Distancing: avoidant personality disorder / Martin Kantor. — Rev. and expanded p. cm. ISBN 0–––X (alk. paper). 1. Avoidant personality disorder. 2. Distancing has 32 ratings and 2 reviews. Carolina said: Even though I absolutely related to most of the examples, I expected to find some comfort reading. 1 quote from Distancing: Avoidant Personality Disorder, 2nd Edition: ‘Therefore, while social phobics and patients with AvPD both avoid out of fear, the.
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This book has been the only book I could find about the topic of avoidant personality disorder. Millon’s “Disorders of Personality” also has a very informative chapter on Avoidant Personality Disorder.
The book is great for differentiating the subtle differences among the many similar personality disorders. AvPD patience have strange beliefs.
Julie Pixie rated it liked it Mar 10, The avoidance reduction techniques presented in this book recognize that avoidants not only fear criticism expandef humiliation, but also fear being flooded by their feelings and being depleted if they express them.
Distancing: Avoidant Personality Disorder, 2nd Edition by Martin Kantor
Most useful to practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, and general readers interested in this relatively neglected personality disorder. Martin rated it djstancing was amazing Oct 24, Kantor takes us through the history of this disorder, and into clinical treatment rooms, to see and hear how avoidants think, feel, and recover.
Laurence Dubois rated it it was ok May 14, Kantor is clearly out of touch with the scientific community. Avoidant Personality Disorder, 2nd Edition. Preview — Distancing by Martin Kantor. Want to Read saving….
Kantor focuses on a misunderstood but common condition that brings severe and pervasive anxiety about social contacts and relationships. Acceptance is feared as much as rejection, because avoidants fear compromising their identity and losing personal freedom. Jun 17, Doan Huong rated it liked it.
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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Fear of intimacy and commitment keeps avoidants from forming close, meaningful relationships. Claire acoidant it liked it May 26, Jackal42 rated it it was amazing Dec 21, Graham Rollins rated it liked it Mar 19, I see the book a collection of symptoms and healing methods of Avoidant Personality Disorders. He offers psychotherapists a specific method for helping avoidants overcome their fear of closeness and commitments, and offers a guide for avoidants themselves to use for developing lasting, intimate, anxiety-free relationships.
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He offers psychotherapists a specific method for helping avoidants overcome their fear of closeness and commitments, and offers a guide for avoidants themselves to Natasha rated it liked it May 19, Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Most useful to practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, and general readers interested in this relatively neglected personality disorder.? Acoidant Personality Disorder, Revised and Expanded.
It is a must-read for anyone who is interested in human interaction. It is OK, but it is very plodding and slow reading.
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Clare rated it it was ok Jul 05, Kantor has been active with residency training programs at hospitals including Massachusetts General and Beth Israel in New York. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I don’t care what strange beliefs his patients have The psychiatric and psychological ad are in desperate need of a solid, in-depth examination of AvPD; this book isn’t it.