Personality Disorders: Toward the DSM-V

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William O'Donohue, Katherine A. Fowler, Scott O. Lilienfeld
SAGE, May 23, 2007 - Psychology - 398 pages
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Personality Disorders: Toward the DSM-V offers a scientifically balanced evaluation of competing theoretical perspectives and nosological systems for personality disorders. Editors William T. O’Donohue, Scott O. Lilienfeld, and Katherine A. Fowler have brought together recognized authorities in the field to offer a synthesis of competing perspectives that provide readers with the richest and most nuanced assessment possible for each disorder. The result is a comprehensive, current, and critical summary of research and practice guidelines related to the personality disorders.
 

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Contents

Personality Disorders in Perspective
1
Axis II
21
Chapter 3 Paranoid Personality Disorder
41
Chapter 4 Schizoid Personality Disorder
63
Chapter 5 Schizotypal Personality Disorder
81
Chapter 6 Antisocial Personality Disorder and Psychopathy
109
Chapter 7 Borderline Personality Disorder
167
Chapter 8 Histrionic Personality Disorder
203
Chapter 10 Avoidant Personality Disorder
279
Chapter 11 Dependent Personality Disorder
307
Chapter 12 ObsessiveCompulsive Personality Disorder
325
Chapter 13 PassiveAggressive Depressive and Sadistic Personality Disorders
353
Index
375
About the Editors
391
About the Contributors
393
Copyright

Chapter 9 Narcissistic Personality Disorder
233

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William T. O’Donohue is a licensed clinical psychologist, professor of psychology and adjunct professor in the Department of Philosophy at University of Nevada, Reno, and a faculty member of the National Judicial College. He is widely recognized in the field for his proposed innovations in mental health service delivery, in treatment design and evaluation, and in knowledge of empirically supported cognitive behavioral therapies. He is a member of the Association for the Advancement for Behavior Therapy and served on the Board of Directors of this organization. Dr. O’Donohue has published over 50 books and 150 articles in scholarly journals and book chapters. For the past 14 years, he has been director of a free clinic that treats children who have been sexually abused and adults who have been sexually assaulted.

Katherine Fowler is an honors graduate student at Emory. She has a number of published articles to her credit, has engaged in long-term research projects, and has worked in clinical settings.

 

Scott O. Lilienfeld is professor of psychology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. The founder and editor of Scientific Review of Mental Health Practice, he is past president (2001-2002) of the Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology, Section III, Division 12 of the American Psychological Association. He has served on 10 editorial boards, including the Journal of Abnormal Psychology, Psychological Assessment, Perspectives on Psychological Science, and Clinical Psychology Review. Dr. Lilienfeld has published over 200 articles, book chapters, and books on personality disorders (particularly psychopathic personality), personality assessment, anxiety disorders, pseudoscience in psychology, and evidence-based practices in clinical psychology. His work on psychological science and pseudoscience has been featured in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Boston Globe, USA Today, the New Yorker, and Scientific American. In addition, he has appeared on 20/20, CNN, NPR, and numerous other radio programs.

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