Schizoid personality disorder

What is Schizoid personality disorder?

Schizoid personality disorder is a personality disorder characterized by a lack of interest in social relationships, a tendency towards a solitary lifestyle, secretiveness, emotional coldness, and apathy. Affected individuals may simultaneously demonstrate a rich, elaborate and exclusively internal fantasy world.

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Doctor, how can one help a schizoid personality disorder sufferer of 22 years of age and what is the prognosis for this type of...

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prognosis depends on psychotherapy outcome

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Schizoid personality disorder is...

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hi, im stuck....to the extreme. in 2012 i was made aware of codependency, the cycle of abuse, low self esteem/worth, depression, bdd, ptsd,...

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Please provide some more details

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My son aged 19 was diagnosed with schizoid personality disorder. He has been taking risdone 3mg, quitipin 25 mg, inderal 40 mg half tablet twice,...

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In case of schizoid personality, there is no need to give so many medicine. Better to keep him on...

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