Hysterical personality disorder

Other Names:
Histrionic personality
Labile personality
These people are constantly seeking attention, praise or reassurance and are always drawing attention to themselves. They are self-centred and tend to have little or no tolerance for delayed satisfaction or normal routine. Their emotions are rapidly shifting and often expressed with inappropriate exaggeration while the style of speech remains impressionistic and lacking in detail.
Broader Problems:
Personality disorders
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET