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More than one personality disorder ?

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pudddy Sat 29-Apr-17 17:14:44

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wfrances Sat 29-Apr-17 17:38:18

hi , i only have the 1 - bpd , (i think its the most common)
which ones do you have?

Gingernaut Sat 29-Apr-17 17:43:08

They can sometimes run in pairs.

Attention seeking PD often goes together with histrionic PD.

Narcissism and psychopathy are natural bedfellows.

There are a few where one can be mistaken for another.

pudddy Sat 29-Apr-17 17:43:21

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pudddy Sat 29-Apr-17 17:45:44

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wfrances Sat 29-Apr-17 17:50:24

i also suffer debilitating paranoia , but my psych believes that is from my ptsd - as the paranoia is linked to trauma triggers. so things he'd expect me to be paranoid about.

User1493481203 Sat 29-Apr-17 17:53:51

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Albadross Sat 29-Apr-17 18:05:42

All of these things have elements which manifest in different ways for different people - so where do you draw the line between something you experience as part of one PD, and it being a whole new PD or other co-morbid condition?

None of it is straightforward at all, and doctors don;t even have a totally clear picture because they only see you for short discrete amounts of time in a setting where there's already a certain dynamic set up.

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