Diagnosis and Treatment of personality disorder

A Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment of Personality Disorder

The stigmatisation is high, but this should not stop people from seeking professional help. Personality disorder refers to adverse patterns of feelings, thinking, and behaviour. It involves observable and internal perception patterns. People living with personality disorder find it difficult to live a normal life. The Project Air Strategy has developed the Australian diagnosis and […]

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A Guide on Taking Care Of Australians Living With A Personality Disorder

It’s a challenge to live with a personality disorder. Giving support to a person with a personality disorder can be life-saving. However, it requires commitment and sacrifice. Caring for personality disorder patient can be stressful. At times, the caregivers have to deal with patients who are abusive to them. Caregivers need to have relevant knowledge […]

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Symptoms and Types of Personality Disorders

Symptoms include emotional instability, insecurity, impaired social relationships, and feelings of worthlessness. Personality disorders are mental health problems in which personality and behaviour cause you or others distress. There are 10 specific different types and potential causes of personality disorders, and the signs and symptoms are diverse. Personality disorders fall into 3 different clusters with similar […]

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What is Personality Disorder?

It can damage lives and relationships if left undiagnosed and untreated.  Personality disorders are mental health problems in which your attitudes, beliefs and behaviours cause you or others distress, as well as long-standing problems in your life. The word ‘personality’ refers to the pattern of thoughts, feelings and behaviour that makes each of us the […]

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Myth vs Fact: People With Borderline Personality Disorder Are Manipulative And Attention Seeking

The fact is that they suffer from instability of emotions and self-image. Misinformation births misunderstanding. Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a condition that innately carries a lot of stigma with it. Misconceptions about it make people afraid of suffering from the condition and therefore stop people from seeking treatment and instead create a negative perception […]