In the United States, approximately one in five or nearly 43.8 million adults struggle with a mental health disorder in a given year. Further, one in 25 adults struggles with a serious mental illness. The stigma attached to mental health prevents people from talking about their troubles and seeking help from family or psychologists. As […]
A personality disorder is a mental disorder characterized by rigid and unhealthy thought patterns that negatively impact a person’s social encounters and behavior. People with personality disorders may have difficulties at work, school or home. They may also have trouble maintaining healthy relationships. Clinicians have divided personality disorders into three clusters.