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Cluster B Personality Disorders are characterized by _______ behaviors.
DRAMATIC, EMOTIONAL or ERRATIC
Antisocial Personality Disorder involves a pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the ___________.
RIGHTS OF OTHERS
For a diagnosis of Antisocial Personality Disorder, the individual must be at least _____ years old and have a history of _________ by age 15.
2. CONDUCT DISORDER
Individuals diagnosed with Antisocial Personality Disorder frequently perform acts that ___________ and manipulate others for the purpose of ___________.
1. VIOLATE THE LAW
2. PERSONAL GAIN
Individuals diagnosed with Antisocial Personality Disorder tend to exhibit lower-than-average levels of physiological ____________, which may predispose them to antisocial behaviors.
In treating individuals with Antisocial Personality Disorder, it is important for the therapist to guard against their tendency to ___________ and to provide them opportunities for ___________.
1. LIE and MANIPULATE
Borderline Personality Disorder involves a pervasive pattern of ____ in interpersonal relationships, self-image, and ________ and marked impulsivity.
People with Borderline Personality Disorder are extremely fearful of ____________ and may engage in impulsive and extreme behaviors to keep other people with them.
In interpersonal relationships, Borderlines typically exhibit a pattern of inital __________ that is quicly followed by devaluation.
Histrionic Personality Disorder involves a pervasive pattern of emotionality and ___________.
Individuals with Histrionic Personality Disorder fish for compliments on their ________ and are easily upset by criticism.
Individuals with Histrionic Personality Disorder are often inappropriately sexually ___________.
SEDUCTIVE or PROVOCATIVE
The essential feature of Narcissistic Personality Disorder is a pattern of ___________, need for admiration, and lack of __________.
People with Narcissistic Personality Disorder expect to be catered to and, when they aren't they may react with an intense feeling of ___________.
HUMILIATION, DEGRADATION or EMPTINESS.