By Stuart C. Yudofsky
Featuring case vignettes from approximately 30 years of Dr. Yudofsky's scientific perform and incorporating the information of talented clinicians, educators, and learn scientists with whom he has collaborated all through that point, deadly Flaws: Navigating damaging Relationships With individuals with problems of character and personality uniquely captures the quickly expanding physique of medical and examine information regarding individuals with serious and protracted character and personality disorders.
Within those pages, the writer brings to lifestyles the psychopathologies of character and personality problems via brilliant vignettes in line with composites of his many sufferers and their most crucial relationships -- whereas meticulously altering the choosing proof and correct information to guard confidentiality.
Covering the scientific direction, remedy, genetics, biology, psychology, and damaging outcomes of hysterical (histrionic), narcissistic, delinquent, paranoid, obsessive-compulsive, addictive, borderline, and schizotypal character problems, deadly Flaws stands proud within the literature for those strong purposes: - it's written for an surprisingly vast viewers, from psychological healthiness scholars and trainees of all disciplines, to hugely skilled clinicians, to sufferers who are suffering from or are in harmful relationships with individuals with character disorders.- it's a hybrid -- half psychiatric textbook for clinicians and half self-help handbook for sufferers and consumers with character and personality issues. - it really is designed to complement therapy by means of supplying sufferers with functional, evidence-based information regarding character issues and personality flaws.- it really is quite priceless to sufferers who're in psychotherapy, partially, simply because they're entangled in harmful relationships with individuals with issues of character and/or character.- it really is written within the first individual, with the writer without delay speaking with a sufferer who both has a character or personality affliction or is in an enormous courting with anyone who has any such sickness. - it truly is worthy for those that are doubtful whether or not they or their household have character or personality problems, and who need to know extra approximately those stipulations and their remedies prior to you make a decision approximately securing the aid of a psychological surgeon.
Fatal Flaws: Navigating harmful Relationships With individuals with problems of character and personality is a compelling quantity that offers the fundamental info and a pragmatic experience of the medical adventure required to notify, orient, and help beginner psychological well-being pros and pro practitioners alike as they face the continued demanding situations of treating sufferers or consumers with character or personality problems. it's going to additionally end up to be a useful source in case you want useful and powerful assist in knowing and altering their harmful relationships with those that have serious and chronic issues of character and/or character.
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