Monday, January 30, 2017

Matching Game: Cluster B

When seen in a client, cluster B personality disorders aren't always easy to tell apart. On paper, it should be a little simpler. Here's a quick quiz: match the cluster B personality disorder with its symptom.

The disorders:

A. Antisocial personality disorder
B. Borderline personality disorder
C. Histrionic personality disorder
D. Narcissistic personality disorder

The symptoms:

1. Is uncomfortable in situations in which he or she is not the center of attention.
2. Is often envious of others or believes that others are envious of him or her.
3. Impulsivity or failure to plan ahead.
4. Chronic feelings of emptiness.

What do you say? Answers are in comments.

For more reading about all of the personality disorders, try:
These quizzes are more for fun. For exam-style questions and complete practice tests, try SWTP. Happy studying and good luck with the exam!

1 comment:

  1. Scroll down for answers....

    Antisocial --> Impulsivity (A3)
    Borderline --> Emptiness (B4)
    Histrionic --> Attentions (C1)
    Narcissistic --> Envious (D2)