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The Challenges Of Treating Personality Disorders

Dec 4, 2012 (Talk of the Nation) — Personality disorders represent some of the most challenging and mysterious problems in the field of mental health. People suffering from antisocial personality disorder or obsessive compulsive personality disorder are often misdiagnosed. The effects on the sufferers and their families can be wrenching.

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Benedict Carey, science reporter, The New York Times
Mark Lenzenweger, psychology professor, Binghamton University

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