study assessed personality disorders (PDs) in 158 alcohol-dependent outpatients (62 manifesting cocaine abuse and 96 without cocaine abuse) with the International Personality Disorders Examination interview between 2003 and 2006...
  71. ncbi Randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of short-term dynamic psychotherapy and cognitive therapy for cluster C personality disorders
    Martin Svartberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Psychiatry 161:810-7. 2004
    This study compared the effectiveness of short-term dynamic psychotherapy and cognitive therapy for outpatients with cluster C personality disorders.
  72. doi Effectiveness of different modalities of psychotherapeutic treatment for patients with cluster C personality disorders: results of a large prospective multicentre study
    Anna Bartak
    Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders VISPD, Halsteren, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 79:20-30. 2010
    ..psychotherapeutic treatment, as defined by different settings and durations, for patients with cluster C personality disorders. The aim of this multicentre study was to compare the effectiveness of 5 treatment modalities for patients ..
  73. doi Word use of outpatients with a personality disorder and concurrent or previous major depressive disorder
    Marc L Molendijk
    Leiden University, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 48:44-51. 2010
    ..We conclude that the negative content and self-focus of written essays and high levels of discrepancy reflect a negative thinking style that is common to a range of psychiatric disorders rather than being specific to depression...
  74. doi Psychotherapy for personality disorders: short-term day hospital psychotherapy versus outpatient individual therapy - a randomized controlled study
    Espen Arnevik
    Department for Personality Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Eur Psychiatry 24:71-8. 2009
    ..day hospital psychotherapy (DHP) compared with outpatient individual psychotherapy (OIP) for patients with personality disorders (N=114)...
  75. ncbi A meta-analysis of the prevalence and usage of the personality disorder not otherwise specified (PDNOS) diagnosis
    Roel Verheul
    The Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders, Center of Psychotherapy De Viersprong, Halsteren, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 18:309-19. 2004
    ..A meta-analysis is reported of 51 studies reporting separate rates for the overall prevalence of specific personality disorders and PDNOS...
  76. ncbi Premorbid personality disorders in schizophrenia
    J J Rodriguez Solano
    Mental Health Service, Colmenar Viejo, Madrid, Spain
    Schizophr Res 44:137-44. 2000
    Premorbid personality disorders (PD) were studied retrospectively in 40 schizophrenic patients by interviewing the parents and patients who were reliable with the SCID-II. 85% of the patients had premorbid PDs...
  77. ncbi Comparison of brief dynamic and cognitive-behavioural therapies in avoidant personality disorder
    Paul M G Emmelkamp
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 189:60-4. 2006
    There is a paucity of controlled trials examining the effectiveness of individual psychotherapy in personality disorders, especially in patients with cluster C disorders.
  78. doi Self-esteem in patients with borderline and avoidant personality disorders
    L I Lynum
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 49:469-77. 2008
    ..Patients diagnosed with one or more personality disorders answered the questionnaire Index of Self Esteem as part of a comprehensive evaluation within the setting ..
  79. doi Attitudes of staff towards patients with personality disorder in community mental health teams
    Giles Newton-Howes
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:572-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to assess the attitudes of clinicians working with personality disordered patients...
  80. doi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster C personality disorders: a decision-analytic model in the Netherlands
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders VISPD, PO Box 7, 4660 AA Halsteren, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:51-9. 2011
    To conduct a formal economic evaluation of various dosages of psychotherapy for patients with avoidant, dependent, and obsessive-compulsive (ie, cluster C) personality disorders (Structured Interview for DSM-IV Personality criteria).
  81. doi Co-occurrence of avoidant personality disorder and child sexual abuse predicts poor outcome in long-standing eating disorder
    Karianne R Vrabel
    Research Institute, Modum Bad Psychiatric Center, Vikersund, Norway
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:623-9. 2010
    ..These results suggest that eating disorder, avoidant personality disorder, and sequelae after child sexual abuse are potential targets for treatment that need further investigation...
  82. ncbi Outpatient group psychotherapy following day treatment for patients with personality disorders
    Theresa Wilberg
    Department for Personality Disorders, Drug Addiction, and Liaison Psychiatry, Psychiatric Division, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Pers Disord 17:510-21. 2003
    ..and effectiveness of an outpatient group therapy program following day treatment for patients with personality disorders (PDs)...
  83. pmc An exploratory study of the relationship between diverse life events and specific personality disorders in a sample of suicide attempters
    Hilario Blasco-Fontecilla
    Department of Psychiatry, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avenida de los Reyes Catolicos 2, Madrid, Spain
    J Pers Disord 24:773-84. 2010
    ..Some LE-PD relationships appear independent of Axis I disorders in suicide attempters. This may offer a basis for specific targeted therapies or prevention programs aimed at decreasing suicidal risk...
  84. pmc Early alliance, alliance ruptures, and symptom change in a nonrandomized trial of cognitive therapy for avoidant and obsessive-compulsive personality disorders
    Jennifer L Strauss
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:337-45. 2006
    ..or obsessive-compulsive personality disorder who enrolled in an open trial of cognitive therapy for personality disorders. Treatment consisted of up to 52 weekly sessions...
  85. pmc The Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study (CLPS): overview and implications
    Andrew E Skodol
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10032, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:487-504. 2005
    The Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study (CLPS; Gunderson et al., 2000) was developed to fill gaps in our understanding of the nature, course, and impact of personality disorders (PDs)...
  86. ncbi The ADP-IV questionnaire: differential validity and concordance with the semi-structured interview
    Chris K W Schotte
    UZA, University Hospital Antwerp, Department of Psychiatry, and CAPRI, Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric Research Institute, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    J Pers Disord 18:405-19. 2004
    The Assessment of DSM-IV Personality Disorders questionnaire (ADP-IV) is a self-report measure of the DSM-IV Axis II personality disorders (PDs)...
  87. doi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster B personality disorders
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 196:396-403. 2010
    ..Recommendations on current clinical guidelines are informed by limited economic evidence...
  88. ncbi The relationship between five-factor personality measurements and ICD-10 personality disorder dimensions: results from a sample of 229 subjects
    P Brieger
    University Hospital for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    J Pers Disord 14:282-90. 2000
    This article examines the relationship between the five-factor model (FFM) and dimensional ICD-10 personality disorders. In a follow-up study of a child and adolescent psychiatric cohort, former patients and controls were assessed with ..
  89. ncbi The therapeutic alliance in the treatment of personality disorders
    Donna S Bender
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Department of Personality Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 11:73-87. 2005
    Because personality disorders are associated with significant impairment in interpersonal relationships, special issues and problems arise in the formation of a therapeutic alliance in the treatment of patients with these disorders...
  90. ncbi Novel applications of social-personality measures to the study of dementia
    P Mychack
    University of California, San Francisco, Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, San Francisco, CA 94143 1207, USA
    Neurocase 7:131-43. 2001
    ....
  91. doi Association of personality disorders, family conflicts and treatment with quality of life in opiate addiction
    A Karow
    Department of Psychiatry und Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 14:38-46. 2008
    ..Our hypotheses were that drug use, comorbid personality disorders and social problems are associated with worse QOL...
  92. ncbi Psychosocial impairment and treatment utilization by patients with borderline personality disorder, other personality disorders, mood and anxiety disorders, and a healthy comparison group
    Emily B Ansell
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 48:329-36. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that BPD as well as other personality disorders are a source of considerable psychologic distress and functional impairment equivalent to, and at times ..
  93. pmc Stability of functional impairment in patients with schizotypal, borderline, avoidant, or obsessive-compulsive personality disorder over two years
    Andrew E Skodol
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 35:443-51. 2005
    ....
  94. pmc Tridimensional Personality Questionnaire data on alcoholic violent offenders: specific connections to severe impulsive cluster B personality disorders and violent criminality
    Roope Tikkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 7:36. 2007
    ..currently re-evaluated from a continuous perspective, and the evolving DSM-V classification may describe personality disorders dimensionally...
  95. ncbi Synthesizing dimensional and categorical approaches to personality disorders: refining the research agenda for DSM-V Axis II
    Robert F Krueger
    University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:S65-73. 2007
    ..utility of dimensional approaches to diagnosis, signaling the need to consider a dimensional approach for personality disorders in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-V)...
  96. pmc Prospective assessment of treatment use by patients with personality disorders
    Donna S Bender
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:254-7. 2006
    ..of mental health treatments over a three-year period among patients with schizotypal, borderline, avoidant, or obsessive-compulsive personality disorders compared with patients with major depressive disorder and no personality disorder.
  97. ncbi Do comorbid personality disorders moderate panic-focused psychotherapy? An exploratory examination of the American Psychiatric Association practice guideline
    Barbara L Milrod
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:885-91. 2007
    ..for panic disorder recommends psychodynamic psychotherapy for panic disorder patients with comorbid personality disorders. No data underlie this recommendation...
  98. ncbi Dissociative disorders among adults in the community, impaired functioning, and axis I and II comorbidity
    Jeffrey G Johnson
    Columbia University and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, Box 47, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:131-40. 2006
    To investigate the association of dissociative disorder (DD) with impaired functioning and co-occurring Axis I and personality disorders among adults in the community.
  99. ncbi Bipolar obsessive-compulsive disorder and personality disorders
    Giuseppe Maina
    Department of Neuroscience, Anxiety and Mood Disorders Unit, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Bipolar Disord 9:722-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore the comorbidity of personality disorders in a group of patients with OCD and comorbid bipolar disorder (BD).
  100. ncbi A Delphi survey of the views of adult male patients with personality disorders on psychoeducation and social problem-solving therapy
    Mary McMurran
    School of Community Health Sciences, Division of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Crim Behav Ment Health 17:293-9. 2007
    Psychoeducation and social problem-solving therapy are treatment components that work well in tandem for offenders with personality disorders, hence it is worthwhile to maintain and improve their effectiveness.
  101. ncbi Personality traits distinguishing dementia with Lewy bodies from Alzheimer disease
    James E Galvin
    Alzheimer Disease Research Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Neurology 68:1895-901. 2007
    ..To identify personality traits that distinguish dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) from Alzheimer disease (AD)...

Research Grants94

  1. FACTORS AFFECTING THE ACCURACY OF PERSONALITY JUDGEMENT
    DAVID FUNDER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..From the client's perspective, many problems in living and several of the major personality disorders are directly relevant to or even stem directly from deficiencies in the accuracy of social perception...
  2. Bupropion VS Placebo to Treat Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..assessments will include the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV, the Structured Interview for DSM-IV Personality Disorders, the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Modified for PG (YBOCS-PG), the Hollingshead Scale, the NORC ..
  3. 5HTT and 5-HT2A Receptors in Impulsive Aggression and Effects of Fluoxetine
    Larry J Siever; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..receptor binding of [11C] MDL100907 in the orbital frontal cortex in 60 patients with impulsive aggressive personality disorders with current physical aggression at baseline prior to a twelve week treatment trial of fluoxetine or ..
  4. Predictors of Treatment Response Relapse and Recurrence in Major Depression
    W Edward Craighead; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In view of advances in functional brain imaging, molecular and cellular neurobiology, genetics, and personality disorders and a number of promising findings in small studies, it is propitious to conduct studies to determine ..
  5. Predictors of Treatment Response Relapse and Recurrence in Major Depression
    W Craighead; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In view of advances in functional brain imaging, molecular and cellular neurobiology, genetics, and personality disorders and a number of promising findings in small studies, it is propitious to conduct studies to determine ..
  6. Drug Abuse and Risky Sex in Borderline Personality
    Ulrike Feske; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of BPD covaries with substance use and risky sex beyond the variance accounted for by co-occurring personality disorders and major depression; 2) ECF capacity mediates the association between BPD and judgment of risk associated ..
  7. Drug Abuse and Risky Sex in Borderline Personality
    ULRIKE NONE FESKE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of BPD covaries with substance use and risky sex beyond the variance accounted for by co-occurring personality disorders and major depression;2) ECF capacity mediates the association between BPD and judgment of risk associated ..
  8. Drug Abuse and Risky Sex in Borderline Personality
    Ulrike Feske; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of BPD covaries with substance use and risky sex beyond the variance accounted for by co-occurring personality disorders and major depression; 2) ECF capacity mediates the association between BPD and judgment of risk associated ..
  9. Addiction and Subsequent Schizophrenia: A Link?
    Serge Sevy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..to examine the association between decision-making and variables such as gender, conduct and antisocial personality disorders, impulse control disorders, and symptom dimensions...
  10. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Diagnostic Interview for Borderlines (DIB-R) and relevant sections of the Structured Interview for DSM-IV Personality Disorders (SIDP-IV)...
  11. HARVARD BROWN ANXIETY RESEARCH PROJECT
    Martin Keller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..2) examine predictors/mediating variables, such as stressful life events, depression, substance abuse, and personality disorders, associated with the course of anxiety disorders; describe medication received and investigate the ..
  12. Integrating Process and Structure in Personality
    William Fleeson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..b>Personality disorders such as borderline or histrionic may be characterized by unmanageably high variability whereas others such ..
  13. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    Geraldine Downey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..cope in self-defeating ways, extreme forms of which are captured in Borderline (BPD) and Avoidant (APD) Personality Disorders. BPD is characterized by volatile relationships involving angry, impulsive and self-injurious reactions to ..
  14. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    GERALDINE A DOWNEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cope in self-defeating ways, extreme forms of which are captured in Borderline (BPD) and Avoidant (APD) Personality Disorders. BPD is characterized by volatile relationships involving angry, impulsive and self-injurious reactions to ..
  15. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    Geraldine Downey; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..cope in self-defeating ways, extreme forms of which are captured in Borderline (BPD) and Avoidant (APD) Personality Disorders. BPD is characterized by volatile relationships involving angry, impulsive and self-injurious reactions to ..
  16. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    GERALDINE A DOWNEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cope in self-defeating ways, extreme forms of which are captured in Borderline (BPD) and Avoidant (APD) Personality Disorders. BPD is characterized by volatile relationships involving angry, impulsive and self-injurious reactions to ..
  17. Neural Substrates of Emotion in Borderline Patients
    Erin Hazlett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..in three rigorously screened groups: 26 BPD patients (with no comorbid Axis I disorder or Cluster A or C personality disorders), 26 non-BPD patients (with a diagnosis of schizotypal personality disorder and no comorbid Cluster B or C ..
  18. Impulsivity, Neural Deficits, and Cocaine Relapse
    Bryon Adinoff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..including substance use, eating, gambling, bipolar, attention deficit, antisocial and borderline personality disorders, and may explain the common co-occurrence of these disorders and their high rates of relapse...
  19. Impulsivity, Neural Deficits, and Cocaine Relapse
    BRYON H ADINOFF; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..including substance use, eating, gambling, bipolar, attention deficit, antisocial and borderline personality disorders, and may explain the common co-occurrence of these disorders and their high rates of relapse...
  20. Comparing Alternative Dimensional Approaches to Personality Diagnosis
    Drew Westen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Although personality disorders (PDs) and subthreshold personality pathology are increasingly implicated as diatheses and moderators of treatment response for many Axis I disorders, researchers have identified a number of problems that ..
  21. Comparing Alternative Dimensional Approaches to Personality Diagnosis
    Drew Westen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Although personality disorders (PDs) and subthreshold personality pathology are increasingly implicated as diatheses and moderators of treatment response for many Axis I disorders, researchers have identified a number of problems that ..
  22. DEVELOPMENT OF ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY DISORDERS
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..In secondary analyses, we will also examine a broad range of developmental outcomes of children with disruptive behavior disorders who do not develop Antisocial Personality. ..
  23. M-CPP/PET IN IMPULSIVE PERSONALITY DISORDERS
    Larry Siever; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..as temporal and cingulate cortex (secondary hypotheses) are blunted in patients with impulsive/aggressive personality disorders. These studies build on a body of evidence that reduced serotonergic activity as reflected in reduced ..
  24. Axis I & Axis II Psychiatric Disorders in Norwegian Twin
    Kenneth Kendler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..b>Personality disorders (PDs) aggregate in families, and existing twin studies suggest this familial aggregation is due partly to ..
  25. MEDICATED & UNMEDICATED ADHD BOYS AT MIDLIFE (35 TO 45)
    Jan Loney; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..functioning and to answer questions about selected adult psychiatric outcomes: adult/residual ADHD, personality disorders (e.g...