• Histrionic Personality Disorder is one of the most ambiguous diagnostic categories in psychiatry. (frontiersin.org)
  • Histrionic personality disorder (HPD) is the only modern category in diagnostic classifications that conserved a derivative of the old concept Hysteria ( Sulz, 2010 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • What may be less familiar is a mental illness his lawyers are connecting with him: Histrionic personality disorder. (cnn.com)
  • The defense attorneys say they intend to offer expert testimony from a psychologist who 'will explain that the words, tones, requests and statements made in the letters are consistent with a person who suffers from a Histrionic Personality Disorder,' according to documents. (cnn.com)
  • About 2% to 3% of the general population is thought to have histrionic personality disorder, she said. (cnn.com)
  • People with histrionic personality disorder may even threaten or attempt suicide for the sake of getting attention. (cnn.com)
  • It's important to seek help if you believe you have symptoms of histrionic personality disorder, especially if it's causing trouble in your romantic or professional life. (cnn.com)
  • The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) is one of the most frequently used personality tests in mental health . (mentalhelp.net)
  • This audiobook will seek to define cognitive dissonance as it relates to narcissists, toxic people, psychopaths, and other mentally ill or personality-disordered individuals. (audible.com)
  • The personality disorder can run in families, suggesting a genetic connection, but children may also be influenced by their parents in ways that would lead kids to crave attention or be confused about how to get parents' approval. (cnn.com)
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