Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder

Schizoid personality disorder

  A. A common pattern of detachment from social relationships and limited display of emotions in interpersonal settings, beginning in early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts, as indicated by four (or more) of the following: No desire to enter into close relationships, including as a member of the family , nor does he enjoy close relationships. He almost always prefers to act alone. He has little interest in sexual intimacy with another, even if he does. Even if he does, he enjoys little activity. They have no close friends or confidants other than their first-degree relatives. He does not care about the praise or the reproaches of others. Emotionally cold, disconnected, or has a monotonous affect.


Schizotypal personality disorder

 Cognitive and perceptual distortions and unusual behavior, as well as societal and interpersonal deficits, beginning in early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts, as indicated by five (or more) of the following: A common pattern that goes with:

It does not occur only during the course of schizophrenia, a bipolar disorder, a depressive disorder with psychotic features, another psychotic disorder, or the disorder within the scope of autism spectrum.

- Thoughts of being offended (does not include delusions of being offended).

-Oddly unusual thinking or speech (eg, vague, peripheral, metaphorical, too verbose or stereotypical).

Skepticism or skeptical thoughts. Inappropriate or limited affect. Behavior or appearance that is so unusual, unusual, or unusual that it seems odd.

- Not having close friends or confidants other than first-degree relatives.

-An extreme social anxiety that is not diminished by intimacy is accompanied by skeptical fears rather than negative self-evaluations.