Personality disorders affect millions of people worldwide. Think you know the gamut of these mental health conditions? Test your knowledge with this quiz.
Question 1 of 20
What are common characteristics of personality disorders?
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What percentage of people in the United States lives with a personality disorder in a given year?
Question 3 of 20
Someone quick to brag or show off may show signs of which personality disorder?
Question 4 of 20
Which of the following is NOT a personality disorder?
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Is obsessive-compulsive personality disorder the same as obsessive-compulsive disorder?
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Your friend, who seemed to be in good spirits a moment earlier, turned visibly angry and anxious after seeing something on TV she didn't like. Her sour mood and angry demeanor continued for several hours. This drastic change of mood might be attributed to which of the following?
Question 7 of 20
Avoidant personality disorder relies on which of the following?
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What are the names of personality disorder "clusters"?
Question 9 of 20
Do personality disorders carry clinical diagnoses? In other words, can they be measured by doctors?
Question 10 of 20
Which factors play a role in a person developing a personality disorder?
Question 11 of 20
Which two personality disorders are often confused with one another?
Question 12 of 20
What are the defining characteristics of antisocial personality disorder?
Question 13 of 20
Can people tell if others might have personality disorders?
Question 14 of 20
Scarlett O'Hara's over-the-top theatrics and flirtatious yet uninterested attitude in the film "Gone with the Wind" are characteristic of which personality disorder?
Question 15 of 20
A person who feels the need to begin another romantic relationship immediately after the previous one ends may show signs of which disorder?
Question 16 of 20
Personality disorders are a serious matter. Which of the following have been observed in people living with these conditions?
Question 17 of 20
How can friends and family members help people with personality disorders?
Question 18 of 20
Which group of mental health disorders does NOT usually occur alongside personality disorders?
Question 19 of 20
Around what time were personality disorders added to the list of diagnosable mental health conditions?
Question 20 of 20