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Cluster A Personality Disorders

by Howard Gerber on November 22, 2010

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The American Psychiatric Association defines a personality disorder as a pattern of behavior and inner experiences that are differs from what the individual’s culture expects. There are three main clusters of personality disorders. The first is Cluster A, which includes eccentric or odd disorders. The second is Cluster B, which includes emotional, dramatic, or erratic disorders. The third is Cluster C, which includes anxiety and fear disorders. [continue reading…]