Week 3: Personality Disorders Discussion: Treatment of Personality Disorders – Histrionic…

Week 3: Personality Disorders

 

Discussion: Treatment of Personality Disorders – Histrionic Personality Disorder

 

Explain the diagnostic criteria for your assigned personality disorder.

 

Explain the evidenced-based psychotherapy and psychopharmacologic treatment for your assigned personality disorder.

 

Describe clinical features from a client that led you to believe this client had this disorder. Align the clinical features with the DSM-5 criteria.

 

References

American Nurses Association. (2014). Psychiatric-mental health nursing: Scope and standards of practice (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Author. Standard 12 “Leadership” (pages 76-77)

Sadock, B. J., Sadock, V. A., & Ruiz, P. (2014). Kaplan & Sadock’s synopsis of psychiatry: Behavioral sciences/clinical psychiatry (11th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer. Chapter 4, “Theories of Personality and Psychopathology” (pp. 151–191) Chapter 22, “Personality Disorders” (pp. 742–762) Chapter 13, “Psychosomatic Medicine” (pp. 451–464)

Gabbard, G. O. (2014). Gabbard’s treatment of psychiatric disorders (5th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publications.

Chapter 68, “Paranoid, Schizotypal, and Schizoid Personality Disorders” Chapter 69, “Antisocial Personality Disorder” Chapter 70, “Borderline Personality Disorder” Chapter 71, “Histrionic Personality Disorder” Chapter 72, “Narcissistic Personality Disorder” Chapter 73, “Cluster C Personality Disorders

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American Psgton, DC: Author. “Personality Disorders”

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Perry, J. C., Presniak, M. D., & Olson, T. R. (2013). Defense mechanisms in schizotypal, borderline, antisocial, and narcissistic personality disorders. Psychiatry: Interpersonal & Biological Processes, 76(1), 32–52. doi:10.1521/psyc.2013.76.1.32

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Rees, C. S., & Pritchard, R. (2015). Brief cognitive therapy for avoidant personality disorder. Psychotherapy, 52(1), 45–55. doi:10.1037/a0035158

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Laureate Education. (2017a). A woman with a personality disorder [Interactive media file]. Baltimore, MD: Author.

 

Kernberg, O. (n.d.). Psychoanalytic psychotherapy for personality disorders: An Interview with Otto Kernberg, MD. [Video file]. Mill Valley, CA: Psychotherapy.net

Note: This video is approximately 94 minutes of length. You will access this article from Walden Library databases