Cluster C personality disorders


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Cluster C personality disorders

A group of personality disorders in which anxious and fearful behavior is a prominent feature. This group includes dependent, avoidant, and obsessive-compulsive personality disorders.
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4%) met the criteria of at least one cluster C personality disorder The most common diagnoses among these disorders were avoidant (7.
Cluster C personality disorders characterize three personality disorders that may be responsive to a variety of treatment techniques.
The short-term treatment of Cluster C personality disorders is not only appropriate, but it is flexible enough to accommodate the regulations imposed upon treatment by outside forces such as health maintenance organizations that are concerned with time-limited remediation (Eskedal, 1998).